Saturday, February 18, 2017

Episode 30: Moving Along



Starting Lineup (Introductions):
None

Presser (Weeks in Review):
Super Bowl
Little man sick
Car dying
Mom's anniversary
Training at work
Charity volleyball game

1st Downs (WIPs):
Cable Slippers

Touchdowns (FOs):
Preemie hat #3
Preemie hat #4

Turnovers (Mistakes):
Miscrossed cable on my slippers

Training Camp (Future Projects):
Hemione's Everyday Socks
Blanket for little man

Concessions (Purchases):
Galerie d' Apollon by Emma Wright (from Handmade and Woolen podcast episode 44)

Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
Sycamore Row by John Grisham
See You At the Top by Zig Ziglar
Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodi Arias by Jane Velez Mitchell
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert
The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D. by Nichole Bernier
Wonderwolle podcast
They Knit Too podcast
The Power Purls podcast
The Knitting Expat podcast

Post Game (Wrap Up):
Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 3/4

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Episode 29: Hello Again


 Starting Lineup (Introductions):
Donna (ZoSew on Ravelry)

Presser (Weeks in Review):
Holidays
Work busy
2017 word is brave

1st Downs (WIPs):
Birthday Morning Shawl
Preemie hat #3

Touchdowns (FOs):
Clark's Christmas Monster
Preemie hats #1 & #2
Snappy Hat
Golden Snitch Dishcloth

Turnovers (Mistakes):
Lost Root Beer City Rollers
Clark's Christmas socks coming out too small

Training Camp (Future Projects):
Flax pullover
The World's Simplest Mittens
Hemione's Everyday Socks
Slippers

Concessions (Purchases):
Misti Alpaca Handpaint Sock in Rumba Red from Fairy Little Podcast and 2KnitNCrochet
Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
The Lake of Dreams by Kim Edwards
The Irish Cottage Murder by Dicey Deere
Eyes Wide Open by Andrew Gross
Shadow Spell by Nora Roberts
Adnan's Story by Rabia Chaudry
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
See You At the Top by Zig Ziglar
Sycamore Row by John Grisham
My Kitchen Rules
E.T.
Muppets Most Wanted
10,000 Stitches
The Yarnhoarder
The Victorian Studio
Yarnderwoman

Post Game (Wrap Up):
Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 2/18

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Episode 28: Blah Blah Blah



Starting Lineup (Introductions):
None

Presser (Weeks in Review):
Hubby's cousin passing away
Work has been crazy
TIme change
Halloween
Anniversary
BIL in town
Election
Veteran's Day

1st Downs (WIPs):
University Mitts
Clark's Christmas Monster

Touchdowns (FOs):
Preemie hat #23
Cable Twist Hat
Root Beer City Rollers
Blue Artichokes
Gerri Hat

Turnovers (Mistakes):
Dropped stitch on Clark's Christmas monster

Training Camp (Future Projects):
Flax pullover
Rye socks


Concessions (Purchases):
Undead Yarn Vamphyri in Midnight (won from the Kitchen Stitches podcast)
Knit Picks Stroll Fingering in Sapphire Heather
Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Superwash in Celestial

Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
Dark Witch by Nora Roberts
Silver Linings by Debbie Macomber
The Lake of Dreams by Kim Edwards
Hawaii Five-O
Blue Bloods
Once Upon a Time
Hanna on the Road podcast
The First podcast
The John O'Leary podcast
The Brian Buffini podcast
Dramatic Knits
Carolina Fiber Girls

Post Game (Wrap Up):
Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 11/26

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Episode 27: Back To Reality


Starting Lineup (Introductions):
None

Presser (Weeks in Review):
Little man's birthday
Back to school events
No homework this year!
Soccer
Falling in the mud
Bullying

1st Downs (WIPs):
Bumpy Road 2.0
Little Angel Baby Blanket
Root Beer City Rollers
Birthday Morning Shawl
Blue Artichokes
Joy Ornament
Doctor Who blanket square #12
Preemie hats #23 

Touchdowns (FOs):
Birthday Spider-Man
Danielle's Baby Sweater
Giants Bankhead Hat
Tigers Market Bag

Turnovers (Mistakes):
Error (again) on colorwork on the University Mitts
Ladders on bankhead hat 

Training Camp (Future Projects):
Hats for Dramatic Knits Operation Chemo Comfort KAL  

Concessions (Purchases):
Filament Magazine (won from the Geeky Girls Knit podcast)

Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
Killer Gourmet by G.A.McKevett
Murder in Merino by Sally Goldenbaum
The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood
Dark Witch by Nora Roberts
Unlocking the Truth
Dancing With the Stars
Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition
This Is Us
Empire
Designated Survivor
How To Get Away With Murder
Hell's Kitchen
Hue Loco with Nicole (hueloco on Ravelry)
Legacy Knitz with Chelsea (chelseaknitz on Ravelry) and Sue (knit24 on Ravelry)
Carolina Fiber Girls
A Homespun House
Down Cellar Studio
InasKnit
Give Me A Crown
Fairy Little
Undisclosed
Serial

Post Game (Wrap Up):

Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 10/15

Saturday, September 3, 2016

Episode 26: Football Ya'll



Starting Lineup (Introductions):
None

Presser (Weeks in Review):
Huckleberry Railroad
Back to school shopping
Michigan State visit
Wedding
School open house
Dentist
1st MSU football game of the season

1st Downs (WIPs):
Bumpy Road 2.0
Little Angel Baby Blanket
Root Beer City Rollers
Birthday Morning Shawl
Tiger Market Bag
Blue Artichokes
Joy Ornament
Birthday Spider-Man

Touchdowns (FOs):
Preemie hats #21 & #22
Doctor Who blanket square #11

Turnovers (Mistakes):
Error on colorwork on the University Mitts

Training Camp (Future Projects):
Baby sweater for co-worker

Concessions (Purchases):
Bag from Bags by Awesome Grannie (won from The Dyers Notebook)
Isaac Mizrahi Craft Little Red in Huntsman

Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
Tea With Jam and Dread Tamar Myers
Killer Gourmet by G.A.McKevett
Ice Road Truckers
Ghost Hunters
Paranormal Witness
Kung Fu Panda 3
Muppets From Space

Post Game (Wrap Up):

Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 9/17

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Episode 25: Preemie Hats Galore


Starting Lineup (Introductions):
1) MittenKnittin from The Mitten on Knittin' podcast
2) Shout out from JanElinRN of the Knit Scents podcast

Presser (Weeks in Review):
1) Watching a ot of the Olympics
2) Party at the pediatrician's office
3) End of summer camp
4) Anniversary of meeting my DH

1st Downs (WIPs):
University Mitts
Preemie hat #21

Touchdowns (FOs):
Preemie hats #15-20

Turnovers (Mistakes):
None

Training Camp (Future Projects):
Stuffie for little man's birthday

Concessions (Purchases):
Stitch markers from The Victorian Studio podcast

Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
Can't Stop Believing by Jodi Thomas
Knit to Be Tied by Maggie Sefton
The Silence of the Llamas by Anne Canadeo
Tea With Jam and Dread by Tamar Myers
The Fat Squirrel Speaks

Post Game (Wrap Up):

Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 9/3

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Episode 24: The Thing Called Life



Starting Lineup (Introductions):
None
Presser (Weeks in Review):
Anemia
Cousin's wedding
Behavior issues
Olympics
Football is back!

1st Downs (WIPs):
Bumpy Road 2.0
Little Angel Baby Blanket
Root Beer City Rollers
Birthday Morning Shawl
Tiger Market Bag
Blue Artichokes
Preemie hat #15

Touchdowns (FOs):
Ornaments that Rock! 
Doctor Who blanket squares #9 and #10
Preemie hats #13 & 14

Turnovers (Mistakes):
Dropped stitches on the Birthday Morning shawl

Training Camp (Future Projects):
University Mitts
Preemie hat a day for the Ravelleics
Stuffie for little man's birthday

Concessions (Purchases):
None

Film Room (Books, TV, etc):
Carpool Confidential by Jessica Benson
Harbor by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Can't Stop Believing by Jodi Thomas
The Peanuts Movie
Super Buddies
Duolingo
The Mitten on Knittin' podcast
Adventures in Craft

Post Game (Wrap Up):
Unfortunately I will not be able to go to Michigan Fiber Fest 

Where to find me:
Ravelry: CrazyKnittingFool
Twitter: CrazyKnitFool
Instagram: Crazy Knitter Studio
YouTube: KristynMcCain 
Ravelry Group: Crazy Knitter Studio
Email: crazyknitterstudio@gmail.com

Next episode: 8/20