Episode 120: You’re Welcome, Word Nerds

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada

https://native-land.ca

True North Aid

‘Spirits of our ancestor’: Shoal Lake 40 is rectifying a century of hardships

Dozens of Canada’s First Nations lack drinking water: ‘Unacceptable in a country so rich’

Tea

Katie: Chocolatey Chai PC

Sarah: Sweet Wild Orange Tazo

Patterns and KAL

  • Instagram Live mini episodes: First Sat of the month, 1:00 pm Central: next one July 3  
  • #FallCardiKAL June 21-Sept 22

Destination Achieved 

Sarah:

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

Sarah:

Imaginary Knitting

Sarah: 

On the Horizon

Katie:

Off the Knitted Path

Sarah: 

Board games

Sarah: 

Episode 119: Unexpected Nap

Knitting Podcast title image

 

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

 

Tea

Katie: Licorice Spice

Sarah: Raspberry Thriller

 

Patterns and KAL

#FallCardiKAL

  • Sarah starting the KAL thread on Wednesday
  • New decision: WIPs allowed
  • Raiun (Rav link) is our pattern, you may choose as you wish
  • KAL will run June 21 to the fall equinox, Sept 22.

 

Destination Achieved 

Katie:

Sarah:

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

  • Sockhead the 6th

Sarah:

 

On the Horizon

Katie:

 

On the Knitted Path

 

Off the Knitted Path

 

Episode 118: Surprise Interrogation

 

Ravelry links will be identified as such

 

Tea

Katie: decaf lychee peach (David’s Tea)

Sarah: Cayenne Lemon Cleanse (David’s Tea)

 

What’s New in Life? 

Katie: 

 

Patterns and KAL

  • Instagram Live mini episodes: First Sat of the month, 1:00 pm Central: next one June 5  

New KAL! #FallCardiKAL

  • New decision: WIPs allowed
  • Raiun (Rav link) is our pattern, you may choose as you wish
  • KAL will run June 21 to the fall equinox, Sept 22.

 

Destination Achieved 

Sarah:

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

Sarah:

 

Imaginary Knitting

Sarah: 

 

Off the Knitted Path

Katie: 

Escape to the Country – on Gem from BBC

Episode 117: You’ve Got Bells On For Me

 

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

 

Tea

Katie: Super Ginger, David’s Tea

Sarah: Twinings Honeybush, Mandarin & Orange

 

Patterns and KAL

New KAL! #FallCardiKAL

  • Raiun (Rav link) is our pattern, you may choose as you wish
  • KAL will run June 21 to the fall equinox, Sept 22.

 

Destination Achieved 

Katie:

Sarah:

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

Sarah:

 

Imaginary Knitting

Katie: 

  • Musselburgh Hat by Ysolda Teage, suggested by Coloradoknits on IG
  • Be a Freaking Unicorn – “A collective of indie dyers and fibre-adjacent makers in support of the LGBTQ+ community. Shop is live May 1-24.” Each dyer is picking a local place to donate to that supports LGBTQ+ folks. 

 

On the Knitted Path

Sarah: 

  • More Out than In
    •   -400 yards this month, and that means Year to Date Balance: +952

Off the Knitted Path

Katie: 

Sarah: 

 

Board games

Sarah: 

Episode 116: The Purple Episode

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

Tea

Katie: Maple Syrup Oolong (David’s Tea)

Sarah: Red Rose

 

What’s New in Life? 

Katie: 

 

Patterns and KAL

  • Want a digital fix of the 80’s version? Look here!
  • Instagram Live mini episodes: First Sat of the month, 1:00 pm Central: next one May 1  

New KAL! #FallCardiKAL

  • Raiun (Rav link) is our pattern, you may choose as you wish
  • Katie is wearing hers in the photo for this episode
  • KAL will run June 21 to the fall equinox, Sept 22.

 

Destination Achieved 

Katie:

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

 

Sarah:

Imaginary Knitting

Sarah: 

 

Board games

Katie:

Episode 115: Sleeve Peninsula

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

Tea

  • Katie: Old Fashioned (not tea) 
  • Sarah: Pink Lemonade (actually tea)

Patterns and KAL

  • New KAL! #FallCardiKAL
    • We will both be knitting Raiun (Rav link), a short-sleeved, open front cardigan, and we’d like to invite you to join us in knitting something similar! The pattern is only available on Ravelry, so we’re opening this up to any cardigan, in any yarn (though we’re both using Sweet Georgia, because they do such gorgeous semi-solids)
    • KAL will run June 21 to the fall equinox, Sept 22.
    • Sweet Georgia yarn mentioned: Velvet Elvis; Cypress

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

Sarah:

Episode 114: Down with Shoulds


Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

 

Tea

 

Katie: Super Ginger (David’s Tea)

Sarah: CTRL ALT Delete (Pluck Tea)

 

What’s New in Life? 

Katie: 

Sarah

  • Paska – an example, not one of our recipes, but not too far from ours either

 

Patterns and KAL

Anne Readalong

 

Destination Achieved 

Katie:

Sarah: 

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

Sarah:

 

On the Horizon

 

On the Knitted Path

Katie:

 

Off the Knitted Path

Katie: 

  • Machine by Elizabeth Bear – second novel in the White Space series

Episode 113: Playfully Noncompliant

 

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

Tea

Katie: Super Ginger

Sarah: After Dinner Mint

 

Destination Achieved

Sarah: 

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

 

Sarah:

 

On the Horizon

Katie:

 

On the Knitted Path

Katie:

 

Off the Knitted Path

Katie: 

Sarah: 

 

Board games

Katie:

Sarah: 

Episode 112: Interrobang

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

 

Tea

 

Katie: Feeling Soothed – President’s Choice

Chocolatey Chai Tea was mentioned, also a PC tea

Sarah: Wild Sweet Orange – Tazo

 

What’s New in Life? 

Katie: 

 

Patterns and KAL

 

Destination Achieved 

Katie:

Sarah: 

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

Sarah:

 

Imaginary Knitting

Katie: 

  • Thanks to Joseybug for reminding me of Sock Arms (non-Rav link) by Stephanie Lotven, and to HockeyRachel for reminding me that there’s a cardigan version in the Knit Happy with Self Striping Yarn book!

 

On the Horizon

Katie:

Sarah: 

 

On the Knitted Path

Sarah: 

  • More Out than In: Rav Report post
  • Feb Yards In: 3,083, Yards Out: 2,539 – so only about 500 yards out of whack this month!
  • Year to Date Balance: +2,287

 

Off the Knitted Path

Katie: 

Sarah: 

Episode 111: Board Game Socks

 

 

Please note that Ravelry links will be identified as such

 

Tea

Katie: Liquorice Spice

Gastropod (liquorice episode), Home Cooking

Sarah: Stormy Nights

 

Patterns and KAL

 

Destination Achieved 

Katie:

Sarah: 

 

Are We There Yet?  

Katie:

 

Sarah:

 

Imaginary Knitting

Sarah: 

 

On the Knitted Path

Sarah: 

 

Off the Knitted Path

Katie: 

 

Board games

Katie:

Sarah: