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Cailín “Little Bit Fae” MacKay
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I just got this pattern. It's free right now, and there's a coupon code for 15% off any three skeins of worsted on the same site. So basically, free pattern, plus the sale yarn to make it.
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I don't like the way crochet looks in general. But I think this is very pretty and would make a cute headband
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Hello Writerly Peoples!

I just found out that one of my bestest RL friends (who moved away from me last year /sadface ) has written a book and is working on more of them!!

So, if ya'll wouldn't mind throwing her in a circle and saying hi, I'm sure she would appreciate that. The one she's talked to me a little about is an urban fantasy, if you need her writing flavor for classification purposes.

Hugs to my bestie +Caitlin Murray 

Tagging in peoples because of G+ filterings: +Brooke Johnson +R.J. Blain  +Bliss Morgan +Karen Conlin +Sharon T Rose +Lindsey Clements  +Jaime Cooper +Brea Essex +Galen Hussey +Lisa Cohen 
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+Rhonda Burke That's why I bought him. I found him at a local(sih) craft store. I'd imagine that ones near you would be having sheep too, especially with Easter crafting season upon us. :D
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Okay hive mind I desperately need help.

My son gave his bearded dragon a too hot bath and we think he got water in his lungs in his freak out attempt to get it of the water. He's breathing normal now but he either can't move or is not moving his back legs.

We've put him under his heat lamp and have been checking in him often. He seems to be pulling himself along with his front legs and otherwise lethargic.

The vet isn't open until tomorrow and I will be calling her first thing when she opens.

Is he going to be okay? If he's paralyzed will he have to be put down? Is there anything we can do other than shit on our asses and watch him to see if he lives?
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No worries. He'll do alright on the Oxbow. It actually tastes pretty good - the herbivore tastes quite aniseedy, though the carnivore bit doesn't taste so good. 

Mind you, bearing in mind these guys love locusts raw... eh. 
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I finished him! Isn't he stinkin' cute?
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Entirely too cute! 
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ACK! I Broke Google!

In trying to find a way to help my friend add people to her circles, I some how have managed to set my stream to the old old style of one post in a big long line. Oh my gosh!!! 

Does anyone know how to get the 3 columns back? I can't find the setting for it where it was last time I saw it. And every other place I've looked is a dead end. HALP!?
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+Caitlin Murray You're fine. It's not broke anymore. I threw a wrench at it.
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TOday is my husband's birthday, and my 11 year old just showed the front of the card that he is making to me. There is a zombie pinata. We are doing something right.
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You so are! My 3 yr old loves to walk round pretending to be a zombie. We play that game all the time! 
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Cailín “Little Bit Fae” MacKay

Chitter Chatter (Discussion)  - 
Why yes, I am insane, why do you ask?

My queue
Sweaters/Tops 24
Shawls 10
Cowls 3
Socks 25
Blankets 6
Hats 13
Gloves/Mitts 10
Boleros 6
For the Home 2
Coats 1
Toys 4
Scarves 3
Other 1
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Almost done with a sweater. About to do the cuff on sleeve one.
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My first shop update in over a year, woo!

I have project bags, and stitch markers, and a few skeins of my new Dr. Facilier colorway on 75/25 Superwash Merino Nylon. It's SO soft!
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Woohoo it's podcast day!!! Today I show you my WIP knitting, spinning, and talk a bit about yarn snobs, calling people a yarn snob, and what it is to be a yarn snob.
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Color Wizard
  • Big Chain Restuarant
    Hostess/Server, 2015 - present
  • Poopy Little Crooks
    Mom, 2004 - present
    Day care provider, meal planner, chef, chauffeur, life coordinator, gift giver, domestic goddess, referee, rule maker, spiritual encouragement, servant, student, organizer, accountant, nurse
  • Little Bit Fae Designs
    Owner, 2012 - present
    I make beautiful yarn for crafters looking for fashionable colors that are just as much a joy to work with as they are to wear.
  • Gold Canyon International L.L.C.
    Independent Fragrance Consultant, 2013 - 2014
    I share how to create a warm and welcoming ambiance in your home, and by doing this, I support three charities, and help others supplement their incomes, and even help them to quit their day jobs!
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I am a writer, waitress, indie yarn dyer, mother, army wife, and I love to knit, and sew.
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I went with my two kids (9 and 4) on a Saturday morning and found out that they were understaffed by one person. You would never know if someone hadn't told me! We planned to just browse around, pick up a few notions, and maybe a new pattern. We were there for two hours, and loved every minute!! I would come again for the fantastic fabrics that I found while there. So many of them are adorable, cute, funky, and some others are down right hilarious! My son loved the mustache fabric and the matching buttons. I love that everything is clearly labeled and stored by fabric type, and the quality is SO much better than the Joann's and Walmarts. It's a bit far for me to travel there whenever I need something, being about 40 miles away, but I will make my lists and go when I've got enough stuff to make the gas spent worth it. If it weren't for the very friendly and helpful staff, I don't think I would do this. I felt like a pest being new to sewing, but they were just so amazing. They helped me choose a fabric, color, and matching the color of the notions and thread. I got a tour of the shop, and despite my many, many, many, many apologies for my kids playing in the rolls of fun fur, I was told again and again that it was fine and not to worry about it. I even got some recommendations for some gluten free pretzels for my son's allergies, and the name of soy-free chocolate chips for my allergies. And a recommendation for a great bakery nearby for lunch. I cannot stress enough how wonderful the employees are, and how helpful, even when they are short staffed. I'm over the moon about the fact that you can order online, and having been to the shop, I know that they really do care about what they're doing, and know what they're doing. If you want to place an online order, go ahead and check that box to have them pick up some coordinating thread for you. They do a great job.
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