Monday, November 17, 2014

Episode 35: Article Pract

Special Thanks to my husband, McKay, for surprise co-hosting with me.
Article Pract is closing and is having sales to get rid of stock and even their fixtures
My yarn haul:
Get a Backbone pattern
Newton's Yarn Country
Mock Cable Wristers
A photo posted by Heather Moore-Farley (@tophat8855) on
No more Yepp Mini!
A photo posted by Heather Moore-Farley (@tophat8855) on
How to Move by Bike
Down by the Bay
World Series Vandalism

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Sunday, October 26, 2014

Episode 34: SoMa

Finished my Hitchhiker! Used Miss Bab's Yowza in Perfectly Wreckless. I did only 41 "teeth" on the Hitchhiker and ended with 2 feet of yarn leftover!
Pattern here.

A photo posted by Heather Moore-Farley (@tophat8855) on
Get a Backbone
Squid Girl!

Not much to say here!

By the Bay
I'm in SoMa now if you want to lunch with me. Find me on Ravelry.
The Giants are in the World Series, so that's a big thing.
I missed Fleet Week!

I'll try to be back in a couple of weeks, but if not, it'll be Thanksgiving weekend at the latest!

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Episode 32 Two Years

Beans the Cat Pattern by Linda Dawkins
Henry's Rabbit by Sarah Elizabeth Kellner
In the Ravelry Group: When teaching knitting to a child, do you start teaching them with needles and yarn or do you start with a loom?

Oakland Triathlon
See Jane Run Triathlon
Master's Swimming

Down by the Bay
Jelly Belly Factory
Children's Wonderland, Vallejo
Programming Workshops- Bridge Troll

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Look: Arizona bike lane sign. And it's black. Because that state needs to attract as much heat as possible.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Episode 30: BART

This is a long episode! I had so much to talk about and waiting longer would have made it worse, so there are some sounds of children playing in the background. Sorry about that!
Tarragon the Gentle Dragon
ACTually KNITting Podcast Ravelry Group (for the PALKAL)
My blog post about the bike in the elevator
Blue Heron Bicycles
Anthony Chabot Campground
Strava App
Down by the Bay
SF Pride
Alameda County Fair

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Aerial view of the kids on my bike ready to leave for camping

Aerial view of the bike trailer and panniers packed with camping gear

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Episode 29: A Dragon and a Flat

Hey all! I'll try to be at the Retzlaff Winery event this weekend as long as I can get my bike on the BART. If not, I'll miss it, alas! I think there is only one link for this week:


Tarragon the Gentle Dragon


Let me know if I forgot something! Check out the Ravelry group, too!

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Saturday, May 24, 2014

Episode 28: Bike to Work Day 2014

A special thanks to McKay for cohosting with me.
There were barely any links for the Knitting and Down by the Bay segments, so here's all the biking links!

Bike to Work Day
Aftermass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass Portland by Joe Biel
Met Elly Blue at the Aftermass screening
Joe Biel on the Sprocket Podcast
Elly Blue's Taking the Lane
Swag from the screening
Elly Blue at the Oakland Library
Riding out to the Oakland Coliseum with the library peeps
PLACE for Sustainable Living
Colectivelo, that bike shop that I forgot its name.
Chinook Book
Rock the Bike (I believe they supplied the bike blender for the smoothies!)
Cyclofemme (Oakland's FB event here)
Ready for Cyclofemme!
Bay to Breakers
Maker Faire
Retzlaff (NOT WESTLOFF!) Winery June 7 with people from various podcasts like The Knitmore Girls, 2 Knit Lit Chicks and the Knotty Girls
Let me know if I missed anything!

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