Category Archive: Happiness

Gratitude, and a sale

It’s November, the month when we have our Thanksgiving holiday here in the US, so I’ve been thinking about things I’m grateful for. I’m grateful for Rob’s presence in my life, and for the train trip we were able to take to California. It was so much fun, and I’ll write more about that in …

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One year of glorious freedom

what I do: spin!

Today marks the one year anniversary of my emancipation from the world of working for someone else. I started Happy Fuzzy Yarn in 2006, but kept my day job, and spent evenings, weekends, and vacations dyeing, spinning, filling orders, building my website, etc. After a few years, I began to long for a life as …

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I am grateful

It’s Thanksgiving Day here in the US, so I decided to write a list of things I’m grateful for. My sweet and adorable boyfriend, a genuinely nice guy. Thanks, Rob! Everyone who has ever bought anything from me. Thanks for allowing me to do this thing I love. To thank you, I’m giving you 10% …

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Woohoo!

It’s official!  The paperwork went through, so now I’m only half time at the library!  I spent all afternoon and evening spinning gorgeous yarn and watching “Alfred Hitchcock Presents” DVDs from the library (uh, not the library where I work.  Medical libraries tend not to have murder mysteries in their collections).  Tomorrow I hang out …

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Gratitude

Every day I think of what I'm grateful for.  Since tomorrow is Thanksgiving, I thought I'd share my extra long list with you. my so very sweet boyfriend the Zen Buddhist Temple my wonderful business partner Susan, who's good at doing things I'm not, and is so creative! all of my friends knitting spinning my …

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And we have a winner!

Susan answered, "It was in a song that Fozzie the Bear sung in the Muppet Movie."  Well, technically it was a line Fozzie spoke after singing "America the Beautiful" in the Muppet Movie, but I'll accept that as close enough, mainly because whenever I hear anyone sing "America the Beautiful" now, I expect the singer …

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Meet Roxanne and Joey!

Well, it was just too weird not having any bunnies around.  I didn't have anyone to talk to or share my grapes with.  So a week ago I brought Roxanne and Joey home to live with me.  I adopted them from the Great Lakes Rabbit Sanctuary (if you can, please give them money!  They can …

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Life is good

Last night I got to see two of my favorite people, Stephanie and Lynn. It was a hoot from the time I got there.  The original plan was that Lynn and her friend Rae would get there earlier than me and save me a seat.  But then I got an email from Lynn that afternoon …

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