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Ninja Chickens Episode #18

Show Notes From Episode 18

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Ninja Chickens Ravelry Group

  • Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat
    • Tattoo Talk
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Ninja Chickens – Episode #17

Show Notes From Episode 17

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  • Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat
    • Botanical Print experiment
    • Report on Goldie the Chicken
    • Wool Scouts Retreat
    • Full Solar Eclipse
  • Elderberry tea
    • 6 parts Elderberries
    • 1 part each – dried ginger root, sweet cinnamon chips, and orange peel
      • 2 tsp in a cup of boiling water.  Let steep 10 minutes.  Strain and drink up!
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Ninja Chickens – Episode #16

Show Notes From Episode 16

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Ninja Chickens Ravelry Group

  • Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat
    • Report on Goldie the Chicken
    • Hiking Big Butt trail and Geocaching
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Ninja Chickens – Episode #15

Show Notes From Episode 15

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  • Spinning
    Washing up of some Hog Island and California Red fleeces

 

  • Dyeing- Eco printing on lots and lots of sock blanks, silks, and bed sheets
    Moon Phases, silks, and sock blanks are in the Ninja Chickens Etsy store!

 

  • Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat
    • Bee Swarms and School Happenings

 

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Ninja Chickens – Episode #14

Show Notes From Episode 14

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  • Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat
    • Fabulous visits with friends, and Bee Swarms

**Summer Mint Quencher**

Equal parts Mint, Hibiscus Flower, Peach Leaf

Use 2 tsp of herb mixture in one cup of boiling water.  Steep ~10 minutes add sweetener and ice and enjoy!

You can find a good practitioner through AHG American Herbalists Guild

A couple of my favorite places to buy herbs:
Mountain Rose Herbs
Starwest-Botanicals

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Ninja Chickens – Episode #13

Show Notes From Episode 13

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Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat

  • Birthdays, broken arms, sick chickens, festivals, and visiting friends…. busy, fun Summer!

And for your viewing pleasure – Business Time by Flight of the Conchords

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Ninja Chickens – Episode #12

Show Notes From Episode 12

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  • Giveaway winner announced! for Coolidge Red and Sliding Rock yarns!
    Go check out the giveaway thread for some amazing history posts!
  • Finished Objects

– Amigas Tank by Dami Hunter of Magpie Fibers in Magpie Fibers Solstice yarn

  • WIPS

– Working on a personal pattern

Shard by Romi Hill in Another Crafty Girl’s Strong Sock yarn “Triangle Lover’s Club”

Moder Dy by Kate Davies in Fern Fiber’s Alpaca yarns

Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat

– Aquisition – Picknick and children’s books for learning Swedish

**Summer Berry Special Tea**
30g blueberries (dried)
10g Hibiscus Flower (dried)
10g Rosehips (cut and sifted)
10g Strawberry Leaf (dried)
10g Orange Peel (dried)

Makes 70g or 2.5 ounces of tea. Pour boiling water over 2 tsp. of tea and let steep for 5 – 7 minutes. Strain. Sweeten if desired, and enjoy!

This gorgeous red tea is a tangy delight, high in antioxidants. It’s a fabulous iced tea on a hot summer day! Or pour it into your ice trays to make cubes for your water.

You can find a good practitioner through AHG American Herbalists Guild

Places to buy herbs:
Mountain Rose Herbs
Starwest-Botanicals

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Ninja Chickens – Episode #11

Show Notes From Episode 11

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  • Tea from the Garden
  • Finished Objects

– Vanilla socks with garter st. german short row heel with Knitting Expats mini heel flap in Opal Happy Mit Silbereffekt ‘Sweet Spicy/9092’

– Second Steekalong sweater – Buttons from Remembrances Pottery

  • WIPS

Amigas Tank by Dami Hunter of Magpie Fibers in Magpie Fibers Solstice yarn

  • Join our Steekalong!
  • Dyeing-  Indigo dyeing with moon phase resists
  • Spinning- Finished 80 yards of the ?Dorper fleece and washed the Camel fiber

Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat

– Tour of Biltmore Industries Handwoven Handspun museum and dye house

Giveaway! – for Coolidge Red and Sliding Rock yarns!  See Ravelry group for details

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Ninja Chickens – Episode #10

Show Notes From Episode 10

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  • Finished Objects

Scrollwork Hat by Irina Dmitrieva in Fern Fiber yarn

  • WIPS

– Vanilla socks

– Second Steekalong sweater with YOTH yarns

  • Aquisitions-

Fibreshare swap with RockPaperBrushes

– Hand carved Barn Owl Nostepinne by The Fox and The Sheep

– Moon Phases resists for the indigo vat

– Crochet Octopus by Evelyn of The Thistle Hollow Podcast

Homesteading/Homeschooling/Chit Chat

Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival

– Copperheads

Pradodelana farm visit