Tag: iceland

Sunsets? Let’s paint them!

Recently, my friend Lauren asked me to take a “Wine and Painting” class with her at Urban Arts at Monroe in Hoboken, NJ. She’s a very talented painter of sunsets and wanted to broaden her horizons – literally…. Read More

Christmas Cookies in January

If you ran out of time this holiday season, bake in January and tempt everyone you work with while they are on their New Year’s Resolution Diet. It’s a lot of fun.

Things we Love: Iceland

Things We Love: Iceland – by NonLinear Knitting from CourTney Yost on Vimeo. Eve and I have plenty of videos in store for you. This is the first in a string of many. It comes from our collection,… Read More

The Icelandic Yarn Hunt: Part 6

One big reason I wanted to visit Iceland was for the yarn. (I know, shocker.) I always thought, “Ya know, this is a country KNOWN for their sweaters, their yarn shops MUST BE incredible!!” But here’s what I’ve… Read More

The End of Barley’s Icelandic Chronicles: Part 5

Hallo’ All – Barley here Day 7 We packed up the car and left Grundarfjörður and headed towards Reykjavík. We made a pit stop in the town Stykkishólmur to get some danishes and coffee for the humans. I… Read More

Barley continues on in Iceland: Part 4

Hallo’ Again! Barley, here. I known I’m just a sheep, but my adventure through Iceland is going swimmingly. Actually, being a sheep is giving me an advantage compared to the humans. My ability to climb the mountain side… Read More

My Iceland Emergency Mitts: Part 3

It turns out that not bringing gloves to Iceland was a party foul. Our first few days, we were on a glacier and near icebergs. The wind was strong enough to knock you over. It’s racing across the… Read More

Barley goes Icelandic: Part 2

Hallo’! This is Barley the sheep. I’m writing to you from Island! (Iceland). I really needed a break from the concrete jungle, so I hopped a plane to my native land! Did you know I have Icelandic roots?… Read More

The Icelandic Adventure – Part 1

Meet Barley the sheep. She is preparing for her journey to Iceland, where she will see so much beautiful land! She needs a break from her big city life and can’t wait to see green pastures.

Iceland awaits… judging my yarn.

I’m going to Iceland with the HB in about a week. I’m super excited. I’ve always wanted to see puffins, icebergs, black sand beaches and “landscapes that you only dream about” according to Rick Steves.