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Where the Yarn Meets the Road Jen is a knitter. She is a commuter. And she podcasts about knitting as she commutes. Come along for the ride! ndjen04 on Ravelry; CommuterKnitter on Twitter and Facebook.

Where the Yarn Meets the Road Jen is a knitter. She is a commuter. And she podcasts about knitting as she commutes. Come along for the ride! ndjen04 on Ravelry; CommuterKnitter on Twitter and Facebook.
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Where the Yarn Meets the Road Jen is a knitter. She is a commuter. And she podcasts about knitting as she commutes. Come along for the ride! ndjen04 on Ravelry; CommuterKnitter on Twitter and Facebook.

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Episodes

Commuter Knitter - Episode 106 - Finding Balance (or How Jen Got Her Knit Groove Back)

10/17/2016
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Thank you for sticking with me and welcome to any new listeners! In this episode, I share how I am finding balance and am getting my knit groove back. No show notes this go-around - am just happy to be back behind the microphone and chatting with you all!

Duration:00:34:43

Commuter Knitter - Episode 105 - You Would Think This Would Be Like Riding a Bike

6/1/2016
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I'm BAAAACCCCKKKK in the Saddle! Three months and a day between episodes. Boy am I glad to be back at the microphone. Not much progress to share on the knitting front, so I share my plans to get my knitting mojo back this summer with ALL THE KALs. We also have a special guest for the last segment or two :-) You've Arrived at Your Destination Puerperium Cardigan - newborn size Drive & Trip Planner Stash Dash with TheKnitGirllls Graduate Your Stash KAL with Kino Knits Batter Up KAL...

Duration:00:32:22

Commuter Knitter - Episode 104 - Four Years Ago Today a Podcast Was Born

2/29/2016
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Four years ago today on Leap Day 2012, I turned on the voice memo app on my phone and the Commuter Knitter Podcast was born. Thank you for a wonderful FOUR years!! :-) You've Arrived at Your Destination Ripples 2.0 Newborn Vertebrae #2 Drive Repaired Carlos' Fighting Irish Mittens Puerperium Cardigan - newborn size Go Buffalo! Neutral Playful Stripes Cardigan King of the Forest Traffic Report Some new podcasts for you to enjoy! Kino Knits In a Sknit - rebooted as a...

Duration:00:50:36

Commuter Knitter - Episode 103 - Looking at 2015 in the Rearview Mirror

1/2/2016
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Happy New Year! Thank you all for a wonderful 2015 and here's to a great 2016!! You've Arrived at Your Destination Rainbow Ripple Baby Blanket Force Awakens Hat Drive Yeti Socks Ripples 2.0 Gauge Matters in Crochet, too! Party Bus Dusting off the Party Bus to give away a copy of Skein Watch Socks by Kinoknits Mary recently started a podcast of her own. I've listened to the first few episodes and this one will definitely find its way into my rotation! Prairie Girls Knit &...

Duration:00:46:27

Commuter Knitter - Episode 102 - All Crochet All the Time

12/5/2015
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A little late in getting this episode out to you all, but I hope you enjoy! Your Mileage May Vary Does the shorter daylight time in the winter months impact your knitting or crafting time? You've Arrived at Your Destination Antler Cardigan Drive Rainbow Ripple Baby Blanket Yoda from Star Wars Crochet Trip Planner Recreating a blanket that my great-grandma crocheted for me as a baby that was handed down to my middle brother Party Bus Dusting off the Party Bus to give away a...

Duration:01:02:18

Commuter Knitter - Episode 101 - Beyond Yarn and Needles

11/1/2015
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Carlos and I thank you so much for all of the kind notes and messages after Episode 100's exciting news that I shared. This episode I have a couple FOs, a few WIPs, answer some questions about sweater knitting, and recap a wonderful day at NY State Sheep & Wool. You've Arrived at Your Destination Newborn Vertebrae Mama Vertebrae Drive Go Buffalo DCS Pigskin Party Rainbow Ripple Baby Blanket Addendum - Trip Planner - Bumble Socks for Carlos Where Shall We Go Today? A new segment...

Duration:01:19:46

Commuter Knitter - Episode 100 - Speechless

9/23/2015
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This episode I am grateful for reaching 100 episodes, recap my 2015 goals, and share several new WIPs that have been under wraps for a bit. Stay tuned after the closing music for some previously unaired audio from the "sound check" before the pilot episode. Rearview Mirror Recap/Check-in for 2015 goals and #stashdownthrowdown Drive Mama Vertebrae Halloween Socks Arne & Carlos Socks DCS Pigskin Party with BostonJen A quick detour with news that will provide context to the next few...

Duration:01:10:05

Commuter Knitter - Episode 99 - Where Did August Go?

9/5/2015
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A recap of Stash Dash, a few WIPs, a chat about knitting socks for Carlos, and gearing up for Notre Dame football! You've Arrived at Your Destination Stash Dash recap - Details in TheKnitGirllls group Patons Kroy Stripes - first sock done Tan House Brook Shawl Twitterpated Socks Swirl E. Socks in One Twisted Tree Variegated Twist Sparkle Pony Socks Vesper Intergalactic Zigzagulars Hitofude - Take Two Congrats to Jasmin on her Stash Dash win AND the arrival of the newest...

Duration:00:58:46

Commuter Knitter - Episode 98 - Take Two

8/7/2015
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Three FOs, a couple WIPs and a lot of WIP-talking You've Arrived at Your Destination Vesper Intergalactic Swirl E. Socks in One Twisted Tree Variegated Twist Prairie Girls Knit & Spin podcast One Twisted Adventure - blog post from One Twisted Tree These would count for ACTually KNITting's PALKAL Hitofude - Take Two Drive Stash Dash strategizing - Details in TheKnitGirllls group Jasmin and I have a friendly wager going Pomme de pin June's Favorite Cardigan Where Shall...

Duration:00:44:17

Commuter Knitter - Episode 97 - There is All Sorts of Cheating Happening in this Episode!

7/5/2015
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Socks as far as the eye can see! And Jen is a cheater... You've Arrived at Your Destination Rainbows Flying Off the Needles Drive Stash Dash strategizing - Details in TheKnitGirllls group Jasmin and I have a friendly wager going Pomme de pin #operationclearthesockneedles Vesper Intergalactic Swirl E. Socks in One Twisted Tree Variegated Twist Spring Forward 2.0 - One Twisted Tree Whiz Bang by MrsShoo from the In a Sknit podcast in Quaere Fibre Sparkle Sock in Vincent &...

Duration:00:53:03

Commuter Knitter - Episode 96 - Fingers Crossed

6/20/2015
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This week I overcame technical difficulties to share lots of WIPs, an FO for Stash Dash, and a brief chat about how I care for my socks You've Arrived at Your Destination Zigzagular Socks by Susie White Total meterage for Stash Dash - 893.6 meters Drive Stash Dash strategizing - Details in TheKnitGirllls group Jasmin and I have a friendly wager going The Ultimate Nerd Scarf (formerly Big Bang Theory Scarf) out of hibernation Graph Paper website - Thank you to Larry in...

Duration:00:54:41

Commuter Knitter - Episode 95 - Fueling my Competitive Fire

6/5/2015
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This week it's a lot of smack talk about Stash Dash, lots of knitting, how to battle second sock syndrome, and a bit of offroading at the end. Enjoy! You've Arrived at Your Destination Tan House Brook Shawl by Boston Jen of the Down Cellar Studio Podcast This project could have counted for PALKAL with ACTuallyKnitting podcast if I had waited until June 1st to finish Twitterpated Vanilla Socks Total meterage for Stash Dash - 660.4 The LIST: Drive Stash Dash strategizing -...

Duration:01:00:49

Commuter Knitter - Episode 94 - One Stitch at a Time

5/23/2015
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Converting Toe-Up/Cuff-Down Drive Just like Prairie Girl Susie of the Prairie Girls Knit & Spin podcast, I am holding WIPS as part of my Stash Dash strategizing - Details in TheKnitGirllls group Jasmin and I have a friendly wager going Big Bang Theory Scarf out of hibernation Graph Paper website - Thank you to Larry in our Ravelry Group for sharing! Tan House Brook Shawl by Jennifer Lassonde of the Down Cellar Studio podcast. This project could count for PALKAL with...

Duration:00:53:32

Commuter Knitter - Episode 93 - Cheerful Chatter About Knitting

5/11/2015
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Heels and Toes this week! Drive Spring Forward 2.0 - One Twisted Tree Twitterpated Vanilla Socks Pomme de pin Stash Dash strategizing - Details in TheKnitGirllls group September Morn - In a Sknit BabycocktailsKAL Trip Planner Big Bang Theory Scarf out of hibernation Road Maps - Sock Edition Over the course of the several episodes, we are chatting about socks. This week is all about heels and toes - well, mostly heels Clementine Socks with a Garter Stitch...

Duration:01:04:41

Commuter Knitter - Episode 92 - Just Right Like Goldilocks

4/18/2015
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This week it's all about gauge! You've Arrived at Your Destination Rainbow Socks for Carlos in White Birch Fiber Arts Nothing Says Screw You Like a Rainbow Thanks again to Jasmin of the Knitmore Girls for a podcast-friendly name for this color way :-) Megan Williams' OMG Heel Drive Stash Dash strategizing Pomme de pin Halloween Stripey Socks Road Maps - Sock Edition Over the course of the next several episodes, we are going to chat about socks. This episode...

Duration:00:36:51

Commuter Knitter - Episode 91 - Well, It Depends

3/28/2015
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Please note - there is a bit of extra background noise in this episode thanks to the rain and potholes... Drive Rainbow Socks for Carlos in White Birch Fiber Arts Nothing Says Screw You Like a Rainbow Thanks again to Jasmin of the Knitmore Girls for a podcast-friendly name for this color way :-) Cargo Checking in for #stashdownthrowdown Down 289.8 yards, even after falling down at the One Twisted Tree yarn premiere a couple weeks ago I'm also strategizing for The Knit Girllls...

Duration:00:55:31

Commuter Knitter - Episode 90 - The Rainbows Aren't Done With Me Yet

3/14/2015
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Rainbows, rainbows everywhere this week! You've Arrived At Your Destination Rainbow Vanilla Socks in Quaere Fibre 10 Stripe Rainbow. Vanilla toe-up socks with Megan Williams' OMG Heel Drive Rainbow Socks for Carlos in White Birch Fiber Arts Nothing Says Screw You Like a Rainbow Spring Forward from Knitty Summer 2008 Road Maps Over the course of the next several episodes, we are going to chat about socks. This episode the topic is where to get started. Clara...

Duration:00:42:18

Commuter Knitter - Episode 89 - Rainbows Flying Off the Needles

2/26/2015
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You've Arrived At Your Destination Sorin by IrishGirlieKnits in Dragonfly Fibers Corgi Flax by TinCanKnits in Dream in Color Everlasting DK Cross Stitch pattern for Carlos's Valentine's Day gift Drive King of the Forest Valentine Socks in Must Stash Yarns Je T'aime Rainbow Vanilla Socks in Quaere Fibre 10 Stripe Rainbow. Vanilla toe-up socks with Megan Williams' OMG Heel I mention the Suburban Stitcher Rainbow Along Rearview Mirror Checking in on my...

Duration:00:43:42

Commuter Knitter - Episode 88 - The Surprise is the Best Part

2/9/2015
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This week I continue tallying the WIP count, review Silver Spun yarn and put snow tires on the Party Bus. Enjoy! You've Arrived At Your Destination Monkey Socks for Me Halloween Socks for Carlos Drive Dad's Hat Sorin by IrishGirlieKnits in Dragonfly Fibers Corgi Sorin Fingerless Gloves King of the Forest Cross Stitch pattern for Carlos's Valentine's Day gift Road Maps Be sure to keep an eye on the blog for reviews and other posts coming out on a more...

Duration:00:50:27

Commuter Knitter - Episode 87 - Quite Literal

1/21/2015
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This week I keep tally of my WIPs, mention some beach-inspired yarn, and recap Vogue Knitting Live 2015 - enjoy! You've Arrived At Your Destination Your Heart is Full of Unwashed Socks - You're a Mean One socks Straight as an Arrow Hat in Unwind Yarn Company Touring DK I mention Club Dragonfly Drive Dad's Hat Sorin by IrishGirlieKnits in Dragonfly Fibers Corgi Evergreen Socks by Madeline Gannon of The Little Mount Yarn Company The hashtag is #EvergreenSocksKAL on...

Duration:00:42:53