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Puget Sound LYS Tour 2012 – Day 4

And it’s done. Today ended up being a bit longer than I’d planned. I’d managed to knock out all but 4 of the 21 LYSs on the LYS Tour…but I had to revist 2 of them today. I’m not complaining though – it was for a very good reason. Stats: LYSs visited: 6 (4 for […]

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Puget Sound LYS Tour 2012 – Day 3

Today was almost the antithesis of yesterday, yarn crawl-wise. For one, I traveled about a 3rd of the distance (and still hit the same number of LYSs I did Thursday); for another, I actually called it a day well before I had to. I didn’t have to push myself as far today…plus, I’m a NASCAR […]

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DC Metro Yarn Crawl – the aftermath (Part III)

Read Part I here and then Read Part II here. So, when last I left you, I was debating whether I was going to take the safe route and continue around the 495 loop to 2 more stops, or if I was going to push the envelope, head north into completely unexplored country (unexplored by […]

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DC Metro Yarn Crawl – the aftermath (Part II)

Read Part I here. So…now we get to the day of torrential downpours, thunder, and tornado warnings, which changed my plans…but not, as you might expect, to include fewer stops. My original plans for Saturday were to head up the west side of I-495 to Aylin’s Woolgatherer, then a bit further north to Uniquities. I’ve […]

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DC Metro Yarn Crawl – the aftermath (Part I)

As I was driving about 20 mph under the speed limit on I-495, because between the torrential downpour and blinding flashes of lightning my visibility was rather poor, the DJ came on the local radio station with breaking news: a tornado warning had been issued for the area I was driving around in. And I […]

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