2 Knit Lit Chicks

Recorded on April 15, 2024

Book talk starts at 25:36

Our Summer Tops KAL has begun and goes until to June 1, 2024.  It needs to be an adult-sized top that you consider to be appropriate for use in the summer, and we will leave the parameters of that to you!  Come chat with us about summer tops on our KAL thread, and check out our Summer Tops bundle for pattern ideas!

Virtual Knitting Group via Zoom



Tracie and Barb will 

  • NoCKRs - April 25-28, 2024 at the St Francis Retreat Center in San Juan Bautista, CA  The 2024 retreat is full, but please contact Tracie at 2knitlitchicks@gmail.com to be informed about registration for the 2025 event when registration begins in the fall
  • Fiber Frolic - June 1 at the Soul Food Farm outside Vacaville, CA
Tracie and Barb talked about the new swifts availabile from Alpenglow Yarn!  Barb has one and Tracie has ordered one also.



Tracie finished:

  • 2 Knitted Knockers
  • PSL Mitts by Susanna Curtis by Canon Hand Dyes William Merino Fingering in the Waterworld colorway

Barb Finished:

2 Knitted Knockers

Tracie is continuing to work on:

Tracie has frogged:
Dawning Top by Ainur Berkimbayeva in Zealana Performa KIWI Fingering

Barb is working on:


Tracie read:

Barb read:

  • A Mother Would Know by Amber Garza - 3 stars
  • Watching You by Lisa Jewell - 3 stars
  • The Sleepwalker by Chris Bohjialian - 4 stars
  • The House Across the Lake by Riley Sager - 2.5 stars
    Tracie also recommends:
  • The Supet Inflatable Dog Cone Collar Alternative.  Sally agrees with this recommendation
  • The Man Enough Podcast explores what it means to be a man today and how rigid gender roles have affected all people. The show creates a safe environment for a range of perspectives to meet and stay at the table, exploring how the messages of masculinity show up in relationships, body image, privilege, fatherhood, sex, success, mental health and so much more. Instead of polarizing and demonizing men and masculinity, it invites all humans to participate and thrive in the world.

    This Webby-nominated podcast is hosted by filmmaker, actor & author Justin Baldoni, author & journalist Liz Plank, and President of Wayfarer Studios & award winning music producer Jamey Heath. It’s currently in Season 2 and is in the top 1% of most followed and shared podcasts on Spotify, beloved by men, women and people of all genders.


Direct download: Episode_285_-_4_18_24_10.45AM.mp3
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