An almost weekly podcast about knitting, spinning, books, board games and things that make me happy.
info_outline F&D Episode 060: Legacies and Hiatus 05/29/2016
F&D Episode 060: Legacies and Hiatus This episode is a wrap for Fiber & Dice Season 1! Featured this week: Fiber - a half finished object and new handspun. Books - Big Little Lies, Vampire Academy, Fairy Debt. Ask Us Anything. Game of the Week - I talk about Legacy games, campaign and story driven games, and our Game of the Week is T.I.M.E. Stories. We are going on summer hiatus to get ready for Season 2, but we still have plenty going on this summer - including a 3 month sock KAL - #hiatusKAL
info_outline F&D Episode 059: Codenames & Family Gaming 05/19/2016
F&D Episode 059: Codenames & Family Gaming This week I talk about my finished Harmonize Cowl, two new skeins of handspun, more socks from KnitCircus Yarns, a cowl for myself on Mother's Day, and the great YA novel I Am Princess X. For Game of the Week you are invited to our family game night to watch us play the Board Game Geek Party Game of the Year Codenames.
info_outline F&D Episode 057: All the Elder Things 04/13/2016
F&D Episode 057: All the Elder Things Crazy long and awesome episode. So many new projects and a pretty skein of Robin Redbreast. Media Break: A list of our favorite non-fiber podcasts. Gamerly News: A breakdown of Lovecraftian games, Game of the Week: Elder Sign, Kickstarter: Miskatonic School for Girls and Xibalba
info_outline F&D Episode 054: Chemical Engineering the Board Game 01/29/2016
F&D Episode 054: Chemical Engineering the Board Game Finished Father Time Cowl with Quest Handspun, 3 new skeins - 2 of them for the shop, Shadow Cabinet book review, lots of shop news, Game of the Week: Xenon Profiteer
info_outline F&D Episode 053: All the Prizes and Games 01/10/2016
F&D Episode 053: All the Prizes and Games Wherein I have some new spun fiber, talk about some new shop stuff, award the prizes for all the game & instagram challenges for 2015, tell you about the games we have planned for 2016, and our game of the week is Karnivore Koalas.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 052: Merry Christmas & Looking Ahead to 2016 12/26/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 052: Merry Christmas & Looking Ahead to 2016 Merry Christmas! I chit chat about our week, show my last minute gifts I finished, have some finished yarn, and talk about next year's gaming challenges.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 050: Inspector Gadget 12/06/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 050: Inspector Gadget 2 GIVEAWAYS - they are short. Watch and enter before Dec 15. Also - birthday treats, some new handspun and handknit pretties, information on all the giveaways past, present, and future. Game mention - Karnivore Koala, Game of the Week - Best Treehouse Ever.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 049: Halloween Games 10/31/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 049: Halloween Games This week I have some wonderful spinning and lots of finished objects. I share my new favorite espresso-based beverage (so very yummy), and the Engineer and I share our Top 10 favorite Halloween weekend appropriate games.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 048: Pandemic Legacy is AMAZING 10/18/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 048: Pandemic Legacy is AMAZING Some of my favorite handspun, handknits, TSA Precheck, Ancillary Mercy, His Majesty's Dragon, Machi Koro Millionaire's Row, Takenoko Chibis, Pandemic Legacy Season One
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 047: Happy October 10/02/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 047: Happy October 3 #fiberanddice winners! Preview of Birthday/Anniversary week, knitting projects, newly spun fiber, Father Time Cowl, LEGO Dimensions, Howl's Moving Castle, Amulet, Tuesdays at the Castle, Krosmaster Arena.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 045: Mice & Mystics 09/04/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 045: Mice & Mystics So many new things this week! I talk about 8 or 9 books I finished, including The Martian, Home is Where My People Are, Your Never Weird on the Internet (Almost), and Howl's Moving Castle. Our Game of the Week is Mice & Mystics.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 044: Standard Excuses and Apologies 08/19/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 044: Standard Excuses and Apologies Lots of amazing fiber! Lots. Amazing. Really. Disney's Descendants and Minecraft Homeschool (GameEd Academy, Minecraft School). GenCon, GenCan't, Scoville, Scoville Labs, Cat Tower, Princess Bride Games x3, Viticulture and Tuscany.
info_outline Fiber and Dice Episode 043: I Promise the Lighting Gets Better 07/24/2015
Fiber and Dice Episode 043: I Promise the Lighting Gets Better Uprooted by Naomi Novik, Prudence by Gail Carriger, Where Courage Calls by Janette Oke, Valour and Vanity by Mary Robinette Kowal, Tour de Fleece spinning, FatCatKnits Yarn Along spinning and information, and lots of catching on Gamerly News related news, including a few prize giveways and a review of the current challenges.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Episode 041: Fresh Fiber Fumes 06/29/2015
Fiber & Dice Episode 041: Fresh Fiber Fumes Yarn Along Colors Revealed!! Watch this episode right away! Not only do I have a lot of fun new fiber in my stash, and have an update for what is in my Bluebonnet Fibers shop, but I show you the amazing colorways and fibers Ginny at FatCatKnits made for our yarn along - Quest inspired by Dungeons and Dragons and Sushi inspired by Sushi Go. Game of the week is a fun, fast, family game called Diamonsters.
info_outline Fiber & Dice Podcast Episode 039: Lucifer and Firefighting 06/01/2015
Fiber & Dice Podcast Episode 039: Lucifer and Firefighting This episode has handspun, knitting, and books and games. Game of the Week is Flash Point: Fire Rescue.
info_outline Episode 036: FatCatKnits Yarn Along 05/07/2015
Episode 036: FatCatKnits Yarn Along Ginny, the amazing dyer behind FatCatKnits is joining us for a gaming themed Yarn (knit, crochet, spin, weave) Along this summer! Get all the details in this episode, then jump over to the Fiber & Dice Ravelry Group, join the group, and vote!