Long time, no blog.And yes, I have an excuse. I've been
I have cut my caffeine consumption by about 2/3. I'm not cutting it out completely (are you nuts?), but am drinking just a fraction of what I was two weeks ago. Thank you for all of your comments and emails in support and admiration of this. It is very much appreciated.
All of my nervous energy was tranferred to knitting!
What: My mom's shawl
Yarn: 3 skeins of Lion Brand Homespun in the color Williamsburg
Pattern: The first half of the diagonal baby blanket
Lesson Learned: None
Destination: My mom. :)
This was a pretty fast knit. And it was mindless so it was perfect for DVD watching! It's already packaged up and will be in the mail to Michigan tomorrow.
My other projects are progressing, too. Here's my second sock:
I apologize for the blurry photo. I still have a touch of the shakes.
Here's the Touch of Red Blanket:
The blanket that is not yet named. I can't think of a name for this one. Anyone have any ideas? It's shades of pinks, purples and white. It's very pretty, but I'm stumped about a name.
Finally, I picked up a little something at a yard sale last Saturday:
This is my best yard sale find ever. I wanted to jump up and down when I saw it, but I stayed cool. Until I got in my car. :)
"Lost" starts tomorrow. I just started watching it this summer and am hopelessly hooked. I can't remember the last time I was so excited about a TV show.