Apparently I Like Green

I’ve made a concerted effort this week to finish some of my “almost done” projects.  The fact the monkey and mittens are for a birthday party tomorrow helped for motivation.  Apparently green is a colour of choice for me – picnic table included!

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It’s Summertime!

Today was (is) the longest day of the year. I took advantage of it falling on a weekend (Yay!) combined with good weather (a little wind, but sunny and warm) to finally put my plants in their containers. I have had them for a while and have never had the combination of free time/good weather to…

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Of Mittens and Monkeys

It’s day five of Knitting and Crochet Blog Week and today’s topic is “something a bit different”. (I know; I should be a natural: different – this I know). 😉  I’ve chosen to write about my latest knitting predicament in the form of a poem, because when you’re pressed for time to finish knitting projects it…

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Monkeying Around

Today is day 3 of the Knitting and Crochet Blog Week.  Today was a challenge to take or use photos that are different than what you would normally do.  This was my result: I was hoping he looked a bit like he was swinging through the jungle.  It’s a bit of challenge with flexible arms.…

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Vacation Knitting

I just got home from vacation – a little over 2 weeks in Florida.  It was great to have some warmer weather and a bit of down time.  There was also yarn involved. 😀 My traveling project was a second sock.  Between the flights down and home, I managed to finish the sock: They are…

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