Monday, March 31, 2014

April update

We still have snow

Daytime temps are in the upper 30's
Nighttime temps are in the teens
A hen is wanting to sit on eggs
Frieda is laying and 1 goose is still laying

3 strand cowl (ravelry pattern)
Used 4 different yarns
1 homespun sea foam green
1 homespun black
1 boucle black
1 fun fur black
Needles US 35
Cast on March 30
Seamed up March 31

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

March onward

Finished something in March.
Pippi's socks
Cat socks (over in ravelry)
I used US 3's
Baby ull yarn
Some reclaimed wool from a sweater
And end of day yarn
Cast on February 8
Wove in ends
March 4

Monday, February 10, 2014


February 2014
many things happening,
mostly knitting.
trying to do
with a pair of socks for Pippi.

still knitting through Elizabeth Zimmermann Knitters Almanac
this month
so far baby hat is done.
and working on 
after the sweater/tunic/dress
is baby booties and a diaper cover.
the last 3 should go fast!

the days are getting longer
but still cold and windy.

we finally have DSL
after 9 long years.

Little Mama Mallard got munched by an owl.