i have added some new letters into my world of knitting terms. i have been pretty standard with the *k*, and *p*, and occasionally the *k2tog*... now, after some online demonstration, i can *s1 as if to purl*, *yb*, *yf* and make new, pretty patterns. :) here are a few pictures (and previews) of things to come. they still need to be *blocked* but regardless of that... i am also going to be brave, soon, and branch out and try an adult sized hat. i will share a picture of it, too, if it is worthy of such.
no, it's not wet anymore, and there are still plenty of blank walls in the house, but we have gotten some of the painting out of the way. with kelly and alicia's help, the kitchen, dining room, and office were painted. i painted the guest room and guest bath. it is so nice to finally have some color on the walls. so here they are......