|Ella enjoyed her outdoor time with mom and dad!|
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Friday, December 27, 2013
The first year we were here, our Calliandra bloomed but every year since, it has gotten frosted and killed back before the bloom had a chance to be admired.
Aren't they just amazing?!
The Christmas Berries are all red, too! All signs of Christmas. In spite of how I feel, the plans marched forward to a great conclusion on Christmas day.....
Cookies got made, candy consumed, sneezes a-chooed and tissues filled........
I am glad we agreed to cut down on gifts this year.......
Musicians sharing a duet.
We really are having a great time even though 11 of the 15 of us have varying degrees of this virus!
(I am back at the helm after getting a boost of antibiotics from the doctors yesterday for the bronchitis-I am upright again finally!!)
We will be trying to get some family groupings and a whole group picture tomorrow!
Saturday, December 21, 2013
This is what I am knitting-some easy Christmas-y dish cloths!
Thursday, December 19, 2013
Progress happened all week against all odds! I came down with a migraine over the weekend which did me in and then when that eased up, I came down with a head cold!
Dishwasher is hooked up to electricity!
I smile every time I walk through my kitchen . Still.
Sunday, December 15, 2013
(Just search under patterns on http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/knitting for the Pointedly Ribbed Fingerless Mitts and you will find the link to download the pdf-happy knitting!)
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
As I was pulling this quilt from the machine after sewing on the binding, I was happily trimming threads and noted a snarl on the back. And...
I sent for two quilts from Quilts for Kids and this is the first kit I wanted to do. They supply all of the fabric and backing, you do the ...
Wednesday night when we came out of church the moon was perfectly framed through the tall pine trees in the woods across from where we park-...
I knuckled under and did all of the quilting on the little sheep panel quilt! It was a lot of fun to meander around all of the 'curls...