To NaNo, or not to NaNo...
Learning to Cook All Over Again

My Knitting

Mouse 45 is done:

Mouse 45

Nicky didn't even know he was there.

I finished my brown hat:


I'm knitting gray marl wool socks now. These are 100% wool, the leftovers from the wool sweater I made early this year; I'm using size 5 needles, and my own pattern which is based on the Yankee Knitter #29, Classic Socks for the Family, except I don't have that pattern anymore, so I'm guessing how many stitches to cast on, how high to make the heel flap, how to turn the heel, stuff like that. You'd think with worsted weight socks, I could knit them pretty fast, but it feels like this is going slow. 


I think the problem is my needles. They are Britanny 5" size fives, and I didn't like them when I had two hands, let alone one, so therefore I don't work on them. I'm using them instead of my longer size 5's because they are handmade birch, and too grabby with the wool, and I can't knit fast with them. I should get metal needles that will slide effortlessly, some cheap aluminum needles would do nicely. But I don't even do that, hehe. I am such a wimp. 

Oh, and NaNoWriMo?

Words I should have done by now: 1,667

Words I have written: 1,710

Go me!



Yes go you on your word limits amazing:)


You're so good a the "numbers"..... counting things: MK rows, completed mice, words...... amazing how a mind works without our conscious seeing it...

see, you'd surpass your Mandatory Word Count with just random thoughts.....

go! Write random thoughts! They will make sense in retrospect.....


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