and the big fella just called to say he’s on the road home. Yay!
Further to the fantastic chocolate chip cookie recipe mentioned below, I found these:
at our local bulk food store – and much less expensive than using Lindt bars. It’s not bittersweet, but I can adjust the sugar to compensate. They’re a little bloomy but in the interest of science I tasted one (er, a couple) and they’re just fine!
I’ve managed to finish the body of the FLS and have started the first sleeve. I wasn’t sure what length I was going to make the sleeves, but after browsing the many threads on the Rav discussion forums, I decided to make a full-length sleeve, but to narrow it somewhat. I don’t mind a bell sleeve, but I don’t want one that is ridiculously full. So I’ve decreased one repeat away.
Yesterday we went out in the yard; it was pretty cold and we’d been for a nice long walk in the morning, so the afternoon pee break was just running around the yard.
He loves to buzz the tower; he’ll come racing up to me and I cringe, waiting for him to take me out at the knee caps, but then at the very last second he’ll veer off …. whew!
In my tRAVels today I came across this very cute little hat pattern: the Robin’s Egg Blue Hat (here’s the Rav Link and I can’t wait to finish the Feb Lady Sweater so that I can move onto some of these cute, smaller projects!