Wednesday, January 17, 2018

1-17-2018 Another MKAL

I love knitting cowls
because I wear them all winter!
So I'm participating in this MKAL
using up the last of my sock yarn stash.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

1-16-2018 Matchy Matchy

We just happened to both wear our matching sweaters
to our knitting group today.
We knit these 2 or 3 years ago.
Zero degrees with a -15*F wind chill outside...
perfect weather for our Nordic sweaters!

Monday, January 15, 2018

1-15-2018 Challah in a Bag

In a gallon Zip Lock Bag, mix
1 cup cool water
1 TBS. yeast
1/2 tsp. salt
3 TBS. sugar
1/3 c. oil (I use olive oil)
3 c. flour
Zip bag and squish with fingers
until all the flour is wetted.
Let sit on countertop overnight
or 12-24 hours.
Sprinkle countertop with 1/4 c. flour.
Divide dough into 2 balls and shape loaves.
Let rise 30-45 min.
Bake at 350*F for 30-35 min.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

1-14-2018 Card Wallet

Love this little card wallet so much
I'm making several more...
you know,
for all those merchant cards you get!!!

Saturday, January 13, 2018

1-13-2018 Got Those Needles Clicking!

 Finished the second pair of mittens for the GDs

and am starting a Mystery Cowl KAL...

Friday, January 12, 2018

1-12-2018 Wooden Knives

What my DH makes while I knit!
The one on the right is a spreader,
the one on the left is so sharp it will cut!

Thursday, January 11, 2018

1-11-2018 KEP #3 Progress

After having to frog and re-knit the headband,
progress on Kep #3 is moving along nicely.
Making headway on the headband liner.