Monday, October 31, 2016

Sunday, October 30, 2016

10-30-2016 Red Heart Rainbow

I crocheted this afghan
for my daughter
over 30 years ago
and it's still going strong!


Saturday, October 29, 2016

10-29-2016 Wall Art

 Mommy, Daddy,
come look at my pretty wall art!


Isn't it awesome?!?!?!?


Friday, October 28, 2016

10-28-2016 Grandson Cuteness...

...excited to see them come visit pretty soon!!!







Thursday, October 27, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

10-26-2016 Replacements

 On our road trip these past several days
I've been crocheting some replacements
of my favorite fingerless mitts
that I somehow seem to have misplaced!

Love, love, love these...
made from alpaca...
super soft AND warm!


Tuesday, October 25, 2016

10-25-2016 Effigy Mounds



After climbing this somewhat steep trail
in the Effigy Mounds National Park
from the Mississippi River up to the bluff top
we were able to view the effigy mounds.
Interesting!
Here's what they look like from the ground...

And here's what they look like
In high def/resolution from space...




Monday, October 24, 2016

10-24-2016 Road Trip

Look at those gas prices!!!
Time for a road trip up north
to Pike's Peak Park in McGregor Iowa
where the Mississippi River
meets the Wisconsin River
to see some pretty fall colors!


Sunday, October 23, 2016

10-23-2016 Green to Brown

 The leaves are changing from green to brown...
no pretty fall colors on our morning walks.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

10-22-2016 Arachnid Cowl

Knitted this 'Arachnid Cowl'
for the halloween season!


Friday, October 21, 2016

10-21-2016 Fave New Outdoor Toy

LEAVES!!!



And Happy Bday to my DD!!!

Thursday, October 20, 2016

10-20-2016 Photo Shoot

Helped DD with a photo shoot today
(http://cschorg.mycolorbyamber.com)
and we got a little extra 'help' from the 4-year-old GD
who wanted her picture taken too.







Wednesday, October 19, 2016

10-19-2016 Love My Mums!

Back home again...
love my blooming mums!

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

10-18-2016 Fungus Among Us...









Flowers of the woods
in every shape and color!

Monday, October 17, 2016

10-17-2016 White Pines Illinois State Park





After my weekend knitting retreat,
DH met me at "White Pines Illinois State Park"
for several days to enjoy the beautiful autumn colors!
We stayed in cozy cabin #3.