It seems like we’ve been waiting forever for the big storm that is supposed to hit the area today. Forecasters keep pushing back the start time — apparently this storm is just creeping up the east coast, taking its time. At the moment there are just a few flurries out there.
We had a lovely holiday here and we hope you did too. I did very little knitting on my Calmer Aran because I’ve got some sekret knitting that is due the middle of January, so I worked on that over Christmas. But here is the front of my aran:
Maybe I’ll take a break from the sekret knitting today to work on it a bit.
And here is a photo essay of Lucy’s Christmas.
She opened one present on Christmas Eve:
(Thank you, Sharon!)
Then she settled down to sleep.
She had a lot of fun with the wrapping paper on Christmas morning:
And she was delighted with the needle-felted mouse firefly sent to her. Thank you, firefly!
Later, she seemed to be trying to hatch it.
(Note that she is keeping her fuzzy rat close by as well.) This was after she sampled the organic catnip her Daddy gave her.
By noon she looked like this:
There’s only so much excitement a little kitty can handle.