Puddle-Wonderful

by Andrea on 2 May, 2014

Our spring here in Connecticut has been mud-luscious lately, not unlike e.e. cummings’ spring in his poem [in Just-]. My response to most things is to knit, and today was no different. With the sun out for the first time in days, I went stash diving in my yarn bins and found this…

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…then began this…

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…my puddle-wonderful socks. Happy Spring!

Finally…

by Andrea on 13 April, 2014

Spring has finally arrived in these parts. Though, living in New England all my life, I know to keep the shovel by the back door a little while longer. Just saying…

Still, it’s nice to see the daffodil tips breaking through the ground, feel the sun on my face, and hear the birds as excited as I am to have winter over. Even the air has changed, carrying a whiff or two of moist earth and a smell I can only call green.

My knitting reflects the new season, as well…

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Happy Spring!

 

Soon…

March 13, 2014

With wind chills below zero, this is what brings me warmth and reminds me that Spring will be here soon…

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And Time to Spare…

February 10, 2014

I’ve been working on this sweater since I don’t know when. I began it long ago and let it hibernate. Then this year decided I want to wear this, this winter, so pushed on ahead and from the end of November until now worked on this a little every day. I finished it last night. […]

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