I’ve slept like a bear in the middle of the winter! And on top of that comes the time change. My sister -who is already up at her cottage – had sent me two sms’s before I even woke up. She always sends me an sms in the mornings up there, it’s a little tradition I like. Now I have gotten myself out of the haze with a big mug of coffee and can show the Before and After photo to prove how using some elbow grease paid off yesterday:
I’ve got a smoked ham roasting in the oven and intend to bake the traditional “cottage cake” later ,which is the syrup cake my grandmother always brought when I was a kid. I have also bought some yeast , so if the day isn’t too short-due to my sleeping so much- I’ll see what can be made with it..
After the movie last night I started on Carly’s shawl and used this as my pattern guide since I wanted to knit in the round. I have found the how-to in a blog that is just awesome, you’ll find links underneath the photo:
I recommend the blog MED PINNER altogether, she is conjuring all kinds magically beautiful off her needles and her blog is very organized. It is in Norwegian. You’ll find her on Ravelry, too – and then in English under the name PINNEGURI