Friday, June 24, 2005  

Health Update, and A LIST ;)

Thanks so much for all the good wishes! I went back to the student health idiots center on Wednesday for a follow-up, and all my bloodwork looks perfect. So the much more intelligent doctor I saw told me to try to walk around if I'm standing for too long, and to sit down with the head between the knees thing if I feel faint again. But really, nothing to worry about. :) (Which is what I thought all along, but still, it wasn't the alcohol, I wasn't anemic, and I'm not pregnant!)

On the knitting front, I'm still churning out baby socks... I'm making another pair of Knit Happens socks because the first pair has become a shop sample - seriously, the knit happens colorway makes the BEST socks for babies. And we're getting more in stock online! ;) But I see the baby sock craze winding down - mostly because no baby really needs hundreds of pairs of little socks. So I'll make one more pair, and move on to something else. Here's the "to-do" list:
  1. Knit Happens baby socks
  2. Pines, the sequel (I'm on the hood - all 11+ inches of it!!!)
  3. Mariah (poor, poor neglected Mariah!)
  4. Purchase and install zippers for Pines and Mariah (Professionals may be involved. I hate sewing in zippers!)
  5. Neckbands, armholes, and finishing for Dad's Vest (oh my!)
  6. Baby sweater! (you'll be so proud - pattern from Knitty, yarn from stash!)
  7. Grandma's Fingerless gloves
  8. 4+ pairs of Christmas gift socks

If I manage to finish the items on the list, THEN I get to dive into the yarn I bought at Sheep and Wool. I have 3 arans in mind, plus a pullover, probably with a v-neck. But not until I clean up some of these projects!!! :)


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