Thursday, June 22, 2006  

Drive-By Updating

I haven't been home long enough to take pictures, so I apologize in advance for the craptastic boringness of this post.

ANYWAY - here's what's been going on in my life - the summer job is fantastic, and thanks to the crazy amount of food-related events I attend, I haven't fed myself at home in months. I've been knitting slowly but surely - I finished the first sleeve of Elizabeth I, started a Moderne Baby Blanket out of my hand-dyed, and am just about finished with another pair of socks. So I think for the time being, I'll concentrate on finishing the Moderne Baby Blanket, Elizabeth I, and Lilies of the Valley. I really want to "clean my knitting slate" before I dive into a bunch of new projects. I also need to set aside some serious time for finishing - I've got a couple of pairs of socks and the Debbie Bliss Silk Shrug in dire need of some finishing touches. Perhaps next weekend...

THIS weekend, I'm going camping with S, Abby the 3-legged-wonder-dog, and my parents. I'm really excited, but am not sure about how much knitting time I'll actually get... and I'm hoping very much for no thunderstorms. I feel no overwhelming need to test the waterproofing on our new tent.

Ummm ... and what the $&#^ was up with the pathetic US soccer effort this morning? True, the penalty kick was crap, but there is NO excuse for the lethargy with which the US jogged through the first half. Any bets on how soon Arenas gets fired?



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