Sunday, June 21, 2009  

Leaving Tomorrow

It's hard to believe that the trip to Minnesota is almost over - good thing S gave me his "lovely" cold so I could "enjoy" every last minute! But before my nose plugged up and my sinuses started throbbing, we had a lovely couple of cruises on the boat...

... and S caught quite possibly the biggest fish EVER. See? HUGE!!!

Baby A decided it was worth all of the driving to bring Abby with us... she loves her doggy!

But no one gets a free ride around here. If Baby A wants to stay in this family, she has to pull her weight in the knitting-modeling department. Here she is showing my progress on my dad's 2009 vest:

And here's a close-up. It'll eventually be the Erin cardigan (well, the charts anyway) from Celtic Collection, with quite a few color modifications.

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Tuesday, June 09, 2009  

Drive By Post before we Drive Away

Tomorrow morning we're packing up the car and heading to Minnesota... dog, baby and all! It should be quite the adventure. So while I'm waiting for Baby A to wake up from her nap, I thought I'd do a quick "drive-by" post since it has been, well, forever...

...okay, so naptime ended milliseconds after I started typing. So now I'll do a "drive by at 75 mph" post so I can get to bed!

Let's call this post "things Baby A loves."

Baby A loves solid foods (except banana...)

Baby A loves playing with her toys (under Abby's careful supervision)...

Baby A loves napping on Grandpa's lap...

... and Baby A loves playing with Mommy's knitting.

Whew! Hopefully the drive to Minnesota will zoom by as quickly as this post!


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