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A gray day today.  When I mentioned my love of grayness a few posts ago, several people shared their love of silvery weather.  You're scarcely ever really alone.

A good deal of today was spent in the waiting room of my Toyota dealership.  My "Check Engine" light came on over the weekend, and in the past, that has meant anything from the gas cap not being on securely enough to major engine issues.  This time it's a valve that's either sticking when it shouldn't, or not sticking when it should.  I had made the bad mistake of taking a lace-weight project with me, and trying to keep up with it meant not fully taking in what was said to me.  ANYway, the part had to be ordered, and should be in in the morning.  So, back tomorrow with, maybe, a book this time.

Both of my Drea's shawls are coming along apace
Some days, it's easier, finger-pain-wise, to knit with thin yarn, some days with thick.  I've got about five projects on needles right now, so, each day, there's probably something that can be worked on.

I have a little germ of an idea for our next group project.  It may take me a few days to fully flesh it out, though.  In the meantime, if there's something you want to do, or something you don't want to do, let me know!


  1. I have elbow issues, and have found that alternating types of projects/yarns can be helpful to avoid flareups. Which means I have to have *at least* two things going at the same time. What a shame, huh? ;-)

  2. Oh the suspense is killing me lady!!!!

  3. I love the word 'apace'. Just saying.

  4. I had wrist surgery on Tuesday, but would love to be included again in your latest group project. I think I will be picking up needles by next week.


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