Friday, January 31, 2014

Vintage sweater

Today was Crazy Sweater Day at work. Fred didn't have a "crazy" sweater per se, but he did have this one that I made him shortly after we got married:

I'm really proud of that sweater because I made it without a pattern!

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

New hair!

Not much of a change, just slightly shorter:

Monday, January 27, 2014


Fred and I went to Charleston for his bar conference this past weekend. We had an adorable condo and lots of yummy food (oh, shrimp and grits, I miss you so!), but it was freaking cold, and this is as close as I got to the beach:

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Jenny's squirrel hat

I was still in a squirrel mood after I finished Annabelle's sweater, so I started on a hat for my sister:

It went together quickly, but I just felt like it needed something else:

So I found a pattern online for these adorable knit acorns:

Voila! Hat with removable acorn tassle:

Just because she's cute

Friday, January 17, 2014

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Stopping by Syracuse

Annabelle's spring semester doesn't start until today, but she left on Saturday to spend some time with her friends in Syracuse. Here are she and Aurek, looking as adorable as ever:

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

"If I fits, I sits."

Funny papers

The Washington Post is cracking me up lately. First off, how funny is this? Orthopedists in a "joint corporation":

And then Animal Watch is always a winner:

I don't think I blogged about it, but one day they had a story about animal control being called to a house for a bat that turned out to be a sweatband!