Having FINALLY finished the socks I've been working on,
The big news is.....I quit my job and last Tuesday was my last day. Ideally, I would have lined up another one before resigning, but my hours were so long, and with the frequency of the last-minute meetings scheduled in my personal time in the mornings, I wasn't able to do interviews. This was the first weekend I'd had off in months, and since it happened to be our TENTH wedding anniversary (YAY!), Andy and I spent the weekend playing. With different work schedules and different days off, we haven't done much together all summer, so we had a great time. I paid for it yesterday as my back was really sore, but that gave me time to frog a project that wasn't going well, and start all over:
pattern that others HAVE successfully made, so if I run into problems later, I'll at least know that they are user errors. And I got gauge with size 11 needles, so I'm hoping to be able to finish this sweater before the year is out--wouldn't THAT be amazing!
Today I have resorted to taking a pain pill so I can be mobile, and have already gotten these prepped