Hello sadly neglected readers! I think of you often. No really, I do! Stop laughing.
So I was on Ravelry ( as I am DAILY ) a few days ago and I decided to take a minute and count the number of projects I completed in 2012 because I’m masochistic like that. I completed TWELVE. Yes, that is an improvement over 2011 when I think I completed just ten projects, but I think the GINORMOUS afghan I made for the folks counts as three maybe even four projects. Here’s quick recap:
A hat for the Duke of Curl
Fingerless mitts fer Pops STILL no picture
Orange stripey socks for ME!
Big Bugga Twerps for ME!
Baby blanket #1
Baby blanket #2
Neck Wrap that was supposed to be for me, but the color was much better for sis-in-law
A stuffie for older sis of baby blanket #1
Color Affliction shawl
Knee Warmers for Connie
The GINORMOUS Afghan
I do believe I spent more time knitting than I spent on Ravelry looking at knitting….well, I’m pretty sure. I guess I’m pleased with my output – especially since I discovered PINTEREST, which is a HUGE time suck for me. Fortunately, most of the time I spent on Pinterest was time I would’ve wasted on things like sleeping & housework (mostly sleeping). Yep, I’m still making really adult decisions like that……
I did not complete ONE-SINGLE-PODCAST in the entire year. And I’m not sure what that means at all. I sure did try!
Hopefully 2013 will bring many, many more completed projects! I have four main knitting goals for this year:
- To stay true to my yarn diet (the 2 year yarn diet I hope to write about soon)
- To learn entrelac
- To increase my knitting speed
- To complete a whole sweater or cardigan for myself
God willing and the creek don’t rise, I’ll be having another giveaway & soon. So, what are your knitting goals for 2013?
P.S. I’ll be on the air tonight as I am most every Thursday from 6:30-8 pm on WJAB for Blues Classics.
P.P.S. I **won’t** be on the air tonight after all. We got a few snowflakes and everything here has shut DOWN. :::sigh:::