I'm not sure if it's because I'm watching Game of Thrones while knitting, or if I just can't count, but I'm having the worst time with the second sleeve. I had a hard time with the first one, and I thought it was because it was the first sleeve. Maybe it's because I'm a little cocky where knitting this is concerned, and I'm not paying attention like I should. In any case, I keep having to re-knit rows.
I finished this embroidery piece as well:
It's for a friend from half a lifetime ago, and I can't remember if she wanted it in a throw pillow or just framed. What would you do? I plan on sending it to her as soon as it's finished, as a surprise, so I'd rather not ask her. I think it turned out well though.
We started a garden last month, and I had to wait on the seeds to sprout before planting them. But here's a look:
Some of the seeds sprouted before the others (top and middle pictures) and so I moved them to slightly larger pots. The bottom is a store-bought chocolate mint plant on the right (who knew such a thing existed?!) and some moonflowers that were started from seeds. I hope to transplant all the larger plants to the garden patch this week. Speaking of the garden patch:
Our garden currently consists of 3 strawberry plants and purple basil. We get visitors in the morning - sweet little bunnies that like to nibble on the fruits. That's okay though - we still get most of what is produced. What are you spending your time doing these days? Any ideas about the Tigger?