Katherine the Great
I like to think of myself as a storyteller. Mostly I tell stories about knitting.

New Year’s Resolutions 2014

1. Frequent more local eateries.

Sock and Guac.
fyi: the guacamole at Mother’s Cafe is delicious!

2. Finish the quilting project I’ve been working on by April 15. The Husband and I worked on the taxes New Year’s Eve, so I should have some free time in early April.

3. Don’t be jealous, but I also spent New Year’s Eve cleaning off my desk while enjoying a mimosa. That’s how I roll. Start 2014 with a (mostly) clean desk – check!

4. Continue to enjoy driving my all electric Nissan Leaf! 37k + gas free miles and counting! (Stop spending the money I’m saving on yarn. The stash is getting out of control.)

5. Eat more fresh fruits and veggies and frequent the farmer’s market.
Food and Soap

6. Take more time to smell the knitting (or roses).

Syd's nose

Sydney smelling my Sheepy Ornament - more on that Friday.

8. Try 1 new healthy recipe per month.

7. Increase my machine sewing comfort level (from you know, almost none).

8. Finish 14 pairs of socks.

Including my Hunter Hammersen Swoopy Thing on the Foot Socks (more on that tomorrow).
Beach Plum socks
…and the socks formerly known as the Glass Slippers (Bea Socks by Christina Wilkins).
socks formerly known as Glass Slippers

9.Do NOT buy any more items for wrapping gifts. My gift-wrapping supply inventory still makes my yarn stash seem sane.

Have a very happy 2014! I wish you all an amazing year!!!

To see what others are working on, check out:
Tami’s Amis
Small Things
Frontier Dreams

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  1. Christine N says:

    That’s such a great shoot of the sheep ornament with the dog sniffing it. Your socks are very beautiful.

  2. Michelle says:

    Ha, my NYE was as exciting as yours. But, I didn’t get my taxes done.. I’m a bit jealous in that regard. We made some changes in 2013, and I’m not sure how they’re going to affect us. I’m hoping the tax man doesn’t come looking for my yarn $$. :-D

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