IT has begun:
In other fall-related activities....I made THE yummiest thing to bring to a party on Saturday.... Apple Fritter Cake. It is from the Cookies and Cups blog, and is a little involved (as she states) but it is VERY yummy. Made with my favorite Honey Crisp apples that I got from Indian Ladder Farms. Forgot to take pictures while I was making it, but here is the final result:
In Knitting News:
I made this in two days!:
Time Warp, which is a slip stitch pattern and can be modified to make a shawl or a longer cowl. I used Cascade Casablanca yarn and the color striping works really well with the slip stitch pattern, don't you think?
And I've discovered something to help with my horrible impatience with blocking.....
In Book News:
I had a shopping "accident" at Barnes & Noble the other day...
AND, I'm subscribing to Paul's theory that you can never have enough
There are a couple more already in the garage I think. Doesn't it look awful? Like you wouldn't want to/couldn't do anything with it? Apparently that is not the case and apparently it was a good buy - good enough to drive two hours to get it - and you just never know when you will need another one.
In Gardening News:
The garden is done. Picked all the green tomatoes that I could and pulled up all the stakes.
And check out the cute little critters we saw playing in the yard the other day (picture quality not great since they were so far away):
|In case you can't tell - foxes.|