Musings of an obsessive knitter who travels Australia housesitting
Sunday, April 22, 2012
Little Stella has a cold and her Daddy is away so I went to their place Saturday afternoon and helped Tanya entertain her. Stella particularly liked the sound of a plastic bag Nanna had taken her knitting in and would have liked to help by doing a few rows of that too. After spreading her pumpkin dinner far and wide Stella enjoyed her bath with a few drops of Eucalyptus oil to help her breath then settled well. Tanya cooked a delicious dinner including very sinful Impossible Pie with cream made from a recipe Les Stipanov gave her when we visited Maleny recently. The weather in Sydney is extremely mild just now and one is confused about what clothing to put on each morning.
I was Adelaide born but spent many years in Queensland before coming to Sydney. An Aunt taught me to knit at pre-school age. This gift is now an obsession with rarely a day going by when I don't pick up my needles, spend time with my stash and patterns or online researching. I knit for Les Bears, Knit For Brisbane's Needy and Knit for Charities on-line Groups. Each stitch is made with love. Each project is
special. Each person I give my special gifts to is given a part of my