Neecie's Knits

My burning need for yet more sock yarn

Tuesday, March 08, 2005

So, I got home from Yarn Yoga, Friday, and decided that i had had enough of Ruffles. It's now been cast off for bigger & better things. I just have TOO many projects that I REALLY want to be working on.

Anyways, since i got my yarn order from on Saturday I figured I'd stop fighting temptation & CO for Lady Eleanor...ah! Lady Eleanor how i love thee. It was a rock mountainous terrain, rocky, with MANY MANY restarts, but i finally have the hang of it & i'm cruising right along. This is how much I got done on Sunday.

I'm a bit farther along, now, but no update pictures. Anyway, I'm liking it so much that i'm planning on making one for my brothers girlfriend for Christmas...just have to find a great yarn for hers, now. OH! Also, i finally got my PR today & it wasn't anything I wasn't expecting. "You're doing great in your job, but you need to work on your attitude. You just don't act the same as you used to & "we" need to get you back to the kind of employee you used to be..." Oh, and by the way, here's your raise & your bonus, keep up the good work! ?????? Honestly, now that i have my bonus I'm so starting to look for a new job. Hopefully closer to home as the commute is completely sucking!!!!!! There's a LYS expedition planned for Saturday, and I'm so looking forward to it. Myself & a friend from work are going to go out & make really big dents in the bonuses that we're getting on Friday. We're going to go find out about this knitting cruise that one of the LYS's is advertising...A knitting cruise through the Baltic for 10 days!!!! More on that after the weekend.



  • At 1:32 PM, Blogger Cristina said…

    ooooh so much to comment on....first of all...thanks for visiting my site! i'll let you know as soon as I'm done what the dimensions will be. i imagine that they will end up about the same as yours b/c we're using the same yarn. but actually....i take that back...i'm using 10.5 about you??? anyway...i tried a educated guess/calculations last night, and i think that it will be about 78 inches long or so (about my height).
    secondly....i hate PR's....mine is coming up soon too...except mine wont be coming with a bonus (darn that non-profit)...but i imagine it will come with the same type of utterly irritating comments.


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