<p>…so little time!</p>
<p>I have so much stuff to cover it’s not even funny.</p><p>I’d call this a ‘Random Wednesday’ post but that’s already being used all over the place (and now it’s not Wednesday anymore, it’s Thursday ;o) )…and this isn’t really ‘random’, just ‘catching up’…and if you manage to stay with me to the end, there’s some knitting updates…</p>
<p>Let’s see, first I have been tagged by <a title="Dysfunktional Knitter" target="_blank" href="http://jessaluknits.com/exit.php?url_id=260&amp;entry_id=76" onmouseover="window.status=’http://dysfunktionalknitter.blogspot.com/’;return true;" onmouseout="window.status=”;return true;">Deb</a> to show my knitting bag and its contents to the world (*gulp*). I told Roger and he asked ‘which one?’ ;o) I’m thinking she means the one that is in use right now:</p>
<p><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/mybag.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/mybag.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=495,width=655,top=144,left=320,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="110" height="83" style="border: 0px none ; float: left; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px;" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/mybag.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a>So, what’s in the bag? Clockwise from top:</p>
<p>The Bag</p>
<p>My notions bag</p>
<p>Receipt from Roger’s birthday dinner (on Nov. 2nd – guess I need to clean out the bag once in a while)</p>
<p>Four kinds of hand cream (it’s a compulsion – I once made Roger stop to buy hand cream because my hands were too dry – and yes, the man deserves a medal for putting up with me) two of which are anti-bacterial.</p>
<p>My current knitting – started at the <strike>test of my parental love</strike> concert this evening</p>
<p>Not one but two thumb drives</p>
<p>My lipstick</p>
<p>Princess lip balm ring (one of the favors at Heather’s b-day party)</p>
<p>Motion sickness bands</p>
<p>Two notebooks (another compulsion)</p>
<p>A shopping list</p>
<p>Our Christmas shopping list (not our wish list, our list of what we’ve purchased for others and what we still need to purchase)</p>
<p>Latest paycheck stub</p>
<p>Microfiber cleaning cloth (for laptop and PDA screens – one of the bennies of being in the A/V field, we get cool free stuff – sometimes we even get concert tickets, but that’s another story for another day ;o) ) </p>
<p>Tungsten T – I use it for my patterns in .pdf format and my audiobooks along with many other things including a list of my current yarn stash and needle inventory</p>
<p>and that’s it! I have several knitting bags – this one is the one I knitted and felted last year (my first felting project!) – the pattern is on <a title="Suki" target="_blank" href="http://jessaluknits.com/exit.php?url_id=262&amp;entry_id=76" onmouseover="window.status=’http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter02/PATTsuki.html’;return true;" onmouseout="window.status=”;return true;">Knitty.</a></p>
<p>I think I’m supposed to tag people so… <a title="Chappy’s Mom" target="_blank" href="http://jessaluknits.com/exit.php?url_id=263&amp;entry_id=76" onmouseover="window.status=’http://chappysmom.typepad.com’;return true;" onmouseout="window.status=”;return true;">Deb</a>, <a title="AmyLovie" target="_blank" href="http://jessaluknits.com/exit.php?url_id=264&amp;entry_id=76" onmouseover="window.status=’http://amylovie.blogspot.com’;return true;" onmouseout="window.status=”;return true;">Amy</a> and <a title="Carole Knits" target="_blank" href="http://jessaluknits.com/exit.php?url_id=265&amp;entry_id=76" onmouseover="window.status=’http://caroleknits.knitblog.com’;return true;" onmouseout="window.status=”;return true;">Carole</a> – let’s see what you’ve got!</p><hr width="100%" size="2" /><p>Tonight was the annual <strike>test of my parental love</strike> Holiday Concert at <span title="My daughter (The Teen)" class="serendipity_glossaryMarkup">Dobby</span>’s school – and, miracle of miracles I remembered the camera!</p>
<p /><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 110px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/heatherband.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/heatherband.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=495,width=655,top=144,left=320,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="110" height="83" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/heatherband.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">Dobby is front and center with her flute</div></div><p>
</p><p /><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 110px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/elainaerinella.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/elainaerinella.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=495,width=655,top=144,left=320,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="110" height="83" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/elainaerinella.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">Heather’s friends from left to right: Elaina, Erin and Ella(men-oh-p (get it? heh))</div></div><p>
</p><p /><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 110px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/everybody.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/everybody.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=495,width=655,top=144,left=320,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="110" height="83" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/everybody.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">The whole stinkin’ band</div></div><p>
</p><p>Are you still with me? Great ‘cuz now there’s knitting!</p><hr width="100%" size="2" /><p>I wasn’t going to post Christmas Gifts however, I figure that even if the recipients do happen upon the blog, they’re not going to know what gift is for whom so to heck with it!</p>
<p>So far I have two Irish Hiking Scarves done and one in the works. Here are the two that are done (how do you like my model?)</p>
<p /><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 83px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/12-14-05010.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/12-14-05010.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=655,width=495,top=64,left=400,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="83" height="110" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/12-14-05010.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">*sigh* I couldn’t get a nice smile outta him – he was all goofy</div></div><p>
</p><p>See? All goofy…</p><p /><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 83px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/pinched.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/pinched.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=655,width=495,top=64,left=400,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="83" height="110" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/pinched.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">I told him to act like I had just pinched him ;o)</div></div><p /><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 110px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/scarfheather.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/scarfheather.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=495,width=655,top=144,left=320,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="110" height="83" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/scarfheather.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">Then Dobby got in on it</div></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_center" style="width: 110px;"><div class="serendipity_imageComment_img"><a href="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/closeup.jpg" onclick="F1 = window.open(‘/uploads/Photos/closeup.jpg’,’Zoom’,’height=495,width=655,top=144,left=320,toolbar=no,menubar=no,location=no,resize=1,resizable=1,scrollbars=yes’); return false;"><img width="110" height="83" src="http://jessaluknits.com/uploads/Photos/closeup.serendipityThumb.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><div class="serendipity_imageComment_txt">Here’s the detail shot</div></div><p>Holy pictures, batman! Sorry so photo-heavy. Here are the stats for these two scarves:</p>
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