What a crazy weather weekend we had! Saturday was rainy and cold then Sunday was hot and muggy. I was so grateful that my crochet student gave me a cup of coffee when I came in for our lesson Saturday. She even turned on the heater since we were both chilled to the bone with the dampness.
Sunday’s fiber swap was a bit nicer when the sun came out for a little bit. It was so muggy though and the rain was not ready to give up as two showers passed as we spun.
Today’s weather is just about perfect with a few fluffy clouds and a nice breeze that is airing out the damp. Hopefully, we have a few more days like today before summer hits with a bucket of humidity.
Normally, washing day happens on Sundays in my house. It’s the best day since I can usually relax as I wait for the sun to dry my clothes. This gives me an excuse to play some video games as I “guard” the laundry.
This week I did the clothing laundry as usual, but with a quick tumble in the dryer since the rain just would not let up. Sometimes you just have to bite the bullet and waste the electric just so you don’t smell like a mushroom.
As with most of my weekends, I spent it crafting. Do you realize that there is more than one way to craft? Yes, I was creating tangible items when I spun the Embers roving into yarn. But I also did some virtual crafting when I made iron ore into iron pick axes in Minecraft. I find both of these types of crafting enjoyable for their own distinct reasons.
Finally! A project done! That green and gray spindle spun yarn I told you about last Tuesday has become a shawl. I put the last stitch in yesterday morning. Then I wove in the ends as my lunch simmered on the stove. So it’s done and dusted! Yippee!