my extremely talented sis once again
It was my niece, Bella’s, birthday recently so of course I had to knit her something.
After I gave her the presents (fingerless mitts and a headband), I scooted her outside and told her “Knitters do lots of crazy things and this is going to be one of them”. One of my specialties is saying terrifying things to children, obviously.
I then proceeded to tell her that you can’t just take a picture of hand-knit mitts doing nothing (actually, you can and I probably should have done just that) and that we must create a situation involving her doing something with her hands so that I could take pictures.
I spotted a pile of gardening equipment in my parent’s yard and chose the shovel. Once Bella was all set in place she asked me, “Why would I be shoveling on the grass?” Good question! 🙂 At the time, it seemed…
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