Wednesday, January 08, 2014

Pop Quiz….get your pencils out

How do I celebrate 13 degree weather?

a) head outside in a chipper mood and check out some library knit books
b) meet knit pals for lunch who warm up with Bloody Mary 's at 11 a.m.
c) put on my fingerless gloves and alpaca vest followed by my winter car coat, and woolen headband 
or 
d) all of the above. 

 How Many New Books Can I Recommend Today? 

a) Dad is Fat by Jim Gaffigan
only if you are prepared to laugh at parenting 5 small children in a two bedroom apt in NYC

b)Knitprovisation (given to friend Carol by her son for Christmas) 

c) Sweet Shawlettes by Jean Moss 
Great pictures and patterns

d) all of the above 



What are Karen and Carol doing in the above image? 

A) They are winding yarn because it is no fun to do it alone

B) They are winding yarn because they are drinking bloody Mary's and it is dangerous to knit while drinking 

C) They are playing Cat's Cradle because they are drinking bloody Mary's and they forgot they are really winding yarn.

Extra Credit: 

Who never gets a Bloody Mary but loves a big old Coke whilst she watches her friends knit and drink? 

a) kathy b

( I love a Mai Tai but that is a very occasional splurge…otherwise give me the Coca Cola any day!)





9 comments:

KSD said...

Dr Pepper for me, though I've been known to have a Bloody Mary. . .

I bought "Sweet Shawlettes" at a Charleston yarn shop a while ago. Some adorable patterns, don't you think?

Araignee said...

All of the above. I'm sipping a gin and tonic to celebrate the return to warmth (it's 23 degrees at the moment) while I take your quiz. The Potomac river is frozen but it's going to be almost 60 by the weekend. Jeesh. What a winter.

Nancy said...

Right now, no cold drinks for me: I'll take a tea pot full of Earl Grey.

Dee said...

I'll sit by Nancy and enjoy sharing her pot of Earl Grey. ;-)

Grace said...

having Earl Grey myself!

Wanderingcatstudio said...

Mmmm I'm with you on the Coca Cola.. I have a mild Coke addiction!

Mereknits said...

Love your quiz, and I would tell you friends tha back of a chair works well, but of course is not as much fun.
M

SissySees said...

I'll have tea with the others, thanks. The quiz was fun too!

SapphireBlue said...

I'm sure ready for spring.

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