Sunday, October 26, 2014


Wandering re-establishes the original
harmony which once existed between
man and the universe. 

~Anatole France

A little getaway, just
my daughter and me.

Her for a class, me
to knit then wander
around taking in the

A great meal at Black Bean Co.

then visiting a few shops. I
brought home my shoes
for the wedding!

Today has been final plans
for the rehearsal dinner all
mapped out [there is a lot
of cooking in my week ahead]
and knitting. I'm getting close
to having a finished shawl, although
I'm not there yet.

Weekending with Karen


  1. I was thinking about you this morning...praying that your shawl will be done :0) Is the wedding next week then?

    1. Thank you Mari, I need all the prayers I can get :)
      Yes, the wedding is on Saturday, the 1st of November.

    2. Amazing how you are ninja and able to get such close, macro shots of Mother Nature's creatures.

  2. I'm glad you took some time to enjoy an outing with your daughter, Tracey ~ make sure you enjoy every minute of the busy week ahead and I can't wait to read all about it when it's all over!

  3. Sounds like the perfect bit of calm before the busy of the coming week. Enjoy the preparations Tracey, and that knitting :)

  4. Oh how fun- road trip, looks fun!
    Really like the angle of the building you shot- great view.
    How is your shawl coming along Tracey?

  5. I bet you are getting excited about the wedding! I cannot wait to see the shawl in all of its glory....I bet you will be beautiful. Isn't it nice to be one on one with a child? Glad you two had some time together :)

  6. How nice to be able to spend some time with your daughter. I'm sure you both enjoyed it and had a lovely time. I can't wait to see the finished shawl. Will you model it with your dress (and new shoes) for us? :-) Have a great and not too stressful week!!

  7. What beautiful colours here to greet me on yet another grey day up here! Love that last shot too, such a lovely reflection:) I'm glad to read you enjoyed some precious time with your daughter, and finding shoes and time to knit - I look forward to seeing your shawl, Tracey, such a pretty pattern. Wishing you a smooth and peaceful week ahead! xo

  8. Glad you had a girl's getaway!

  9. another fun getaway! glad you found the shoes!!!!

  10. I love the Black Bean Co. Were you in Charleston? Have a great wedding! Such an exciting time!

  11. Glad you were about to get away...and that you found your shoes for the wedding! I've been thinking of you and the shawl you are knitting. Have a wonderful day, Tracey.