:: thankful ...for for freezers full of meat and frozen produce from the garden.
:: loving...the first couple days of snow
:: embracing... the idea of hunkering down for the winter and knit, knit and knit some more.
:: enjoying... the warmth of the wood stove.
:: marveling...at the beauty of the snow line coming down and going up the mountains that surround us.
:: finishing...knitting Handsome's brown wool sweater.
:: loving... the way it looks.
:: plotting...already what I will knit next when I am done.
:: feeling...good about the new knitting skills that I have learned.
::listening... to the hum of the food dehydrator drying soaked peanuts to make peanut butter.
:: keeping busy...homeschooling the boys and making all kinds of things in the kitchen. Sourdough English Muffins, bone broth for soups, peanut butter, crispy pumpkin seeds and yogurt to name a few.
:: deciding...what recipes I want to use for goodies this coming holiday.
::reviewing...ways to stay with in our budget and pay off debt and stay within our means.