Usually I find redbacks nesting in the patio. This morning there was this instead outside of Martha's window:
Which explains the bizarre noises coming through the baby monitor. Cheep cheep, scratch scratch. Dave has chivvied it along but I can hear it again, so suspect this might be the start of a battle of wills.
Some more knitting progress this week, but all on presents so no photos yet. Last night I started a project with Cascade sport weight, which I've never used before. It looked quite loosely plied but is knitting up nicely. Bit hard to get excited about knits when it's over 30 degrees though.
Instead, I'll share some toddler activities that kept Elly busy for about ten minutes each this morning.
For #36 - Elly making his own colourful t-shirt. We love fabric markers!
Off the list, we did some of this, which was a big hit:
And because the embroidery hoop quickly became used as a crown, this:
Which he then wore to the plaza, naturally.