Well, it is tied 28 all at halftime at the Rose Bowl--great game although I'd feel a wee bit better if we had 14 more points. GO DUCKS!
For your visual enjoyment is the first of the Winter's Eve socks, a pattern by the fabulous Sivia Harding and adapted (by me) to mittens because there are way too beautiful to wear as socks.
The yarn: Wollmeise. Just as beautiful in person as on your screen.