I just love the colours of this drink/straw/glass/tablecloth combo.
The past few days have seen a fair amount of rain in my neck of the woods and really, it just looks as though everything's had a good wash. Everything had been so dusty - the car was a rather fetching shade of beige and the boys were coming back from school with shirts that were, quite frankly, about as un-white as it's possible for white shirts to be - but now order is restored - the car is once again red and the boys are back to their usual white-with-mud-splashes uniform. Phew.
The countryside is now a beautiful, vivid green and the garden is looking full and lush:
And remember the sad-looking pansies that I blogged about in my 'Apathy r us' post?
On the crochet-front this week, I've been putting some serious hooky time into my treat scarf, which is actually now starting to look like a proper scarf and not just a stripy rectangle; and I've been showing my springtime throw some love too - I'm now up to a square count of 200 (oh god, that actually doesn't sound that good, considering I've been working on it sporadically since February. Boo) Another little something has been getting underway too: