Eric's birthday was Friday, and I whisked him away for a little adventure-- our home for the weekend:
No electricity, no running water, an outdoor privy-- believe it or not, friends, deprivation of modern conveniences is our idea of a good time.
Some things we did have:
Not pictured: fondue. It didn't last long enough for a photo op.
Also, a yurt happens to be the perfect setting for a bit of knitting (and spinning):
I finally whipped the hat sample into shape:
AND I taught Eric to knit:
I'm not allowing myself to get too excited about it yet-- four rounds of stockinette do not a knitter make. But he did sit down and work on it last night without any prompting from me...
Such fun-- though I did rather enjoy the hot shower I took moments after getting home!