Honest, that's what the sky looked like - so incredibly clear and blue. No smog around here! Took these pictures with my iPhone and I am always amazed at how well this camera works.
Sled dog rides are very popular and were sold out for whole day. These guys are lean and filled with endless energy - they want to run!
Speaking of endless amounts of energy, we also went snowshoeing in the Euer Valley at Tahoe Donner. Snowshoeing is great because even a novice cross country skier can climb up the Black Diamond trails and get to admire the views from up there:
Here's my progress on my two current projects. My husband's sweater with the slipped stitch detailing:
and my Meris cardigan:
This is a nice pattern, although I don't think I will every get to the point where I can knit the lace panel without looking at the directions. Quince and Co's Finch is a really nice yarn to work with and there are so many colors to choose from; I can definitely see another project in my future with this yarn.
Check out what others are working on at Tami's blog; there's lots of inspiration over there!