Today I got all the squares out and laid them on the table ...
... and I came over all proud. We have done a really nice thing and, once it is finished, I hope it will keep someone nice and toasty. It was knitted with love and kindness in mind and that is what I hope it brings to its new owner.
Along the way I have learned a (relatively) quick way to join the squares using crochet. You can read the technical stuff here but this is how it looks -
I haven't updated on my weight loss lately - 11 pounds gone. It feels sooo good!