As I mentioned a few posts ago every Saturday my daughter Deb and I, often accompanied by her best friend Dawn, go out for coffee and whatever else occurs. This past Saturday was chock full.
First up is coffee… almost always the first stop. We were in the charming town of Summit, New Jersey and stopped in at Boxwood Coffee which I have to say was a great choice.
Second up was Record Store Saturday. We hadn’t had plans to seek out a record store but lo and behold there was one right around the corner so of course we checked it out…
Third up was the main reason for the outing… The New Jersey Wool Walk. You may be wondering what a wool walk is, here’s the description from the website… ”The New Jersey Wool Walk is an event to give passionate knitters, crocheters and fiber artists the opportunity to visit, experience and enjoy the wide array of yarn shops throughout Central, South and North Jersey. Our diverse stores have a variety of yarns, notions, classes and styles. The Wool Walk is a four day festive happening that is not a sale, but an adventure for all lovers of yarn and what it can become!”
The girls had visited several yarn shops the day before and did a few more when I joined them on Saturday. Here are a few pictures from Summit. Look at those happy faces with their bags of stash.
As if that wasn’t a full enough day there’s still one more event to go,
Fourth up is for me, the main event…. ELVIS is in the building 🙂
My life long friend and I are also life long fans of Elvis and so when the opportunity arose to see this Elvis impersonator we jumped at the chance. I wish I could remember his name because he was fabulous… looked, sang, sounded just like The King himself. It was quite the climax to a full day.
My friend got a scarf and a kiss from Elvis… me, I got to take the picture…
There’s a lot of pressure on next Saturday if it wants to be as exciting and fun as the past two were.