It is becoming increasingly clear to me that April should have at least 45 days, not the usual 30. April is the busiest month in our academic year, with year-long projects coming to fruition and students in a frenzy to both finish their degrees and get jobs. Someone at work last week was joking that April seems to have been extended this year, and they didn't even know about how our Thing a Month plan is evolving into a Thing a Month and a Half. While I am excited to tackle May's backward knitting in entrelac, it might be another few weeks before I have the energy to do it!
I guess another way to view our scheme is to say that we will BEGIN a new thing each month, with the idea that if it's fun, we'll keep doing it all year. This is the approach I am taking to textured weaving. I finished the place mats: