Thanks for taking the time to comment! I, too, often take quick shots of FOs on the sofa, but a break in the rain let me get outside for this one.
Our winters are mild with some days cold enough for a wool scarf but I knit this for my dd who makes frequent snowboarding trips to the nearby Sierras.
The greenery in the background is Nandina Domestica, aka "Heavenly bamboo," an evergeen shrub widely planted in the west.
Socks, Mountain Colors Bearfoot in "Sweet Pea" colorway.