Oh, yeah. Love is warm mittens on a cold night. I saw your snow pic in another thread. He needed those mittens!
Knitting is a labor of love. Well made FOs are nice and mean so much more when they are for someone we care about.
Cheating is an option. . . . Cheaters never win and winners never cheat, but smart knitters who want to retain an iota of sanity do, cheerfully. ~~Kory Stamper