congrats on the warm reception of your reFO, GG... and she didn't just love them, she FELT loved... that's the mom holy grail, right?
PS - shared this one with my mom (in the middle of her own crafting, mostly sewing) who said "how nice! speaking of, when do i get MY pair of socks, mr. knitter?" labor day, lady. labor day. she can have my first finished pair.