Here we are: day three of the month of birthdays (mine) and chocolate (um, Valentine's Day--and if you don't have a Valentine to buy you chocolate, then go and be your own).
It would seem that some people do not like February. I guess I understand. If you live in the Northern Hemisphere, February is usually bleak and chilly. Definitely not weather at it's best. Perhaps Ms. Nicola can give us a different perspective from Down Under.
Still there are reasons to be cheerful, knitting-wise. Sockapaloooza will soon have us pulling out our DPNs (or magic loops,or two circulars) and the Knitting Olympics will be challenging us to knit our best.
I agree with Cassie: