Cold rainy days are made for playing with fluffy, soft, warm materials, such as wool. Petting your sheep could do, but I have only cats and dogs, so I have to improvise.
Maybe there are many ways for making pop-poms, but I’ll show you my nana’s way. She was one kind, warm soul and that might be the reason I think of her pom-poms today. Every time, when my siblings, cousins and I felt bored, on our winter holiday, our nana took her threads and scissors and gave us assignment to make as more pom-poms as we could, pretending she needed them desperately. And we had a lot of fun making them, all shapes and colors, realizing that we need them more to make our caps and scarves original…..