1. I get a plane ride, plus all the lovely airport waiting time, in which to knit.
2. I get to visit new and exciting yarn shops that have opened since the last time I was home.
3. I get to buy stuff.
4. I get to knit DURING classes, and all the lovely breaks in between.
5. I get to visit yarn shops I have missed.
6. I get to buy stuff.
7. I get to spend time with former knitting pupils...
8. ...while knitting.
9. I get yarn as Easter presents.
10. I get to go to baseball tournaments, during which I can knit.
11. I get another plane ride back home, and all the lovely airport waiting time, in which to knit.
12. And I make a lot of progress!