I did do a bunch of knitting yesterday. There were moments where I didn't think it would get done, but the results of my knitting finished up just fine, though I can tell you it is hard to see from the photos.
I present Mr. Blur.
After he took it off, I joined the hat and neck just a touch farther. If I was knitting this again, I would pick up 3 more stitches on each side and I would cast on 6 fewer. This was good, but as he wiggled and pulled, his ears started peeking out. Part of the thing about knitting a hat this way is that there are no ties, no ear flaps and no need for a scarf when you take little ones out.
Mommy approved! Now I have to find a yarn for my other little guy who needs a hat. And then both boys little Christmas hats. And then...