This one was made "from scratch" using Apo. For the first time, I used the "new blank flame" option instead of working with a flame generated by a random batch.
Perhaps this is what they mean by "beginner's luck".
The large version can be viewed at the preceding link.
Today's Gratitude Item: Vegetable soup. Specifically the soup made by one of the other teachers in the Maths department to celebrate a different teacher's birthday. The soup was hot, thick and nutritious and was served with lovely large bread rolls. Wonderful on a rather cold day.