Lemon has been turned into a cherry ;)
Cruiser was traded for a 2009 Ford Escape. It's a nice little SUV with high reliability rating (safety too). We're pleased to have an auto that shouldn't have to visit the mechanic every other month - which was the problem with the Cruiser for the past 6 months.
And I'm finding time to knit again! Life is feeling "much more better" (Captain Jack, Pirates)