A couple of things:
Don’t start a knitting project 30 minutes before you are planning to start getting ready to sleep. You will inevitably find yourself still awake 2 hours later.
Also, make sure you completely read through the pattern before you start. Otherwise you will do stupid things… I ended up ripping out the belly piece for the penguin as I was increasing every 2 stitches instead of only twice per row. Oh well
I’m going to sleep now. More knitting (while awake this time) tomorrow
Here’s how the penguin is looking so far: