Before Christmas, Beetle & I spent one of our big-sibling-free mornings cruising the local op-shops – I had a project in mind, you see, something I’m sure would surprise, um, no one. I wasn’t having much luck finding some of the bits & pieces I was looking for, and just generally browsing, when I found some cute little glasses for 50 cents each, and a
A month or two before Christmas last year, I got a text. “Hello, my wonderful, lovely, crafty, clever friend…” (or words to that effect), it started, and I giggled as I knew what was coming. A little photo and some more sucking up, followed by a request – could I make two personalised keyrings, and how much? We-he-hell… a new project, and I’m going to
A must make list is always a dangerous idea for me – a bit like a must finish list (let’s not talk about how I went with my 2014 Kick The Bucket challenge list, ok?). For those who have been here a while, you’ll know I follow my muse with a focus that would put Dory to shame (oooooo shiny!), flitting from one project
this year, I struggled to find a word that would encompass everything I wanted this year to be. It wasn’t until around the 6th that I actually decided on it. Mt word for 2015? EMBRACE. I want to embrace new ideas and new directions. I want to embrace opportunities & take chances that might scare me. I want to embrace new attitudes & embrace imperfection.
Happy new year!! We have had the most delightful couple of weeks, friends and church and family. The mister is still on holidays & we are lazing about, catching up with family, reading, crafting, & playing. Regular blogging to resume soon, but for now, I’m indulging in some much-treasured family time.
This week, I feel like I should apologise for my absence, and for my lack of posts on Tuesday & Friday like I would normally. On Tuesday, my heart was too sore. How I could chat away about teachers gifts when there were three precious babies who no longer had their mama to fuss about what to get each teacher? Having spent Monday, like so
Aaaaaand we’re done! Wow. 31 days, 31 posts. At times I’ve felt like I’ve had nothing to blog, and yet, right now, I’m thinking, but wait! I haven’t talked about this! Or this! Or, or, or…. But it’s done, and as I always am at the end of Blogtoberfest, I am glad to mark off the 31st and call the month done! It’s also proven