Tuesday, December 16, 2014
I've been busy, as you can see.
This the my workroom-- which sounds fancier than "my old office". I might switch to calling it my "studio" in 2015 where I create, mediate and retreat to when the day catches up with me. But for now it's the space I dumped all my holiday shopping packages.
It's hard to tell, but behind the mountain of boxes and bags is a large table with my sewing machine on it. Behind that is a long cabinet stacked high with fabric. Honest.
And I'm usually very neat and organized. (Not.)
So this week I sorted, wrapped and wrapped and wrapped, boxed up and shipped, and divided the remaining packages into stacks for their local destinations this holiday.
I can almost see the floor again.
Did my husband help, you ask? Why of course. He brought home a package of bows from the drug store... And his work is done.
How's your holiday shopping coming along?
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Saturday, December 13, 2014
Feeling really lucky to have my Mom's rain boots this week. She wore them for years whenever it was wet out to walk her sweet dog, Noah. The dog lives with my baby sister now and the boots were parked at my back door just waiting for the rain.
The first time it rained after mom passed away was in about April and I just couldn't bring myself to put them on.
But this rain-soaked Friday morning in December seemed like a good time to take a short walk between downpours and soak up a little of Mom's love. I can't fill her shoes but her boots are pretty darn comfy.
How's your Sunday?
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