I have to tell you, I feels really crazy not to have DT requirements to be working on, but.... I'm enjoying the freedom. For the first time in 15 years I'm not doing any design team work. It was a hard decision to make but every day I know more and more, that is was the right one.
I have time for so many other things I love to do.
I feel like I missed out on last summer, because I had my car accident May 2, I spent the Summer either in a wheelchair or using the walker. I am SO Really for warmer weather this year!
I gave the bedroom a little brightening up over the last two weeks. (mini inexpensive makeover lol).
I needed one little thing for that corner wall, so I just dug into some craft stuff I have. I wanted it to be simple. I used a large embroidery hood, some wide lace (over lapping in the middle to show off the decorative edge of the lace), added some flowers, leaves and a few little gems on the lace. It only took a few minutes and it's just want that corner was needing.
What else had been keeping me busy? I have been working like crazy on these layouts for hire I'm doing for someones 9 grandkids. They are simple layouts, so I can get through a number of them a day. Since I started, I've done hundreds. These kids are all in high school and /or college now. I have never seen them in person, but I have to say, I feel like I've watched them grown up.
When I take a break from working on those, at night I have been stitching these as they sell. I have a hard time just sitting and watching tv without something in my hands to work on. I enjoy stitching so much.
My sis and Keith joined us and Kate parents also.
( I just noticed in the background they put up a rotary phone). I love that they love old things :)
For those of you who missed the post .. they bought an old country school house that had be made into a home. It had so much history and character.
Everyone has to get in on the St Patty's day action. lol
Jep stayed with us this weekend, as Amy is in Cabo with girlfriends and Wes had to work. He's such a good dog, and Lily and Daisy love having him here.
** Why is it I feel like I should have a disclaimer on my blog header, saying "If your not a dog person, you may want to click off this blog". lol I know... we are dog crazy!
Wishing you all a Happy St. Patrick's Day.
If you're having Corned beef and Cabbage and green beer... enjoy!
If your staying in out of the rain in your jammies like me... enjoy!