Archive for January, 2008

rounding out the edges

I’ve never been a drinker. Not that I have anything against it, but I haven’t really ever found anything I enjoy (course I never really seriously tried) and I just don’t get it. I don’t like the taste of the alcohol I guess.

People told me they liked it cause it ‘took the edge off’. I never really felt like I needed anything to be less edgy I guess. Until this week. Every night around 5:30 or 6 I start feeling done and craving something. What I didn’t know, but something that would just be relaxing and (oh!) take the edge off. I’m still not ready for something real so much, but I found my own little edge-taker-offer.



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so much good stuff

thrift bags

A picture of trash bags??? wtf? Boring I know. I’m sorry. But I can’t resist. I’ve been trying to take six bags like this to the thrift store for about a month now and I just haven’t been able to do it. I keep looking at those clothes and seeing all that fabric potential. So much to make into something else. I’ve resisted a bit cause it seems a shame to cut up something somebody already spent time putting together, but I finally went through them yesterday and kept about two bags worth. Maybe now I won’t need to go fabric shopping for the next couple whiles. or maybe i still will. šŸ™‚

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oops. took an unintended blog break there.

theĀ  gifts were well recieved

cape love

and we even got some snow which was received by some better than others,

snow outside and in

Overall I’d have to say it was one of my favorite christmas’s ever.

This next year, I’m hoping for all kinds of good things. Like sewing and paper cutting and excercising and looking absolutely fabulous in my clothes and sleeping andĀ just being with my family. They’re pretty awesome.

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