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Archive for January, 2013

A day off

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Today I’ve been at home after two days at work. I rather foolishly thought that I’d be able to get some sewing done today, but have had so much other stuff that needed doing that it hasn’t happened. I keep looking wistfully at my fabric though. Roll on the weekend sewathon! My husband is away […]

My first day….

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Today I went to the office. For the first time in more years than I’m going to tell you! I took my new briefcase and wore a business suit and became an accountant again. And I loved it! My colleagues are nice, the office is relaxed and friendly. They gave me flowers. There are free […]

Getting Ready

Friday, January 18th, 2013

The last few days have gone by in a whirl. I’m trying to get everything organized ready for starting work next week. House cleaned, tick, washing under control, tick, ironing up to date, tick, find all the documents I need to take with me, tick, ponder which of my clothes are respectable enough to wear […]

Quilt Shop Quest

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Last week my friend Charla and I set off on a quest to visit a couple of quilt shops within an hour’s drive of where we live. Quilt shops are pretty few and far between here, but we’d heard about these two for a while and decided to have a self-indulgent afternoon. Well you have […]

Just meant to be…..

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Do you ever have the feeling that sometimes things happen, unplanned things usually, but they are just meant to be? I have had a strong feeling for a few months that I was at a turning point in my life. I couldn’t put my finger on anything specific, but I was a little restless and […]