April 25, 2011

While I was out:

I needed that break. I missed blogging, but I also didn't. It was nice to have a little bit of a breather. Even if it was a busy breather, it was nice. Though this week doesn't seem to want to co-operate. My car refused to start this morning which might mean that I don't get to go swing dancing tonight (and a friend of mine depends upon me for a ride, so it's just a muddle!), so that has put me in a bit of a sour mood. Alas! My poor car just needs to retire. I just pray it will make it until September!

Here's a peek at what last week brought me:

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Wandering through bookstores with friends giggling at all the silly romance novels. I saw this book just as I was remarking how every book was either about Highlanders or Vampires, and why had no one combined them yet?

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Dinner with these two. Where we consumed way too much food:

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Ginger, my favourite!

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And this was our second round...

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Making funny faces at each other

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Tired of too-long bangs.

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Attempted photoshoot that went awry. But I have a cool project coming up in regards to this!

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I did laundry, got rid of stuff, and put it all away... whew!

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Wore a pretty "new" dress, and put my hair up to go Swing Dancing!

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Danced the night away with my brother Eric, and my friend Emily (she's the gal in the black!)

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Listed some modern dresses I'm selling here. Email me if you're interested!

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Played an Open Mic night for the first time since November. It was a hit! They even asked me to come back!

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Drank a whole lotta coffee

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took my dresser from looking like this...

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to this!

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And took my jewelry box from looking like this...


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To this! I own an obscene amount of earrings, and still need to figure out what to do with my necklaces which are just chillin' on my dresser right now...

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Realized that Nailpolish has taken over my life.

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Drank some more of this...

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Sketched and journaled, and cut out fabric.

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Only used my seam ripper once!

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Spent some quality time with my darling Polyhymnia. Yes, my sewing machine is named after a Greek Muse (and one of my favourite Madeline L'Engle characters...)

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Finally trimmed those bangs. And then decided that I should have just grown them out...

I hope everyone had a lovely Easter! Mine was splendid! I'll show you all later this week. Tomorrow, I'll post my Easter dress!

2 comments:

  1. i ALWAYS decide to grow out my bangs 30 seconds after cutting them. son of a bitch eh?

    i also love your organizing before and after pictures. i think tidyness is my porn.

    anywho... welcome back!

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  2. I to am very glad your back always enjoy your posts.
    ps. love the dresser organizing.

    miss clay x

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