I love my job

I woke up this morning (my first non working day of the week) full of cold, feeling sorry for myself and just wanted to curl up in bed. However apparently you can’t do sick when you have a child now!

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Fun Friday? Really? Or could it be fantastic?

So my Friday feeling is not the usual Friday feeling, this one is anticipation of whether this weekend will be restful….you see I have lots of things I would like to try and cram in this weekend, a bit of writing (because I don’t do enough to be getting this damn book published by the time I was aiming for!)

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Cherry blossom top

It was a few weeks ago, after discussions with a colleague about sewing machine shops she recommended this little one near her. I went there with my husband on one of those rainy days where I needed cheering up because the weather was so bad, we both ran in dripping rain all on the shop floor which probably didn’t go down too well but even so she smiled and put her glasses on and carried on with measuring fabric for another customer. The shop was small but with so much in it, the fabrics were beautiful and I couldn’t keep my hands to myself.

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An inspiring community #blogging101


As we draw a close to the working week (well for me at least) I ponder over the last week, normally on a Thursday I’m swimming as it gives me time to think.  From this week though my Thursdays change to a Tuesday (due to the gym timetable) so tonight before I do anything else I thought I’d have a bit of procrastination come detox blog.

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I’m back and feeling (almost) refreshed!

So I’ve been away for a while (don’t worry I’m back now!).  I’ve been reading like a little book-worm so have some reviews coming your way!  Book-worm seems an appropriate word to use, although when I was little I thought you had to read quickly so that the book worms couldn’t eat the pages!  I possibly spent too much time reading and writing and not listening to the facts in classes in school!

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