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You Can’t See the Morning, but I Can See the Light

Hello friends. How is it nearly October? I feel like March and April were two years long, and as we settle in this weird routine, time is slipping through my fingers. That's a good thing. I am ready to pack this part of my life into a cardboard box, close it tightly with all the… Continue reading You Can’t See the Morning, but I Can See the Light

Crafting From My Stash · crafts · crochet · Current Events · Hiking · Life · Motivation · Self-Help

It’s That Little Souvenir of a Terrible Year

Good morning friends! Oh, how is it already August? The days are both very long and short. I can't believe another client deadline of 8/31 is nearly here but on the other hand - did my brother really get his kitten only three weeks ago? I thought he had her for two months now. What… Continue reading It’s That Little Souvenir of a Terrible Year

Apollo · Books · Crafting From My Stash · crafts · crochet · Current Events · Flying on the Wings of Your Dreams · FOs · Life · Motivation · Quarantine Crafts · review · Subscription box review · yarn

FO – Seaside Bunting, and Other Odds and Ends

Happy Monday, friends! How have you been? Things are good here. I thought I had this quarantine life figured out, but June was a little tough! I think I finally realized things won't be back to normal soon, even though it appears to be an American past time to pretend that the virus doesn't exist.… Continue reading FO – Seaside Bunting, and Other Odds and Ends

ALL THE THINGS · crochet · Flying on the Wings of Your Dreams · Garment Making · Life · Motivation · PE Exam Grumpiness

Trying to Stay Focused

Hello friends! Happy Halloween! This year I am copping out and wearing some kitty ears as my costume.  It is the most I am willing to dress up while at work.  I hope you all are doing well.  I'M NOT THINKING ABOUT MY TEST AT ALL.  NOPE. NOT ME.  It's not constantly eating away at… Continue reading Trying to Stay Focused

ALL THE THINGS · Books · Craft Haul · crafts · crochet · Food · Holidays · Motivation · PE Exam Grumpiness · Pretty things

Labor Day Weekend Roundup

Hello friends!  US readers, I hope you've had a restful Labor Day weekend.  Right now it's rainy and cozy outside.  The weather this weekend was thankfully below 100 degrees, which was nice. Here's what I've been up to: Studying (boo) The fiscal year for our main client ended on Friday.  Now that the fiscal year… Continue reading Labor Day Weekend Roundup

ALL THE THINGS · Flying on the Wings of Your Dreams · I FEEL SO ALIVE · Motivation · Self-Help

The Importance of Taking Time Outs

I'm the kind of person who thrives on discipline and routine.  Otherwise, I don't have motivation to complete my goals.  There are many times I don't really feel like running, for example, but I know I'll feel really guilty if I don't.  And so I run.  Or cleaning my house.  I'm never, like, "YAYYY I… Continue reading The Importance of Taking Time Outs