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Hurray it’s Friday!!

I don’t know why I’m so thrilled for this week to be over … it wasn’t a bad week, but it wasn’t a particularly great week either. Just kinda blah. I did however get a lot of work done {on the “new” blog, Sewing Summit prep, a little bit of shop sewing and some sample sewing} so I’m going to call it a win and I’m hoping today + this weekend will turn it into a great week!

{Warning: Prepare yourself for a riveting post.}

life rearranged

Here’s what the week look liked via my Instagram feed::

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I shared this photo {which was taken in July during our Oregon getaway} reflecting on just how I thankful I was that I said “yes” to a date with this guy 21 years ago!! 21! Crazy!

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These two make my heart so happy.

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These two also make my heart happy.I am SO excited for my Mom who just retired. She is ready to enjoy this new season of life after working so hard!

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So, if you’ve been around here much or read my bio, you know I love, love, love-ity, love my iced tea. I do not love coffee. I don’t know why, but that kinda bugs me. Coffee lovers are some of the best people, so I want to love coffee too. I tried a cold {24 hour} brew in our french press and added a lot of almond milk and a moderate amount of maple syrup hoping I’d just get a hint of coffee flavor and love it. Uhm, no, I think I managed to drink about 6 of those 16 oz over the course of two hours. I’m a coffee loving failure.

{Guess who hated even the smell of coffee while she was pregnant? Yep, my Mom. This ailment goes way back.}

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We kinda had a rough start to the week in regards to school + homework + attitude. Mine and his. There was a lot of talk of doing your best in all things all the time. I realized {after much prayer and thinking} that maybe what he really needed was a pep talk and reminder of all he is capable of … so don’t settle for anything less.

Cute lunchbox love notes from Say Please.

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I eat a lot of fruit + yogurt. For lunch, for snacks and for dessert. When I have this many fruits on hand, they are just begging to be called dinner. However I have two boys who would not call this dinner so I added greek yogurt and waffles to the mix {figuratively, not literally … that would be gross}. The Little thought it was great, my Sweets made a breakfast burrito.

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I just can’t get over how good a quilt looks amongst nature. It’s just beautiful.
I shared more photos and quilt details in yesterday’s post.

And that’s all I’ve got folks. See what I mean? Kinda boring and blah. That’s okay … sometimes that’s just what we need before a very busy week!

Happy Friday!

Comments

  1. Fun pics, and that mug rug is beautiful :)

  2. Sandy says:

    I so do not enjoy coffee either, unless it is in the form of milkshake or ice cream and so does Jenn F. So, we can just have our own non-coffee-loving-but-still-love-coffee-drinkers posse :)

    Yay for your mom and hoping a little encouragement helps with your Little.

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