Showing posts from April, 2018

The Keeper Of Everything

I am finally getting into a position to buy a small house which means I need to get a handle on all the crap in this place!!  If you've been reading my blog for any length of time, you know I am constantly in a state of organization.  But when you still have boxes unopened from 2 houses ago, its time to take control of the situation.

Organizational gurus say if you haven't opened a box in 5 yrs (?!?!), do you really need it?  Toss it!!  I can't do that.  That unopened box could hold a bag of yarn I forgot about.  Or fabric.  Or that mug my mom used and now I cant find. 

When the guys were here this past wknd, dvds, cds and other stuff were gone thru.  They took what they wanted.  I will box up some of #1 Son's stuff (mostly from school), but as far as I'm concerned, the rest of the stuff is mine to do with as I chose.



These boxes have been gone thru.

I'm going thru boxes to see what I want to keep and what I want to get rid of.  I ask myself, "Do I…

The Simple Woman's Daybook

For Today
Looking out my window...right now it's raining

I am thinking... how I need to slow down. So far in 2018 we have been to TX in Jan, Palm Coast in Feb, and NC in March.  Plus we just had #1 Son and the IO stay this wknd.   It's been a ride and I need to get off for a bit.
I am thankful...for my Baby Girl.  She is my travel partner.  She is a kind soul.  She tells her dad like it is!
I am wearing... a grey t-shirt nightgown with a coffee design on it.

I am creating...since we've been traveling so much, my scarf has come out to play, but not much has been done on it, maybe a few more rows.  I'm really sick of the tans and golds and want to get to the main colors that I love.  
HOWEVER, my 13 y/o nephew still wants me to make him some socks.  I brought it up when we were in NC and I gave him an out if he didnt want them.  Told him I didnt want to be *that aunt* that makes things nobody wants to wear.  He still wants them.  Made me all warm and fuzzy.  
I am…