Friday, 24 October 2008

Life's been busy...........

As I am starting to get emails asking if I'm okay and did I survive the weekend I thought it was time for an update

  • the blog workshop - went well thanks for all the great comments and if you missed it or your new to blogging go and read them here - about 20 women who knew nothing about blogs (maybe convert a couple)
  • used my random number generator aka dh to pick a winner - comment no 36 come on down.......Jenny.............
  • 2 days card stall in a beautiful garden
  • attended a huge dinner on a perfect spring night, wedding dress parade, wine, champs, time with friends, dancing
  • no headache after the night out - thank goodness
  • co-ordinated open gardens with some friends and raised lots of money
  • curly pops and blackie got sick when things were hectic but are all better now
  • bookworm is all better now
  • garden bed still needs some dirt so I can plant the roses into it
  • setting up my etsy shop - more work to do there
  • ordering new cards
  • receiving new cards - (must show you very soon)
  • received yummy parcels from Annie and Sonia (more about that later)
  • got 2 of the very latest Hatched and Patched patterns (pics soon)
  • and a very supportive family to be able to fit all this in
  • finished with a PJ day yesterday.........not that I can say I have done heaps today but I did go for a ride around the paddocks and check some cows/sheep and water the garden that is getting desperate for a drink.............

.........take care til next time.....Chookyblue.........

18 comments:

  1. OMG Donna and in between all of that were you actually able to take anydep breaths......

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  2. I'm hearing ya. Life has been really busy. Hope it gets better soon. Glad to see you are OK and the family is well.

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  3. Thank Craft we have heard from you. Annie and I were about to head off leading the search party.
    Glad to hear your absence has been busy related and nothing else. We miss you when you aren't about you know.

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  4. Nice to hear from you! Our garden is desperate for a drink too! Hope you have a great weekend! (I recommend another P.J. day!)

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  5. I feel like I've been a passenger in a whirlwind. Glad Bookworm is all better.

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  6. now i have to ask.....did you ride around your paddocks in your pj's???
    i gather from your post that you have been very, very busy - i recommend you have another pj day tomorrow - and perhaps just sit and sew?
    l
    x

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  7. Whew, how do you manage with this schedule? You have to take care of yourself.

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  8. YaY Me! Aren't I the lucky duck!!!!I am just exhausted reading what you've been up to-sounds like a lot a fun though! Glad all the sickies are well and that-glad you managed a pj day-they're the best:)

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  9. Busy Girl You! It gets like that I know. Keep those PJ days coming every now and then. It's getting to that crazy time of the year.

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  10. Time to slooowww dooowwwnnn! I am exhausted just reading what you've been up to!

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  11. Glad to hear from you, Donna! It's always a bit disconcerting when someone doesn't post for a while ... I guessed you were busy and you sure have been! Sound like you have had a lot of fun, though.
    Hugs ... Lurline!

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  12. You have been a busy girl. Our blogs are the first to go quiet when we are busy aren't they. BAS time for me so not much happening on my sewing front either.

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  13. Glad to hear your still here. Hope you get the chance for a bit of rest in between all the activity.

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  14. Wow, you have been so busy! And been so productive...good for you! Time for some quiltey time...

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  15. Oh my you have been very busy. I prescribe a weeks vacation for you somewhere in the sun....Can't wait ti read your next post
    Andrea:)

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  16. Oh my goodness, no wonder you haven't had time to post!!!

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  17. Whew...had a to take a couple of deep breaths while reading your list, Donna...LOL! Glad all is well there though ;o) Very exciting about your Etsy shop! Happy Days breeze through all...take time to smell the roses though ;o) ((HUGS))

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  18. Hey girl, you need to sit down and put your feet up and RELAX (hey don't forget Christmas is coming Elf Donna)!!!

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