Kids in Safe Seats Stuff

Got back pretty late last night from a Kids in Safe Seats (KISS) meeting. I *think* I managed not to volunteer to do anything extra this month, other than send a few emails and check on a couple of things (I already do a bunch of stuff with regards to coordinating volunteers and setting up…

Why I like girl dogs

After slaughtering and hog-tying the Christmas tree on Saturday, we stuck it in a barrell of water until we had blasted a spot in the house in which it could stand. Sunday, we brought the tree into the house, lopped off another section of trunk and plunked it into a stand full of water. Happy…

Shopping and such

Finished off the shopping last night. All that remain now are to pick up a couple of things that are on order and wrap them. Everything that has been purchased is wrapped, labelled, ribboned and bowed. Feel free to throw heavy, pointy things in my general direction if you need to rid yourself of angst,…

Occasional glimpses that we’re doing something right

Praise: Yesterday, as I was working on a few details of the prototype of the new ornaments, I showed Katherine what I’d done. She was fascinated, as she usually is with anything that anyone makes, and wanted to “help”. I gave her the job of Bead Helper (which, in case you didn’t realise it, means…

Waiting….

Waiting… Photos by VickyTH. … for the weekend. I know it’ll be a busy one and that both John and I have to work at various points during it, but this is just one of those weeks during which I more or less kept my sights on Friday afternoon. That’s not to say I did…