Monday – another chance to start my New Life

After using the excuses of a busy schedule, vacation, visitors, and “too tired”, it is time to get moving again towards my New Life – yes, that energized Bonnie who gets all her projects done.  So far I am off to a lousy start.  The daily Sudoku puzzle was not easy this morning and I had a lot of blog reading to catch up on along with sorting out purchases and gifts from this past week.  It is nearly lunch time and not a single project has been touched.  Ah well, I have all afternoon and evening……

My visitors brought me some lovely gifts including a Downton Abbey jigsaw puzzle and a generous gift card……

Tumbleweedsapril2013 010Also received a sweet cat scissor magnetic fob and needle holder…

Tumbleweedsapril2013 013While shopping with the girls, I bought fabric…….backgrounds, backings, and fat quarters….

Tumbleweedsapril2013 015And at the counted cross-stitch store I added some linen to my stash in case I ever get around to doing all the many, many patterns I want to do…

Tumbleweedsapril2013 014At the paper store, this die came home with me and some sparkles..

Tumbleweedsapril2013 016A big completely unnecessary purchase was this fragrance lamp…..

Tumbleweedsapril2013 017And of course I have NEVER walked into a book store without buying a book….

Tumbleweedsapril2013 018In the evenings while relaxing with iPads, books, and good conversation, I managed to get this quilt bound.

Tumbleweedsapril2013 002This knitted neck warmer finished…

Tumbleweedsapril2013 004And worked on this redwork square……..

Tumbleweedsapril2013 008It is ALWAYS a good time when friends come to visit.  We go shopping and eat out, but the best times are around the breakfast table in the morning and around the living room in the evening.

PicCollage (1)Bonnie – the one in the sun glasses!


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