Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Creating Getaway

I came over to my sister's for a little creative time and we are having a great time together. Today we:
- had Eggs Benedict for breakfast
- went for a walk on the crocus hill
- had pizza and pineapple for lunch
- learned a new technique using tacky tape and glitter (so, so pretty!)
- worked on albums using Stacy Julian's "Finish Line" concept (basically creating an album in a short period of time with minimal time spent choosing/debating)
- had Thai Ginger noodle bowls for supper (do you see a pattern here? It's all about the food!!)
- visited with Jill (my niece) who will be finished her education degree after exams next week - she's knee deep in applications and resumes
- laughed alot
- made an appointment for a haircut
- chatted with Larry (my brother-in-law) in between his trips to the grain elevator with loads of canola
- scratched Watson's ears (he's the family beagle)
- baked Monkey Bread (after waiting 18 hours for it to rise!)
- enjoyed every moment of our time together!!

I could stay here for a week and still have things to talk about, to create and to laugh about. It's always a great place to visit and feel loved!! Thanks, E!!
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5 comments:

  1. What a great time! I love going over there, too. You always feel so welcome and just part of the family. I'm eager to see what you created and get a few tips from you.

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  2. I'm so glad you got to go and enjoy some time with Auntie E! She's so much fun! Can't wait to see what you created!

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  3. That is so great to have the time to get together! I know I really enjoy the time I get to spend with my sister - and she only lives 5 minutes away from me, but with both of us having small children and working part time, it is hard to find time! Good for you for doing this!

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  4. Ooooo I so LOVE monkey bread!!! My butt doesn't though...hehehehe
    Sounds like a perfectly PERFECT time! xoxo
    Loves,
    K

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  5. esther1:30 PM

    It was the best. You are the best. And I can't wait to do it again.

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