Yesterday was a morning to night blur of putting fall away and getting our Christmas decorations, setting up our tree, cooking, and finally getting those twinkle lights to work in our kitchen in such a way that I might never take them down. . All this adds up to I already blew my 30 day challenge, but for really great reasons. . Here’s an ornament I made with my super
Do you wanna build a snowman? . Maybe I’m being overly dramatic but it’s currently 66 degrees inside our house and we may be saving on our heating bill but my hands are freezing off in the process. . Stay tuned for when I start drawing with my feet, which are nice and toasty warm inside a pair of heavy wool hiking socks. . Yes I know I’m a wimp.
Lunch break. . Subbing for high school biology, where they’ve been taking a test. The room seemed eerily silent, until I started noticing a sniffle here, the creak of a seat there. . I started recording it all in the remainder of the class time, while monitoring eyes that needed to stay on papers, and decided this is actually the loudest quiet I have ever heard.
I’ve been taking the kids to the library pretty consistently starting with their 2016 summer reading program, so it’s kind of weird that I only just realized a few weeks ago that I maybe could pick up a book or two for myself as well. Duh. A few weeks ago, it finally dawned on me that there was a whole section in the library chock full of boring old books