around here

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another week closer to thanksgiving, another week closer to christmas, another week closer to my birthday, another week closer to a new year…

anxiety

speaking of anxiety, i didn’t want to believe it, or listen to my own body but, the last couple of weeks i started noticing that after i would drink my coffee, i would become filled with anxiety

my heart would race, i couldn’t start a project fast enough, or enough of them

not a good feeling

i was only drinking one cup of coffee in the morning but, this week i substituted it for caffeine free tea

i have found much needed inner peace since i did the switch

although i love coffee, it’s not worth the anxiety, you know?

i have given it up in the past, so i am sure i will pick it up once again in the future

i must say though, all that anxiety (and retrograde lifting) gave me the motivation i have been needing to do such things like cleaning out my closet, storage bins, and the shed in order to soon have a private backyard “shop my closet” sale

happy friday friends. it’s been quite the week. looking forward to the weekend

have a great one!

oh, and ladies (and i guess some gentleman), this wonderful documentary: fabulous fashionistas

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best home made apple pie

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a rainy friday afternoon treat

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laundry. there is always laundry

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found more paintings to hang. or store…

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mornings in the yard. thankful for cooler weather

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squirrel watcher

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i’ve been spending more time out here

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a butterfly in the making

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coming out of our shel

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morning tea

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a half sick day. and then a whole sick day

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drawing

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in the afternoon light

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telling me about her restaurant where she has pigs in the back, kills them with a bow and arrow and then cooks them. yummy

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veggie lizard

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this still happens sometimes but not as often as it used to

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