Hello from Monday night (Can’t get my act together these days…lol)

October 6, 2014

It’s been a quiet, low-key weekend round here.

Nice for a change.
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But we did have Kerstie, Adam and our little girls come for supper.

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Mom came too, and we had a lovely visit.

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Jonathan was missed. He originally said he would love to come for dinner, but double booked himself with the new girl friend, (who we know nothing about 😯 )

Oh well, we had a lovely time.

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Today dawned bright and sunny, and, after I did some laundry, I got into my silversmithing studio.

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I turned on some Bowie music and contemplated an ancient flint with a hole thru it.

And, although I haven’t finished that piece yet…
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I did make some earrings for Clove. She was admiring some earrings similar to these at Blue Ruby and another chic little boutique and they cost somewhere in the neighbourhood of $50, and I thought, “are you kidding me? There’s like $5 worth of silver and a half hour worth of work!”

And you all know my motto: How hard can it be?

Not that hard as it turns out. 😀

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Now it’s evening and everything’s quiet and calm and I’m trying to resist the urge to get back out into the silversmithing studio tonight.

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Afternoon break in a hectic day
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8 Comments

  • Reply patty October 7, 2014 at 2:20 am

    You inspire me so, Veronica. Love your photos and those earrings!

    • Reply Veronica October 7, 2014 at 9:01 am

      Thank you so much Patty. popping over to catch up with you. 😀

  • Reply Kathy October 7, 2014 at 2:49 am

    Those earrings are so unique! Fantastic creation!

    • Reply Veronica October 7, 2014 at 9:01 am

      Thank you so much Kathy. Have to pop over and see what’s going on with you. 😀

  • Reply daryledelstein October 7, 2014 at 7:25 am

    woman you are just incredible .. i often say how hard would that be and then never find out .. love your mother’s expression … xo

    • Reply Veronica October 7, 2014 at 8:58 am

      Aw, thank you, but you should see the pile of failures at that attitude. Yup, mom’s one in a million. 😀

  • Reply Ida P. Krause October 7, 2014 at 6:11 pm

    Quiet can sometimes be so good. That kitty looked might relaxed. Glad you had a nice visit, I liked all those toys being played with.

    • Reply Veronica October 7, 2014 at 6:53 pm

      That’s so true Ida. Quiet days are the best for me, especially when they come after a busy and hectic week. I love those old fashioned plastic animals and love when the girls want to play with them. Much better than some of the new toys out there. 😀

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