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Monday, 31 March 2014

Wow... Is it really that long since I blogged!

18 months... and it seems like yesterday.  It seems quite unreal that so much time can have passed since I have done any real paper crafting. 

My obsessions with drawing and painting took over for a long while, followed by a lot of hard graft trying to get my jungle of a garden to be an oasis of calm (I can dream... it's a long way from that still...lol)  and somewhere nice to sit (which is a bit more of a reality). I weeded and dug over the whole garden and resowed grass seed so it will be green this year .  Added some plants and now I also have a rockery.


Following that I spent months re-decorating the house, but then was really poorly from the later part of the year and unable to do much at all, in fact I was barely able to look after myself. Thankfully I have really great friends who stepped in and helped me to recover.
 

I took it easy from then on and a lot of my time has been taken up on Facebook (which some of you will know) where I've shared bits and pieces of my art and journaling and my rekindled passion for crochet.  I thought about blogging a lot but it just seemed too much like hard work, anyway now I am getting lots better, I feel that I want to join you peeps again and catch up with all my lovely blogging pals and all the wonderful creations I have missed. 


Art journaling heals and crochet calms the nerves :)
 

So here we are and looking forward to good times ahead :)

hugs
Chris xx

 

7 comments:

Kristina W said...

Glad to see you back!

Netty said...

Good to see you back Chris, love all of your makes and home decor is beautiful. Annette x

http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

Linby said...

Glad to see you back in blog land. I love your decor.
Some great makes too.
Linby x

Karen Gist said...

Helloooooo my darling!!!! You have been very busy hasn't you? Everything is looking gorgeous and you must be thrilled with your house...love the pink ;-D

Crochet really is a great way to calm the nerves isn't it? Carry on thriving my lovely xxx

denthe said...

Happy to see you back! love your artjournalpage, and the colorful crochet bag!

Shashi Nayagam said...

Welcome back missed your posts

Sally H said...

So good to see you back, hun. I am very impressed with how you have passed your time too. Sorry I missed this when you posted it. Work was complete madness towards the end of term x