Friday, October 15, 2010

where has snails been?

Don't call this a comeback.

So, it's been about 5 months since I blogged. I really love blogging but I hate it too. It's kind of like working out. Ok, no, I just really hate that. I love blogging because I get to document my life and read responses and encouragement from others. But I hate it because I have to organize my thoughts first, and it takes a lot of time. Especially for a snail.

I will try to be better about blogging more often. I had a nice hiatus. I've had some time to think about my little blog. I've realized that I don't want my blog to just be about one thing. At first I thought this would just be a sewing/craft blog, but I want to write about more- my family, my friends, my husband, my cats, cooking, food, music, and.... well, anything. So I'm not going to limit myself. Ok? Capece? I'm glad we got that all straightened out.

So, how was your summer??? How is your fall??? Here's what I've been up to:

1. Our garden was very successful this summer. Oh how I will miss fresh salsa. We tried to can a lot of it.
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2. We went to the Outer Banks with Josh's side of the family in July.
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3. We went to Hilton Head with my family in August.
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We did a family photo shoot complete with matching outfits. It was awesome. And by awesome I mean a little embarrassing.
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4. More recently, Josh and I went to the Philly orchestra to see Joshua Bell. We had the cheapest seats but I think it's the best view.
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5. We went on a fall weekend getaway with our best friends.
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We played hard.
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I love fall.
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6. The cats are doing great. Snuggly as ever.
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7. Josh got a full-time job working at an alternative school. It's been an adjustment for us, but he loves it so far.
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8. I took a new job babysitting one little boy before he goes to school each morning. And of course I am still teaching all of my little punk violin students.

....and now you are all up to date! I did miss blogging.

8 comments:

Mims said...

love your pictures! and being updated...You write so well. Keep writing. Love, Mimi

Becca said...

HAPPINESS! i just happened to be checking in on blogs after a couple of months and was thrilled to not see rachel's grad post as the last post! i know we made phone tag attempts a little bit ago-let's try and chat soon!
loves

Bekah Buttons said...

i tried to bye cupcakes for haiti since i saw that button on your blog. are they no longer available?

xo

jess said...

yeaaaa. you're back!

Tania-Dreams2010 said...

Welcome back! :) Love all your pics!

Laura said...

THE SALSA!!!!!!! Oh Abby...you know my love for salsa!

And your legs...can I borrow them please?? So not fair.

Hannah said...

just found ur blog :D I have 3 sisters too! 0 bros :D o and im from PA

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