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A Good Creative Day

This has just been a really good day. You know some times you look back over what your day has been like and it just seems almost too good. I didn't win the lottery or anything like that but after breakfast today I got right on the Birthday Block Swap and now have all the blocks sewn together and have the signature sections completed. They are all pressed and sitting on top of the box they will be shipped in. I have an ATC swap coming up very soon and did sketches of some ideas and think I've decided which one I'll do for that. 

I'm doing all new art for the kitchen and I'd painted the background of the canvas for a new painting and had set it aside for over a week but got back to that today and now have the drawing done on it and it's ready to paint. Didn't really want to stop working on that, but I knew it wouldn't get finished till much later and sweet hubby will need dinner. So all in all a very productive day. Chatted with some of my good internet quilting buddies and read some blogs. 

We got a lot of beautiful veggies from my in laws and I spent the bulk of the day yesterday getting them in the freezer. I've never had a separate freezer before just the little one on top of the frig and having this chest freezer is really nice. So all those pretty green beans and yellow squash will be so yummy later this year when the pickings are so slim at the store. One lesson I did learn yesterday was WEAR GLOVES WHEN CUTTING HOT PEPPERS. My finger tips were still burning when we went to bed. I'll sure try to remember that in the future. 

But now the kitchen calls and it's time to cook dinner. 


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