28.10.14

LIFE JOURNAL | 1

I don't know how I manage to always seem busy. But I usually almost always am. (seeming busy is not. . .necessarily busy, mind you...) I dislike naps because I feel guilty taking them. So, I took up a new hobby that allowed for comfy blankets and space-heaters: embroidery. Really fun. Except when the needles break. Sewing needles break people. Who knew, right?

 I. Love. My. Siblings. Life would be a bore without them. Of course, babysitting little bros still involves breaking up fist-fights on the living room floor. But we still get along. Kinda.

This week was against my cooking skills. I managed to scald a pot of white-sauce promptly before it overflowed all over the stove (I still need to clean that. . .) I also babysat overnight for a family. And yes, the fire alarms went off during breakfast.
I'm really that talented.
(One of the boys remarked: "wow, I don't understand how your toast got burned. It was on a low setting!!!" The obvious reason is because I was making toast. . .)
xx

5 comments

  1. love this!!! embroidery is SO much fun! {not to mention relaxing!} haha... totally sounds like stuff I would do. But don't worry, you'll get better at not doing it so much! hopefully. I still set off the fire alarms... and burn stuff. like pizza crust which I've only made a hundred other times in the last year. yeah. I had a very hungry husband.

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  2. Ha, ha! Yes, I too have let white sauce boil over (I think my kind sister cleaned it up, however). Your embroidery is so cute! Looks like you're pretty good at it. :) And your siblings are cute too.

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  3. I lOVE to embroidery! But.... I have yet to break a needle :)
    If I burn anything, it's almost always a pancake. Once in a while I'll remember it's actually on the stove =) But I WILL forget about my breakfast if I'm trying to accomplish a different task while the food is still not ready... then suddenly, it will be VERY ready...
    So yeah... I have to make sure that all I'm doing, is "making the pancake". Hannah Piotraschke

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  4. You never fail to make me laugh. and your sibs are pretty cute.

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  5. Yumm! What dish is that? looks good!

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