Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Life Changing

In my last post I talked about waiting for 'life changing' news.  I was of course over dramatising things but had I received the 'good' news my life would have changed as I would be in paid employment.  I won't go into detail about the job here other than to say it was part time and minimum wage and I got as far as being interviewed.

Anyhow, life moves on and I have put a few hand printed totes into my etsy shop.  I need to raise funds for my son's 18th Birthday party and hopefully the shop sales will bring in some much needed income over time but at the rate I am going he will be lucky to have a fairy cake with a candle on top let alone anything else!

Apart from printing the tote bags, I have not done a lot else crafty this month.  There are so many things I want to do but feel a little stagnant in this dull and depressing phase of weather we are currently having here.  When the clouds descend I am in hibernation mode!

I hope that your week is jogging along fine.  Next month is a short one so I am going to squeeze every last drop out of January before February arrives.

Enjoy the rest of the week


  1. I love those bags they are so pretty.
    Hope you get on well with your paid employment.
    Julie xxx

  2. I'm sure the right job will come along Simone!
    In the meantime keep making your pretty bags. :)
    And I'm quite sure your son will gave a fantastic 18th!
    V X

  3. Good luck in your employment quest, well done for getting to the interview phase, no mean frat in itself.
    Lisa x

  4. Keep up the job hunt,
    Don't be deflated.
    One day you will find
    A place where you're rated.

  5. Sorry you didn't get the job but there will be one waiting for you somewhere, keep trying and good luck with the search:)

  6. Good luck with the job search, and keep making your lovely prints. I am sure your son will have a lovely 18th.
    Thank you for your kind comments recently x
    Happy weekend, Simone.
    Helen xox

  7. I'm sorry about the job Simone.
    Love your hand print!
    Enjoy the rest of January!! xx

  8. Keep going Simone, I do hope you raise some money for your sons 18th xxxx


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