A stock take on my birthday, my 49th year, last one before I make half a century. Bloody hell, that makes me sound like an ancient relic! Ha ha, good job I don’t feel like one! Credit to Pip at Meet me at Mikes for the Taking Stock concept, thanks Pip.
Here is what I am up to tonight and today.
Making : Christmas cake
Cooking : Nothing, it’s my birthday!
Drinking : Gin and tonic
Reading: ‘Unsheltered’ by Barbara Kingsolver
Wanting: More reading time
Looking: At the light disappear as the sun goes down
Playing: The ‘La La Land’ soundtrack, I can’t help myself!
Deciding: Which ramen to order for dinner
Wishing: I could visit all of my family for my birthday and eat cake with them
Enjoying: Wearing scarves, I like winter clothes
Waiting: To go the the gym, yes, on my birthday I still go to class
Liking: Trying new art supplies
Wondering: If I will get used to the massive sumi brushes I just got
Loving: Learning all the new things
Pondering: My new art journal for Kasia Avery’s Advent calendar class in December
Considering: New gloves
Buying: A backdrop for photos and videos
Watching: ‘The Crown’, I know, I am late to the party
Hoping: The sun will come out and give us blue skies tomorrow
Marvelling: At how cold it can get how quickly
Cringing: At negative people
Needing: A video on sumi brushes, I need some tips
Questioning: How many Celebration chocolates I have eaten today
Smelling: Rose perfume
Wearing: Gym clothes
Following: My muse
Noticing: The time is whizzing by today
Knowing: Art and exercise are my soul feeders
Thinking: About what to buy people for Christmas
Admiring: Organized folk
Sorting: Magazine cuttings for art journaling
Getting: Birthday cards-yay!
Bookmarking: Magazines because I start to read them and then forget where I got to!
Coveting: Warm boots
Disliking: Socks which go under my feet in my boots
Opening: Birthday presents!
Giggling: At the radio
Snacking: On ‘Celebrations’ chocolates
Helping: Rake leaves
If you would like to take some stock of your own, here is a blank list.
Happy Monday x