Monday, April 16, 2007

Where is SPRING?!?!?!?

Well, tomorrow is my birthday, and it is SNOWING here in northwestern PA. Ugh. Cold, gray, and gloomy....sure doesn't make me feel like celebrating!! Maybe I should take the day off from work and just sleep all day. hehehe

Time has really gotten away from me lately, and I don't feel like I've accomplished much. I spent a bit of time this past weekend scrapbooking -- I needed a break from the knotwork and backstitching! Here is a progress pic, though, just to prove that I HAVE been working on the wedding gift.
Starting the lettering made me feel good!

And here is a funny husband-story for you....on Friday DH informed me that he had an honor society induction ceremony (Chi Sigma Iota, for those of you who are curious and/or in the know) on Saturday evening, and that he'd like me to attend with him. I asked him what I should wear, and his answer was the standard male "something nice." Ack! So I was getting dressed Saturday, and decided on black pants and a purple yoke-neck sweater. I walked out of the bathroom, and there stands DH in a suit and tie!! Thank goodness I had a run-free pair of pantyhose nearby, and a tank dress with matching jacket....and I amazed DH with my quick-change skills. When we got to the dinner, I was SOOO glad that I had changed. Almost everyone was dressed in similar professional attire -- my pants outfit WAS nice, but in more of a "nice night out on the town" kind of way. Men......

4 comments:

Hazel said...

Thats looking good. Glad you had a good night out.

Artystitches said...

Happy Birthday for tomorrow, nice piccie of WIP.

I would love to get into scrap booking but never have enough time for it.

Michelle-ozark crafter said...

Well, happy birthday early! love the look of your stitching!

tkdchick said...

Its coming along nicely Erin!

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