Friday, March 28, 2003  

Friday Happy Dance

I have been looking forward to tomorrow morning all week. What happens tomorrow morning? I get to sleep in. No aerobics, no practice LSAT tests, nothing but sleepy-time, the glorious chance to actually wake up naturally... well, does the kitty alarm count as "natural"? ;)

You know you're a knitter when...

... you are EXCITED to hear rain forcasted for the weekend. No beautiful weather to distract you from knitting! LOL. Menagerie is getting close... I think I'll definitely finish knitting it this weekend.

I watched the discovery program last night about young girls who cut themselves to deal with overwhelming emotions- I am so thankful that I have found myriad ways to combat stress without resorting to self-destruction. Although I do sometimes eat too much... I have been better about channeling my stress into exercise or knitting or a long bath. And I'm going to order a book about self-accupressure from Amazon in a few days... another constructive way to combat stress. I feel so sorry for those, like those poor girls on the show last night, who are trapped by their stress in self-destructive behaviors. What a terrible way to have to live.

On a brighter note, one of my "missions" this weekend is to get a good photo session in (Cricket permitting!) So look for pictures of the hopefully completed Menagerie (and the shag-carpet back), the Tiger socks, and, of course, "Cricket-the-Extra-Cute". ;)

The Latin phrase for today:
hoc indictum volo
"I withdraw the statement (I wish this unsaid)"


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