Wednesday, December 12, 2007  

Crazy Crazy Crazy

I'm getting a much-needed mini-vacation from work this morning because, in a few hours, I head to Annapolis to take the oath to become an actual, official lawyer. WOOT! Frankly, I'm rather more excited about the chance to relax and watch a movie from start to finish (and, of course, catch up on my puppy snuggles!)

S and I are waiting to hear back on our final offer on the house - if we get it, we'd close on the 27th, so it's been quite a lot of stress Chez-Musings.

Luckily, some of the members of the household have stepped up and shouldered the heavy burden of stress-relief.

Take, for example, a photo of our normal bedtime routine.

And Cricket goes above and beyond the call of duty to also take over the arduous task of laundry-supervision. Apparently, the sweaters are dry and ready to be put away.

Abby, meanwhile, makes sure we get plenty of fresh air and exercise...

... and that we take a moment to enjoy the simple joys of digging a really big hole.

In Abby's world, dirty = happy, so behold one of the happiest doggies ever:

All is not well in Abby's world, though - how would you feel if you were sitting on the couch, minding your own business, only to discover that the innocent-seeming down comforter was really a vicious, dog-swallowing monster?!

And right - knitting - today's mini-vacation has allowed me to finally finish weaving in the last few ends. Presenting - a completed Henry VIII vest!!!

Just in time for Christmas.



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