30 September 2012

all caught up...


I did it!  I finally (thanks to a few sleepless night - with no thanks to Facebook games) am caught up on my blog reading!  So now that I'm all caught up with you, let's talk about me!  ha ha!  (sorry - lack of sleep induced babbling may follow.)

Today it at last feels like autumn.  Right after Mabon we had another heat wave come through and take the temps up into the mid to high 80s.  Today it is 62 and has been raining off and on (mostly on) since last night.  I love it!  I've been piddling around the house today, doing this and that and a little laundry. 

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I wrote the above text late yesterday afternoon.  I planned to come back and finish off the post but ended up going to bed instead.  Reading it, I'm amazed at the difference in moods in a little over 12 hours.  I was pretty giddy yesterday (despite the dreary, wet day) and today, with the sun out and the birds singing, all I want is to crawl back in bed and hide under the covers.

What makes our moods shift so?  What makes us go from happy to sad, or vice versa, in the blink of an eye?  Things to ponder...

I had so much I wanted to share yesterday - but it is all gone from my head now.  Perhaps it will come to me later.  Right now, there is a roast in the ice box that has had my name on it for several days but kept getting interrupted and not getting to cook it up.  I'm trying a new to me recipe from The Pioneer Woman.  I'll let you know how it goes. 

blessings
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1 comment:

Silke said...

Dear Laura,

Boy oh boy ~ mood swings! They are such a topic in my mind right now. I am having those lovely hormonal shifts that come with approaching menopause and I feel like I am thrown back into my teenage years. I am usually a very even person, but lately I can go from happy to sad in a moment. Or feel weepy at the strangest things - like commercials.

And in the end, it's all a mystery, isn't it?!

Thanks for visiting my blog and that very thoughtful comment you left! Here's to our creativity!!

Hugs, Silke