Wednesday, March 10, 2010

BACK OFF!

I hadn't had hot flushes for about 3 weeks... but... they came back last night!

Talk about drive me crazy! I'm back to having the weirdest dreams... all involving volcanic eruptions, lava.... flames.... boiling water... *shaking me head*... makes for some interesting scenarios I can tell ya!

What else can I blabber on about today? Oh yeah... I'm trying to organise seeing Lacy at the end of the month... maybe here in Auckland, or up in Whangarei.

So... while I go about my day... think of me... cos I'm quietly going NUTS. But I'm NOT heading for the panty.. OK!

And why 'BACK OFF' as a title? Cos if anyone pisses me off today I will throttle them! I am sooooo crabby.... and hot... And that is not in a sexy way. DEEP BREATHS. VERY DEEP BREATHS.



"KNOCK, KNOCK"... shit, shit, shit... I'm still in me nightie! Me hair is a mess! OH WELL... I answered the door... and yaaa! A Parcel... for ME! from Bluebirdswing (Cyndi) in USA:



I won her 'Dottie Bag Giveaway' and it arrived! PLUS some extra bits and bobs! Some gorgeous vintage buttons (drool), some cute smelly candles, a key fob, some cute as tissues and of course.... the BAG! And what a bag! It is gorgeous, the workmanship is amazing.. I LOVE IT!
THANK YOU SO MUCH CYNDI! {{{HUGS}}}



ABOVE: The tissues! How funny is that? I go swimming.... maybe I shouldn't!

That has certainly brightened up me day...
ONWARD...


I went to Sylvia Park today.. to pick up some linen, post some parcels and just get outta the house really.

Since coming home I've done bugger all ! Forgot to get some cream cotton so haven't done any more sewing on the cupcakes either.. grrrrr. Might go out tomorrow for the cotton so I can continue to work on it.

End of Day: well It's been a quite nice day in all. Got lots sorted out.. did some sewing afterall. A nice dinner. STILL totally on track with the low carbs. Rockin it! nite nite.

20 comments:

  1. Keep taking those deep breaths and hang in there Chris. Hope you get hold of Lacy.

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  2. dreams about lava and flames?

    i think i'd wet my bed!

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  3. Hey Chris! I'm so glad to see that the package made it there...and pretty quickly, too. I'm also happy that you like your bag. I wasn't certain about the buttons. When I started going through them, I realized that most of what I buy, I buy with purse-making in mind. Glad you like them, too!

    I have LOADS of empathy for you with the hot flashes. I had to have a hysterectomy when I was 26; the hot flashes started when I was 30; I'm 53...I still have them. And they make me M.I.S.E.R.A.B.L.E.!!! My doc says I should have quit having them by now, so I guess only God knows when they will stop. At least the mood swings are gone. :o|

    XOXO,

    Cyndi

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  4. I am just starting the night sweats, but i really can't call them sweats. I'm like a friggin furnace. Sheets on, sheets off, leg out, leg under, jammies on, jammies back off. I think I probably sleep about 5 of the 8 hours I'm "sleeping". Talk about crazy!!

    Congrats on winning that great prize.

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  5. What a fantastic surprise at the door. The things look great!!!

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  6. BREATHE! Good. Do it again. We're all here to remind you! Glad to hear the package you received brightened your day!

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  7. Nice way to start the day with a pressie :-)..... hope you are feeling better soon.

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  8. Hot flashes and lava....sounds like a rough night-no wonder you are crabby. Nice gift to cheer you a bit though.

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  9. Love it!! Starting down that road myself and it sucks!! At least you have a great attitude about it!! lol

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  10. How cool a present and it contained BEAUTIFUL things... Courier drivers must see the funniest of things eh!

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  12. O, Chris - I totally adore that cartoon about the swimming gals and the life guards not trying as hard. I got a wonderful laugh at that!!! LOl

    You are right - that little bag is beautiful and she sure nailed it for you with the colors and water related themes .

    I would love to know what you used to fish for ???? Are the fish there healthy to eat? I was just curious because when DH goes fishing for catfish there are signs posted saying you cannot eat but one a month or you will take cancer from them? I really think it Sinks that big business can pollute our public waters and take away a food source.Guess that is money.

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  13. I am sorry you were having a bad day, still, the nice pressie arriving has to make you feel heaps better - at least for a while.

    I hope you manage to get things sorted for Lacy.

    Enjoy the rest of your day.

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  14. Get you some hormone patches, you'll feel better. Love the present and the joke on the napkin is hysterical!

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  15. Congrats on winning the contest!! Cute prizes! :)

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  16. i have bizzare dreams too... and wake with the nasty sweats ... ugg... Love the parcel congrats!!!!!

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  17. deep breath!!

    good on you for still on track!! awesome:)

    Love all the goodies!!

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  18. At the risk of being told where to go....what a spoilt tart you are today hey? All that gorgeous stuff...and with shells and stuff on it too.....hope it brightened your day....looks like Cyndi did a great job. Hugs Naomi

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  19. Goodness those are some hot flashes. Isn't it wonderful being a woman! Congrats on the contest win, lots of fun stuff to brighten your day. Hope you're feeling better soon.

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  20. So glad that the parcel came and made your day better! Getting things in the mail - especially such wonderful things as you got - always makes the day better!

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