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So what did I do on my first day of not working?

Lemme see… I woke up at 8:30… had some toast, made hot chocolate (soo much cheaper AND better than my daily stop star.bucks…

Kissed Josh bye when he left for work… Then I decided to be miss domestic and I made bread. From scratch. and it was yummy:

It was a cinnamon bread recipe and oh so good… I usually make bread with my breadmaker, but this was my first normal loaf. Oh, and by “usually make bread” I mean “rarely make bread”.

Tomorrow I am going to attempt pumpkin bread….

I also painted these totes:

I ordered the totes from ecobags dot com a while back. They are canvas/hemp and super cool. They are about the size of those reusable bags you get from the grocery store but how much cooler are they? The owl’s eyes & wings and the elephant’s ear are hand-stitched felt… look for them on esty soon!
I also snuggled with my dogs on the couch and watched bad tv….

Tomorrow I have to go over to my old store to drop off my keys and pick up my paycheck. Thank God it isn’t my last check… I still have this week, vacation, maybe sick time, and disability coming to me over the next 2 months…. Josh keeps making comments about me being “unemployed”… Technically I still have a job…
That’s pretty much it 🙂 I am slowly dipping my toe in the housewife pool. So far the water is nice and warm, but totally alien to me. I guess I will just get used to it!

5 Comments

  1. Once Upon A Time

    November 12, 2009 at 8:44 pm

    JEALOUS- and I want some of that bread. YUM!

  2. Once Upon A Time

    November 12, 2009 at 8:44 pm

    JEALOUS- and I want some of that bread. YUM!

  3. VelvetMinxx

    November 12, 2009 at 9:04 pm

    Oh, yeah, this is the life! I remember that first few days – I think I was like 7 months pregnant. Good BYE office crap!

    Thanks for the heads up w/Shell BTW 🙂

  4. VelvetMinxx

    November 12, 2009 at 9:04 pm

    Oh, yeah, this is the life! I remember that first few days – I think I was like 7 months pregnant. Good BYE office crap!

    Thanks for the heads up w/Shell BTW 🙂

  5. cat

    November 13, 2009 at 12:32 pm

    you will love it! and technically you do have a full time job…growing humans and then taking care of them! hardest job on the planet to be honest..;)

    i love the totes and knew you’d be crafting immediately! enjoy it all…you deserve it…:)

    *smooch*

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