one of my favorite movies is love actually. what's not to love? it combines my
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oh yeah, the movie also has a wedding. and a proposal. cheese overload? yes, please.
anyway. so at the end of last june, i attended my first magnolia creek alumni reunion. the timing was perfect: i was stressed. i was tired. i was feeling alone.
the last activity we did that day involved each of us getting a sheet of paper with a single phrase on it. we were told that we had to figure out how they were related. this was mine:
it now hangs on my closet door as a reminder.
i've mentioned faith and fate on this blog a lot already, but i'll say it again: despite the rough times i've been through (and am sure are ahead too), i truly believe that everything happens some way for a reason. there is no accident. life is a chain of events.
it is this amazing group of women in recovery that reminded me that creating is therapy for me. and a reason i started this blog in the first place. yeah, i know, the crafts haven't been showing up...(oops)
but i have been creating! see?
i love my crafts. love the process. love the thought that goes into them. however, the best ones are made with love.
it should be ready at the end of october.
(side note: to those who understand, it's a "tough mudder" baby!)