Sunday, July 12, 2015

sunday morning shopping

here in my temporary quarters there is a shelf unit and so all the stash from the car was neatly piled here for easy selection.   it's sooo fun shopping from my own stash now that i can actually see it all.  it'll be totally awesome when all of it is in the same place, once "the call" comes for housing.  then, of course, it'll be sorted by color, designer and type.  and the plaid in the left corner?  it was a freebie pair of shorts at a leftovers yard sale that got scooped up, washed and deconstructed.  *** this morning sitting in front of an open window with a gentle, warm breeze listening to soothing sacred music with birds chirping happily in the background.  it's bonding time with phoebe working on summer sampler blocks, of which are nearly current.  actually found myself singing along with the music and realized that awful weariness had dissipated, thanks to having an actual place to sleep, a handy bathroom etc., even if only short term.  it makes me ever mindful of those who are still without such riches.  not having to daily dive into various bags for clean underwear is priceless...really.   thanks be to God for blessings in my life today; may He bestow the same wherever you are today.  


  1. I sense a peace in this post that warms my heart.
    Enjoy your Sabbath!

  2. I'm so glad you have a place to stay as you sound so happy! I'm hoping that permanent housing comes your way very soon so that you can be near your daughter and son-in-law.

  3. I think it's terrific that you know how to celebrate Life's small joys. Not everyone does.

    Sydney, Australia

  4. So glad to hear that your life has bright moments and a safe place to live!

  5. So glad to hear you are in a happy space for now!

  6. It's wonderful to hear you have a place to stay and sew. Hope your wait for permanent housing is a short one.


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