Wednesday, March 14, 2012

WOYWW, time flies!

Hello Bloggerettes and Bloggers!

I must admit that time flies and I am now just running around like a headless chicken! (sounds horrible that doesn't it???). My day goes like this - get up at 5am ( crafting till 7am) then go to work stay at work till 1pm then rush to the physio ( about 20 min drive) phisio takes about an hour then back to work and after 5.30 pm sometime I finally get to go home. How much crafting do you think I do after that??? NOTHING!!!
But this will only be till the end of the week and then I hope I will have more time and more will to do things! I have stuff together for a few projects - I just need to get on with it! I am ashamed to say that I haven't been around many desks this week as I don't even turn on the computer once I get home and work is quite busy these days as the term is coming to the end!
I have seen another doctor this week and I have to have an artroscopy for my knee which in itself is not such a painful procedure but the rehab is a rather long process so I am now thinking when can I have this op without upseting the work process at the library ! The thing is the waiting lists for these operations are enourmous - it can take a year ! Unless you pay for the op - then you get to do it in the next 2 weeks!!!! 
( well of course it costs from 1400 - 1700 €) So I am contemplaiting all these things! 
Anyway just so that you are all up to date with my situation!
Still the show must go on - here is my very messy desk..... I was making a card for my nephew - I can't show it as this morning as I was taking photos my battery went and what you see is what I got! 
This is an overall shot.....new ribbon, bits and bobs and then there is this yellow bit of paper and on top of it is a badge with a WOYWW


lets have a closer look......


YIPEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!! I have my original wonderful WOYWW badge!!!!Thank you, thank you, thank you JULIA! None of my crafty stuff arrives as quick as your badge did! I promise I will wear it with great pride! If I go to Ally Pally in a few weeks time I will give it a try! See how many other WOYWW-ers I might spot and of course how many of them will spot me!
And now some of my new stash - not much - just a bit to keep me happy!
Crafty Individuals stamps and a Lost Coast Designs Pencils background stamp

 and lovely lace....also from Crafty Individuals.....


Thats all folks for today! Have a lovely day - spring is here giving us lots of sunshine but to be honest we would need rain - the reservoars are empty!
Good "snoopy" day to all!
Lots of hugs from yours truly
Cardarian

20 comments:

  1. Coo, so much stash - does Julia's note mean you are coming to Ally Pally? I do hope so - would love to meet you again. If so and I don't recognise you don't be offended I am not good with faces....! Hope you get something sorted for your knee soon, it doesn't sound any fun at all.

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  2. I can't wait to get my badge after seeing yours! You have got some lovely stamps on your desk. Ali x # 95

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  3. Oh bless you. I have so much sympathy for you with your surgery required. I really hope you can get it organised quickly cos I know how much difference it makes [having had 2 arthroscopies and a knee replacement already]. The small cuts they make for the arthroscopies hide the pain involved a bit but once healed it can get rid of so many aches and pains for you so good luck with it all.
    Hugs,
    A x

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  4. Wow i have had an arthroscopy and it aint too bad but as you say recovery time is essential!Loving your new stash ,yes i shall wear my badge to at ally pally be great to see how many woywwers we meet!Have greative week and happy WOYWW
    hugs judex17

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  5. Best of luck with your knee - having seen how much better Annie was after having it done I think its well worth the effort. x Jo

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  6. I'm looking foward to getting my badge whoo-hoo- as I have my ticket for ally pally sorted whoop whoop, I do hope you can get that knee sorted out for you!! love your stash from crafty individuals, I love that shop!! Have a good week, Hugs May x x x

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  7. You manage to cram so much into your day - 2 hours crafting before work! That's what I call dedication. Hope you get you knee op sorted quickly and get rid of some of the pain.
    Great desk and I love the Lost Coast Pencils - in fact I have it as well.

    Ann B
    #2

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  8. No wonder you have so little time to craft, goodness me. I too, had an arthroscopy which worked for a couple of years, but then I had a knee (and wrist) replacement - not recommended so try and hold off if you can. Love your workspace. Regards, Anne #27 and #150 (don't ask!)

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  9. Keen to get my hands on one of those badges! Hope you have fun playing with your new stamps

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  10. So sorry to hear you need an operation but they've got to get you back to fitness sometime and I hope this does it. Great stash you've aquired so I hope you get some time to use it. Even crafting wouldn't get me up at 5 am!!
    Watch out for an email from Donna!! Can you guess the news?? I'm soooooo excited....
    Lv JoZarty x
    See if you can skype on Friday evening!!

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  11. Another lucky badge owner, I gort one at Farnborough and may go to Ally Pally so who knows. LOve the stamps , especially the pencils. Have fun with them.
    janet #25

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  12. it isn't just time that flies!

    soooo excited

    Dxxxx

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  13. Those stamps look great, I will have to look into that company. Hope you can pop by my blog. Barb #90

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  14. Wow ...how do you craft that early ...my eyes would still be trying to focus. Love all your stash purchases ..the stamps are gorgeous.

    I do hope things work out for you with your knee ...you must be in a lot of pain. xx

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  15. Hope all goes well with the knee. Desk looks fun and those stamps are fab! Take care, it's Thursday but I'm still snooping the WOYWW desks & loving every minute of it! Zo xx 33

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  16. Oh my word, another operation? Sorry to hear that, but I hope all this physio and rushing about is helping a little bit?
    How I love that pencils stamp in your new stash, it's just wonderful...I may have to investigate supplies! As for the badge, you're welcome and I hope you see at least a couple at ALly Pally, I really do - here's a clue - Jennie at the Artistic Stamper will be wearing hers!

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  17. Oh such fun supplies. I just love those scissors too!
    Boy, that's a lot you have to deal with your knee. I am praying mine holds out. Sure sucks getting older. lol

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  18. Love the messiness this week! andOh poor you, wear your woyww badge but don't tell the anyone what it means..Thanks for my snoop, have a great crafting weekend,
    HaPpY WoYwW!
    ((Lyn)

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  19. I'm having a terrible time getting Blogger to cooperate with me this week, but I am SO sorry to hear about the cost of your operation if you have to pay for it yourself. I also got my badge this week, but I won't be going to Ally Pally. Too far to swim (grin).

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  20. hope your new op goes well,great busy desk,x

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