Friday, June 17, 2016

I should have known...

Hi folks...I should have known things in the DIY department were going too well and silly me for polishing my halo because they do say that pride comes before a fall...little did I know that yesterday's plans were about to go spectacularly pear shaped when I followed the Furry Hooligan down a wet muddy grassy bank...slipped and landed like a sack of potatoes twisting my knee. Note to self...four legs are much more stable than two in such a situation. It's fine now after a TLC session with a cold compress last night but with the clock ticking on the DIY deadline..I had to sweet talk hubby into picking up a paintbrush and finishing off the door and radiator...woohoo another painting adventure done and dusted and I can't wait for the new comfy seating to arrive on Wednesday all ready for Wimbledon...
But of course...it meant that my planned hot date with this month's tag just didn't happen and I'll be taking a rain check today...(ha...how appropriate considering it's still persisting with drizzly rain here) but not enough to dampen our spirits...the Friday Girls are hitting the road for a magical mystery tour of the countryside stopping off for coffee and lunch with lots of gossip and chat in between. But everything's ready and waiting on my workdesk and I'll be raring to go on this month's tag adventure bright and early tomorrow morning.
And I have a naughty confession...I just couldn't resist a few minutes playtime with the new Infusions from PaperArtsy...wow...just a few sprinkles of two colours...some swishing back and forth with some gel medium and hey presto...magic happens...they are amazing...great for super speedy journal backgrounds...woohoo can't wait to play.
Have a great weekend everyone...let's all pray for some sunshine and I'll see you all on Monday for a brand new challenge over at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog...you still have lots of time to join in the fun and who knows you may be the lucky winner of a $50 spending spree in their fabulous online one-stop store.
Hugs Kath xxx

10 comments:

misteejay said...

Glad the TLC sorted out the knee Kath.
Well done hubby on getting the painting finished for you and that mini playtime with the colours looks interesting. It will be great to see what you come up with when you get to 'play' a bit more.
Have a great weekend.
Toni xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Oh dear Kath, hope that knee is ok. Have a lovely day out

Jane said...

Oh Kath, take it easy. Good old hubby coming to the DIY rescue...the painting looks fab xx

Sandra H said...

Oooooch l can almost feel your pain hopefully it won't hurt for too long and with plenty TLC and rest is a good cure looking forward to your next project and the weather is suppose to be better for the weekend so enjoy yours too xx

Redanne said...

Oh Kath!! Hope that you are feeling much better today - and well done for sweet talking hubby into finishing the door. You are seriously tempting me with those infusions, love your play with them... Hugs, Anne xx

Janette said...

Ouch Kath, do hope your ok, you and Buddy seem to get into all kinds of scraps...hehe....take it easy....
glad you managed to sweet talk your o/h though...
Hope you enjoy your day...enjoy...xx

Craftychris said...

I am glad you and your knee are OK after your tumble! I hope you have a fab magical mystery your with your friends and I love those backgrounds you made! Fabulous! Take care!!! xxx

Annie said...

Gosh you don't do things by half Kath !!!! Wet breeks yesterday.....muddy breeks today And a twisted knee.......at least that was a happy accident as your DH painted the door and radiator.
Hope you behave yourself today with the Friday girls......though I doubt that !!!!!

Looks like I will have to give in to the Infusions then as they are getting glowing reviews................take care and have a great weekend

Annie x

Crafting Queen said...

Sorry to hear about your fall, hope your knee is better. Hugs to Buddy.

Linda Simpson said...

Oh no! I hope you knee is better! I have no doubt you will have had fun with the Friday girls. Enjoy your weekend.
Hugs
Linda xxx

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