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Monday, February 24, 2014

Taking Stock... February 2014

 

 
Inspired by Meet Me At Mikes (slightly edited version!)

Making :  a little crocheted cat from the book Super Scary Crochet by Nicki Trench
Cooking : Maple Olive Oil Banana Bread as seen on Shutterbean
Reading: 'Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and The Greatest Treasure Hunt In History' by Robert M. Edsal with Bret Witter
Wanting: to see the film of the above
Looking: out a lot of train windows
Listening: to Welcome To Night Vale podcasts
Enjoying: the new season of Sherlock on DVD
Liking: Instagram
Wondering: what to read next
Loving: the cooler weather
Watching: Star Wars and Indiana Jones with the kids
Hoping: those recently affected by the Victorian bushfires are finding their feet again
Marvelling: at the creativity behind White Night Melbourne
Needing: a few early nights to get me ready for a busy two weeks at work
Smelling: lemon-scented eucalypts
Wearing: uncharacteristically flat shoes
Following: Kaz Cooke's adventures at the State Library of Victoria on Fellow Frockery
Noticing: so much more now that I have to walk so much more
Getting: very good at using a myki card
Bookmarking: the Art Loss Register and Interpol for amazing stories of lost and found treasures
Disliking: the direction I see my country heading in
Snacking: on apricots and almonds
Coveting: nothing
Wishing: for 'a room of one's own'
Helping: the kids back into their busy school term routines
Hearing: good things about the 100 Story Building and their work with maginalised children and young people in Melbourne.

Phew! How about you? Have you been taking stock too?

2 comments:

  1. You've been busy Caz. It's good to look back over the last two months and see how much you've done...Time is flying. I can't believe that one sixth of the year has almost gone already. I should do some stocktaking...maybe in a couple of months. The banana loaf looks delicious. I love recipes that use alternatives to butter, I've been experimenting with solid coconut oil recently. Oh maple syrup too, one of my favourite sweeteners.
    I hope that your wish for 'a room of one's own' is fulfilled.
    Thanks for sharing your list.
    debx
    I'll go and check pip's now...

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    1. Thanks Deb. I'll look forward to your 'stocktake'!

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