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Monday, December 13, 2010

Changing Hobbies

I had a grand idea. A fabulous plan. I was going to make my mom the best of Christmas gifts. It was brilliant. I bought the yarn. Beautiful yarn. I began to knit. I knit and I knit. I was starting to worry. I was starting to become unsure of my brilliance. I finished. It wasn't brilliant. It was junk....

I have decided, if it is something to wear, I probably shouldn't knit it. You'd think I'd learn the last time I tried to knit something to wear.

Throwing my knitting needles out the door. I've decided to change hobbies.

I think, "Dancing With The Stars" should call me.

I think I could win that big glitter ball! Move over Jennifer Grey!

Yup! Just ask The Native's. When I start dancing in the kitchen, the whole world stops and stares. I'm so good The Native's won't even dance with me. It's a shame really but I understand. It's hard having such a brilliant Mum. So fabulous in fact that it must be too brilliant for their eyes because when I start The Native's all tell me to stop! Especially when I grab them and make them dance with me.

Sigh.....I am so not appreciated....

6 comments:

  1. If I had to bet it's prolly not as bad as you make it out to be (the knitting) and as for the dancing.....well maybe it is?

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  2. Jody, Oh it is! (The knitting) and the dancing, yeah, it's pretty bad too. :D

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  3. We should dance together! I guarantee it would make their eyes bleed! But WE would have so much fun.

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  4. You think we could learn to cha-cha? And I wanna see the work before it's classified as junk, please. Smirk.

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  5. But what about those cute Star Wars guys? Weren't you going to figure out how to knit them? You can't give up now!

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  6. Nat, We'll get Kristen, you, and me together and wow The Native's on our skillz.

    Kristen, The work is reduced to a ball of yarn yet again waiting to be made into something else.

    Anaise, No worries! That is crocheting and I've made a few already although my Darth V. has me a little kerplunked as one side of his helmet seems to be hanging a bit lower than the other side.... back to the drawing board on that one!

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