The Great Unwashed......

Thursday, 21 August 2008
........have descended on Reading so that must mean it's festival time again!!

Don't get me wrong, I have nothing against festival-goers, but I hate how my town becomes invaded for 5 days. I left work early as I wanted to go to Waterstones and treat myself to some new books and it was just a nightmare, especially around the station where they were just piling out in droves.

My dislike of the festival started at a very early age. My mum had taken my sister and I into town and as a treat she took us into a Wimpy restaurant. On the way out I was confronted by two festival-goers throwing up right in front of me!! Nice!

Anyway, I've treated myself to 8(!) new books. I didn't mean to get that many but there were too many offers on and I just couldn't choose!

I really hope to get back to making some cards as it's mine and Jon's 1st wedding anniversary coming up and I'd like to present him with a homemade card.

I'm also getting excited about Ally Pally and having a good spend up with my very good friend Nikola.

Fingers crossed it won't be long until you see a new card from me. I think I'm just a bit scared/nervous about making a card as it's been so long. Maybe I should start off with something simple and let it go from there.

Finally I would like to thank everybody for the kind words of support you have been sending me in my absence.

xx :0)

5 comments:

  1. Debbie said...:

    Good to see you back and hope to see some of your lovely cards soon .. 8 books sounds like my idea of heaven .. anything you would recommend??

  1. Natalie said...:

    Enjoy your new books, I bought myself one on Tuesday and I have finished already, I need another now. I love getting lost in a good book. Have a great time at Ally Pally. x

  1. Hi Fe ,hope you and the family are doing ok babe xxxxDawnxx

  1. CraftyTracy said...:

    Come back to the world of cardmaking when you are ready honey, there is no rush, just know we are all sending you hugs,

    Tracyxx

  1. Vix Kennedy said...:

    Have fun at Ally Pally! Wish I could go one day, maybe in a few years lol!

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