Friday, 6 February 2009

overdone...

I'm just feeling a little overdone at the moment, what with all the giveaway's I've been entering and holding on the blog, my new etsy store, the kids starting back at school etc. So I've decided in an effort to "just say when", I'm going to make myself have an enforced timeout this weekend.

Today is Waitangi Day here in NZ, so it's a long weekend and I really feel the need to reconnect to my family and to the sun... ;)

Mr Sew-Funky is talking about a re-do on the design of this blog, and so keep an eye out for that over the weekend. But as for me, I shall be silent... or at least I will try to be.

Saying when...

UPDATE:
New Design put in place, now I (Mr Sew Funky) have to move all the links etc back!!
UPDATE: Menu items on orange bar finished, fixed search function, slowly adding content to side bar.

7 comments:

CurlyPops said...

Have a lovely relaxing long weekend.

PaisleyJade said...

Love the new look! Enjoy your break.

i am very mary said...

I think a break is ALWAYS a good thing. Enjoy!

Jodz said...

I love your new look :) Sew cool.

dottycookie said...

Have a lovely break.

I keep meaning to say how much I like your calendar!

ladyb1 said...

The new look is good. Followed your link to the Gluten free cooking - yippee, they are dairy free too. Thank you so much, I have to be dairy free and cant wait to try some of your recipes.
Susan

thelittlesparrow said...

Wow - I am so stoked you have an etsy shop!
And love your new look blog.
You are doing well. This is a blessed year for you I feel.
Enjoy the weekend.
When are you coming to stay?
xxxx Bek

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