It seems Dad didn't have food poisoning. About 6 months ago he was poorly, and got yelled at by his Doctor for not getting treatment sooner. His kidneys had started to shutdown due to some medication he was on. Monday morning he was saying he felt the same way, so I insisted on us going to the emergency room. Mom got hospital duty with Grandma, I got ER duty with Dad. She got the better deal. Dad and I were there from 9:45 am to 4 pm. Good news - it wasn't kidneys, just a viral bug. Bad news - I was handling all his stuff, so I'll probably come down with it. At least he was a good sport and let me take his picture and said I could post it.
Needless to say, Monday evening I felt like I deserved a treat, and didn't feel like doing over 1 stitching, so I started something.
|BBD Christmas Garden stitched on 35 ct Weeks Sheep's Straw|
linen with Shepherd's Bush silk conversion
Recognize it? Christmas Garden by BBD, with the Shepherd's Bush conversion to silk they did for me. A few people have asked me what this conversion is, and I'm sorry, I might be going overboard, but it isn't mine to give out. Please give Shepherd's Bush a call if you're interested. They're really nice, and will more than likely tell you what it is over the phone. I know its only 4 colors, but its the same principle as if it were 30 colors. I'm trying to respect the intellectual property of designers and LNS's.
Today I seemed to spend hours on the phone with the school I'm trying to enroll in for my MBA, and I'm getting pretty frustrated with them. Hopefully it gets better once I'm actually enrolled. I also managed to get to the gym - the first time since I joined a week ago. Maybe tomorrow I'll actually