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Star light Star bright

I’ve been making stars with all my might.

Happy scrappy stars to wish upon.

I’m hoping and wishing that I can get everything done that I need to in the next few weeks. School letting out brings lots of fun activities for kids that require a little effort to plan. DD has a mountain man rendezvous on Tuesday and Wednesday that I get to help with. I’ve got the quilt ready for them to tie. So I’m ready that way. Now all I need to give is my time to help them tie the quilt. I’ve done this before and it really is quite fun. So I am looking forward to it.

Also I’m thinking of going back to school and have an appointment with an advisor on Thursday. Am I crazy to add this to my list. I don’t know. I would just like the security it would bring. I’ve watched two of my friends lately have to provide for their families. The thought scares me, what if that happened to me? Although my patterns pay for my habit they will not support my family.

Then I have two classes I’m teaching the following week and I still have a lot to do to be ready for that. The week after that is The Wasatch Front shop hop. Fun times. I’ve been around to all the shops and stocked up my patterns but I need to make a few displays for one of the shops. So add that to the list. If spring has you running wild or you would just like a free wish. No worries I made lots of wishing stars.

What are you wishing for today?

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  • Nima says:

    lovely stars

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  • Julia says:

    They are beautiful Em..love the bright and happy stars..
    Julia ♥

  • Trisha says:

    I'm wishing my quilting retreat wasn't over. Love your stars!

  • Diane says:

    The stars are lovely. Good luck with the advisor apointment.

  • Kim D. says:

    Beautiful stars, love those bright fabrics. Good luck with going back to school and hope you get everything done.

  • Unknown says:

    Love all your stars! They are bright and beautiful. No I don't think it is a bad thing that you are thinking of going back to school. Sometimes you just have to do what your heart and head is telling you. I am sure this will fulfill one of your lifelong dreams! Go for it!

  • Lori says:

    I am with you Em! A little more time in the Day!

  • Lori says:

    Great stars BTW!

  • Unknown says:

    Well you have been Productive Em..Your Stars look Great..

  • Joyce says:

    Love those stars! What are you thinking of studying? Good luck with whatever you plan.

  • StitchinByTheLake says:

    Em I started college when I was 35 for the very reason you mentioned – I was afraid I might someday have to take care of my 3 kids on my own and knew I couldn't do it on what I was making. Praise the Lord I still have my husband but getting that college degree (and a couple others after that!) made a ton of difference in my confidence level. blessings, marlene

  • hetty says:

    I love your stars! I guess I'm wishing that I didn't have to go to the dentist this afternoonm but my husband is picking me up in half an hour. Also for some more time – like maybe a few hours a day to do what I need to get done. Good luck with your appointment. I went back to university to get my psychology degree when I was in my late 30s. I have never regretted that.

  • Karen says:

    Those are happy blocks. Can't wait to see the whole thing finished. Good luck with your decision on schooling. I think you'll know what's right for you when the time comes.

  • Aunt Spicy says:

    love your stars! and I say go for it (regarding going back to school!)!

  • *karendianne. says:

    Love you stars. Stunning. You can sure work well with color and designs. One of the things I just plain dig about you!

    I also enjoyed the sharing of your real life thoughts. The things we consider and contemplate. I appreciate you bringing us along my friend. Thank you.

  • Teresa says:

    Good morning. I think the stars just scream out fun and have to make you smile. Your decision to go back to school is a tough one I am sure with all the other things you do. Any idea what you will study?

  • Myra says:

    Your stars are stunning Em!
    Good luck with your schooling thoughts/plans…

  • Lappedamen says:

    I love your wishing starts, they looks so pretty. I wish you good luck with your school plans.

  • Abby and Stephanie says:

    Definitely happy scrappy stars!

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