Miss the rest of you, but I got plenty of nice notes throughout the day. Feel very loved and good.
I took the time for some small tasks that made me happy today, three of which were sewing things - fixing some pulled out/ripped corners of seams on one of my favorite shirts, finishing a hem job on some pants for Rosie, and sewing back closed an opened seam on the pinky toe of my stuffed Stitch.
Thank you again for introducing me to that type of stuffed Stitch, gerisullivan. Not only has he brought me joy and comfort over the years, but now I get to enjoy how my daughter depends on him to protect her from nightmares and monsters at night. Because he's an alien, and he eats monsters for breakfast. :)
I took the patient up to Rosie's bed and got a big hug good night. Almost as good as the HUGE hug she gave me on behalf of my sister at the end of our skype call. And then Brian read her to sleep. Not because it's my birthday, but because it's his turn.
And now I'm all grown up, and even starting to shrink (down to 5' 5 1/2" from 5' 5 3/4"). I am going to celebrate by going to bed early. Because it really is like this: