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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

A Blogging Dilemma

Good morning, friends!

My parents came, they visited, they took the children back to Florida! 

For those who don't know, my children go to FL every summer with my parents for several weeks. Right now I'm in that "excited to have some quiet time and have tons of fun stuff planned" stage; soon, I will cross over to the "I MISS my children SOOOOO much, they are NEVER going to FL for this long again EVERRRR crying" stage. Happens every year. It used to take me by surprise, now I'm ready for it! 

So anyHOO...the dilemma. Quite a while ago, (prior to re-launching my blog into primarily my online craft spot) I lost my camera. (I know, I know...what kind of scrapbooker doesn't have a camera???!) So, the only way I've been able to take pictures of my creations to share with all of you has been by using my daughter's iPod. That thing takes UH-mazing pictures! I WILL own one of those puppies one day...probably won't be until I've got the children grown and gone but ONE DAY! But I digress...Baby girl took the iPod to FL, of course. So, now I'm back to no camera. Boo-hoo. I thought I had come up with the perfect "plan B" the other night; using my laptop's web cam! Sounds good, right? Well, I can't get the darn thing on! I played around with it once or twice when I first bought the laptop (so I know it worked!) but I've not used it in forever. I spent an hour the other night trying to figure out how to get into it...failed. So, long story short...for the next 5 weeks (yes, they go for that long...now you know why the crying stage eventually comes!) my little blog will be picture-less. (anyone have a spare camera laying around?!) As I do with most things in life, I'm choosing to see the silver lining here...I'll get to focus a lot more on writing...or, I'll get bored with that and let it sit idle for the next 5 weeks...it's a toss-up

Now, I'm off to craft something...in a totally quiet craft room! YIPPEE!!!

5 comments:

  1. Enjoy your quiet time! It will be loud again before you know it! lol Thanks for stopping by to visit! :) I am happy to be a new follower. Have a great day!

    Hugs,
    HL

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  2. I'm not sure what I would do if I lost my camera...sometimes I think it's permanently attached to my hand ;) Enjoy your quiet time!! Thanks so much for stopping by my blog for the Well Owl Be Blog Hop!! I'm happy to be a new follower :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  3. Oh no! I can't imagine trying to scrap or even blog without a camera, lol.

    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog today for the "Well OWL Be" Blog Hop!! I so glad you liked my project :D

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  4. Your blog design is sooo stinkin' cute! I love owls. (As you could tell on MY blog. LOL) Thank you so much for your sweet comment on my design!

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  5. Love your blog, now following you! I'm so jealous of your free time during the summer - enjoy!

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