Clean House, Clean Canvas

Thursday Nov 3rd –

 

 
There was bits and pieces of cake top left so the extra icing was dished out and that was our breakfast, along with some delicious coffee 👌🏻💕☕️🍰

Looks like we’ll be going back to the coffee store in Doesburg 😎

After the coffee and cake were finished Mike worked and I cleaned house, because it needed it but also because we wanted to make a video of it for all those who can’t pop over to see it.

Check out the video here ⬇️

 Jem Moment : Home Tour 💕🏢📽

As annoying and harmful as technology can be, I’m so thankful it’s available to me at times when I want to show my family bits of my life away from home 💕

Once all that was taken care of I began making a dessert.

 


Just some out of the box brownie but I added some toasted pecans and planned on serving it with caramel sauce to add a little something extra to it.

I began supper preparations shortly after and sent Mike out to the store to get some things for me.
I required fresh basil for the bruschetta chicken I was trying to make and Mike couldn’t find any packaged soo, it looks like he’ll have a another plant to take care of 😂

John came over to have supper with us, since Inge was off helping with/lovin up the new grandbaby.

The chicken was accompanied with fried potatoes, dill carrots and bread.

I was sick of having mayo with potatoes so I whipped up a sour cream sauce to go with them and it was actually kind of nice 😊
Just sour cream, salt and pepper and some ‘Everything Bagel’ Epicure seasoning from mom😉👌🏻

I thought the chicken was kind of boring but the guys liked it.
I really wish I could taste a ‘new recipe’ made by someone else first and see if I’d like it then? 😋

We visited awhile and enjoyed our coffees and brownie and then John went home and Mike went out to meet a friend to play some tennis.

I stayed at the house to clean up once again and then spent my evening drawing ✍🏻️

 

 

 

Friday Nov 4th –

 
 
Mike left for a business trip to Norway at 4:30 in the morning 😬

I luckily got to go back to bed 😏

Thankfully my being ‘sick’ hadn’t been too sick besides a pounding headache through the night and mornings, nothing coffee and meds wouldn’t cure 😋👌🏻

I told myself I should start trying to letter a little more as well as read the Bible so I’ve been trying to combine the two 😊

With Mike being gone, the house cleaned and my head throbbing there wasn’t a ton to do but I felt inspired from the previous nights doodles.
So I began my first canvas painting in a while, how daunting the white, clean canvas always is at first.


It took some time but I was happily, and surprisingly, pleased with it 😁🎨
Maybe It will inspire me to begin the gallery wall above the couch now 😏

Blogging and photo editing began after that, mixed with the odd snack and a lot of couch sitting 🙈

As usual, popcorn was the supper of chose with Mike not needing to be fed 😏


Does the bad of the popcorn and butter get canceled out by the huge amounts of water I drink after because of too much salt and vinegar seasoning? 😬🍿

6 thoughts on “Clean House, Clean Canvas

  1. Like the art you are pumping out! Maybe we can have time when you are here to do some together. My hope is for a clean house and order by then 🙄

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.