Crazy as a Loom

Thursday, July 5, 2012


After a couple of tough, tough days, I got nothing.
But my lovely namesake, and treasured friend, HILARY of Ontario, has written a post that brought a tear to my eye.
Oh, ok, a couple of tears.  I am crying easily these days.

So, go check it out.  She is too generous.  But I accept, gratefully.  More than you know.

WHITMAN



15 comments:

Daryl Edelstein said...

dry your tears and smile ... its such a great post .. and you deserve the praise

Valerie said...

What a charming, and charmingly photographed post!! Thanks so much for the link.

I'm sure it's created quite a lot of "monkey hunger" among us readers!

Karen said...

Oh, wow.... tears indeed....

messymimi said...

Meandered over here from the other Hilary's site, and read a couple of your posts. Hope you don't mind if i continue reading!

DJan said...

I too came over from the other Hilary's site. How do I go about purchasing my very own Prime Mate? I am also a woman who never grew up! I am so happy to have discovered you and your life. Off to join up! :-)

Denise at Autumn Sky said...

That is such a sweet and colorful post about you and her sweet Whitman. I'm sorry you've had a couple of tough days:-/

Shuttle, Hook and Needle said...

That is a super duper post about a very wonderful lady and her monkeys, looms, cats and all the colorful things in her life. That nice lady is you! Sorry about the bad days and the tears. Please keep smiling!
Louise

Dianne said...

I fell in love with Whitman right away
and when I came here I fell in love with you too

your grands are beautiful
your loom work is amazing!!
I have no talent in any area of sewing or knitting
my Nana once tried to teach me to crochet and I crocheted a pot holder to the skirt I was wearing
at least Nana had a good laugh

so wonderful to discover you and your blog

I used to do cat rescues when I lived in NYC and before I grew a cane :)

Frank's Corner said...

A lovely post...I am so glad whitman has found such a perfect home!

Hilary said...

Big hugs to you, my friend and favourite namesake.

Whitman says "How's it goin', eh?"

;)

Diane Cayton-Hakey said...

I read her post of singing your praises... she's sooo sweet!

Deb said...

I'm sorry to hear that you had a couple of hard days but so glad that your reader did this post. She appreciates you as we all do. Feel better soon. Hugs

MarthaVA said...

Dear Hillary,
Live has it's ups and downs. Good and bad. Happy and sad. It's not anything we can control. Even tho I always say, it's how you react that counts, I KNOW for a fact, we can't always control that either. So allow yourself to be who you are. Do what you feel. You're so talented, loved, and admired, that we all understand if you got nuthin. Of course, what you did have was a great tribute to your generosity and your talent. And, you shared with us another blogger that I will be following from now on!
Thank you. For being you. For sharing. For being talented and strong. Also for showing your weaknesses when they appear. It's OK!
(((HUGS)))
Martha

KarenInTheWoods and Steveio said...

Read her blog.. what a great recipient of your monkey!!!!

You can enjoy a day of few words.. she more than made up for them with her blog!

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ZeldaMom said...

What a sweetheart she is, that was very nice of her. She seems like a really nice person.
Your monkeys are darling, I would have been crying too.

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