Wednesday, December 26, 2012

CRAZY WEEK

I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas.  Th week before was very eventful for me.  I fell off a ladder and sprained my ankle.  Still went to work, but spent rest of day icing and elevating.  My daughter came up on Thursday, she brought her boyfriends 4 pound Chihuahua.  On Friday night he escaped, ran out of our neighborhood, across a bridge and into a field.  The field had barns, old cars, and a huge tarp covered wood pile.  He escaped at 8pm, I had to work at midnight.  When I got home at 8am my daughter was still outside, in the pouring rain searching for the dog.At 4 am she had spotted him, but couldn't get to him  I joined her.  At one point she almost fell into the rushing creek.  My husband made posters and hung them up.  Animal control was helping.  At 11 am I went home to take a nap, the door bell rang and the gardener had found the dog.  Boy were we releived.  I can't believe he crossed the street again and was three houses away.  I had to work another graveyard that night.  come Christmas Eve I still had shopping to do and 35 people were coming to dinner.  Everyone helped out and the rest of the holiday was wonderful.  The only down side is that I have poison oak on my feet.  Hopefully things will calm down this week and I can get in my craft room

8 comments:

  1. WOW! Sounds like you have been having a heck of a time. I hope it slows down and you can get some rest.

    Happy New Year,
    Georgiana
    Carson's Creations

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  2. Wow, what an eventful holiday season you've had!! Thank goodness you were able to find the dog!! I hope the sprained ankle and poison oak are better. Have a great day my friend :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  3. omg can't believe all that happened in such a short time! I am so glad you found the dog. Take care of that ankle and poison oak....thing can only get better from here since 2012 is almost over. Lets hope the new year brings a whole lot of goodness your way! Karen

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  4. I am so glad you found the pup. Thank goodness your Christmas turned out so well.
    I hope you heal soon from the injury.
    Good health and blessings to you in the New Year!!

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  5. Ooooh my goodness, your poor thing! What a bummer...I am so glad that the little pooch was found and wow, what a night, ha? I am sure you were all grateful he made it home safe.
    Take care of yourself and hope that ankle heals fast:) Glad to hear your Christmas was wonderful after all that.
    Take care and hugs!
    Happy New Year!

    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  6. Yikes! What a nasty time!! I'm so glad the dog was found safe.

    Hope you continue to heal!

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  7. Oh my heavens!!!! Crazy is not the word for the week you had Katie!!!! I hope your foot is not giving you too much havoc and poison oak!!!! I can't imagine the emotions that you felt the evening looking for your dog with everything else going on as well knowing you had to cook dinner for that many... you deserve a medal for getting through all of that!!!! You are in my prayers and I love the happy ending with your dog and Christmas dinner...take good care of yourself sweetie...Big super hugs

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  8. I hope things have gotten better for you and you were able to enjoy the rest of the Holidays!!

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