Friday, November 2, 2018

About Last Night

 

Last night I couldn't
get to sleep
and lay in bed
counting sheep.

I got all the way
to number ten
when one run off
and I had to start again.


Featured: A new cushion.

92 comments:

  1. What a cute poem. Love the cushion. Such wonderful colors

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  2. Great poem. Love the cushion, did you make it?

    Julie xxxxx

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    1. Yes, it was a great project for all my bits and pieces :-)

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  3. Love the variegated colours in your pretty cushion, Amalia. I hope that little sheep behaves tonight. =)

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  4. It didn’t want to give up her coat! Love your cushion!

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    1. I didn't think of that, no wool is safe around me.

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  5. How beautiful! I have 2 red sofas and was working on changing the covers on my pillows yesterday. I'm still not quite satisfied. Oh and I love the scarf you made for your niece! Enjoy your day!

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  6. What a fantastic cushion!!!! I'd love to keep looking at it to see all those different colors!

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  7. My problem many nights:)
    Il est franchement beau ton coussin!

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  8. Hello, your cushion is pretty. I try counting myself to sleep, it doesn't work. Happy Friday, enjoy your day and weekend!

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  9. What a pretty cushion made from bits and ends of yarn. You do the most creative things, Amalia.

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  10. Your cushion is beautiful:) Hope you got some sleep.

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  11. Love the poem. I usually get to a 1000 and they never run off, it would be much easier to start again :-) Take care Diane

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  12. The cushion is absolutely beautiful, and the poem is spot on - every time I try to count sheep to get to sleep they all get a bit unruly! Have a great weekend. xx

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  13. Lovely poem and the cushi on is beautiful !!

    I'm going to give the poem to the students .

    Cheers, Sandra

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  14. Such a beautiful cushion, Amalia! And I will remember your sweet poem at bedtime...

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  15. Your cushion is adorable -- I love it and the colors! Great poem too.

    Thanks for visiting me while I was away -- back now and looking forward to sharing about the trip! Hugs,
    j

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  16. Oh is that ever pretty, such lovely colors, it looks to be knitted, nice and cozy for winter months :)
    Even the sheep keep me awake :)

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    1. Yes, it is knitted. I always forget how much softer knitting is than crochet.

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  17. Love, love and love!! Cute poem, beautiful cushion.

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  18. Love the pillow and the poem! The colors are so beautiful! Happy weekend!

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  19. Those cushions are so pretty! (And you are so clever!)

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  20. I use the blink very slowly ten times trick. It usually works, but not always for the entire night. Cutest poem and lovely cushion and an excellent way to use up the stash.

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  21. Your poem sums up my sleep last evening--cute poem as always and darling colorful cushion. xo ♥

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  22. Those fuzzy sheep, always so frustrating! I love your cozy cushion, perhaps that is just what your head needs to fall fast asleep :) Truly a gorgeous pillow, just love all the mixing of colors, stunning! Blessings and hugs :)

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  23. Such a cute poem :) Love your new cushion and the colors!

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  24. The colors are lovely. They would go with my living room decor perfectly. :-)

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    1. If my sister didn't already have the cushion, I'd be heading over to the post office right now :-)

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  25. The colours are great …
    I enjoyed your poem too.

    Hope you have a great November :)

    All the best Jan

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  26. That cushion is outstanding and I love your cute poem. That happens to me all the time!!

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  27. I could curl up with your beautiful cushion and the blanket (in your earlier post below) and fall asleep right this minute. No sheep would be needed!

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    1. There will be a cup of tea waiting for you when you wake up, Sallie :-)

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  28. Boa Noite Amalia! Beautiful cushions, stunning colors... Kiss

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  29. Beautiful colors!
    Time to see if I will sleep, or if I will be counting sheep :)

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  30. Oh the colors you selected for your new cushion are perfection!

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  31. Haha about your sheep running off like that.
    And, I do like your new cushion -- such a lovely collection of colours.

    Wishing you a beautiful day, Amalia!
    Brenda xox

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  32. This really made me chuckle, especially since I have been having some sleepless nights lately!

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  33. I really love your new cushion and poem!
    One is so cute, and I'll try to count tonight<3

    akiko
    www.akikohiramatsu.com

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  34. I love all the color variations in your cushion, it is stunning.

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  35. Hi Amalia,

    Love the new cushion and how funny counting sheep and one running off - liked that.
    Hope you are having a lovely week
    Hugs
    Carolyn

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  36. That's a cute little poem and very cheery looking throw pillows.

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  37. a lovely poem, and wonderful colors of handmade.
    have a great day.

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  38. Love the pillow Amalia; it's beautiful!! Very fun poem too.

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  39. Lovely cushion and a cute poem, Amalia. Kisses, my friend.

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  40. I love the scrappy look with all the colors. Is it crochet or knit or something else?

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  41. I love the red in the cushion. You?

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  42. Those are lovely cushions in beautiful colors.

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  43. Estupendo post! Que tengas feliz semana!♡♡♡

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  44. You are brilliant at colour mixing! I would have that cushion anytime! Great idea! Anna x

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  45. Very charming and colourful cushion dear amalia !

    Like always i loved your flawless smooth poetry which come with so ease and flow to share your beautiful heart:)

    i bet on this cushion you will get good sleep my friend!
    Hugs!

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  46. Amalia this is really beautiful, send you hugs and love.

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  47. Today I went to see sheep. They were walking on the grass under the autumn sunshine. I hope you have a nice sleep and a happy sunday.

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  48. What colorful cushion Amalia.

    Hugs Diane

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  49. I love the poem and of course the cushion too!
    xoxo

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  50. Beautiful.
    I liked the colors.
    Good week.
    And thank you for visiting the house.
    janicce.

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  51. Hi Amalia - I am catching up......love the poem - I think your sheep ran off with one of mine :) Your cushion is so pretty with such soft colors. Sending hugs to you xo Karen

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  52. What a pretty cushion, Amalia, with so many different colors. I bet it gives your house a cheerful look.

    Thank you for always stopping by and your sweet comments. I appreciate them.

    ~Sheri

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  53. I like your cute poem! Love your colourful cushion.

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  54. Goodness, Amalia, your poem describes so well a sleepless night.
    The cushion is gorgeous. I may try to copy the idea. :)
    xx

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    1. I hope you do, Sara. Knowing your work, it will be beautiful.

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  55. Can't always count on sheep. I like the happy colors of your cushion.

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  56. Amalia, the cushion is beautiful wit its pretty colors!

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  57. You made such a pretty cushion and I liked the poem. Thanks for sharing at Cooking and Crafting with J&J.

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  58. Great poem and awesome pillow. Well done.

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  59. Tee hee! Love the poem! Naughty little sheep!
    Your cushion looks so comfy, what a great make!
    Well done you!
    Hugs,
    Barbara xx

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  60. Your poetry made me chuckle!
    Thanks for sharing at http://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2018/11/preparing-for-winter.html

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  61. Amalia, I love your new cushion (and your sheep-counting poem)! Gorgeous colors.

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  62. A great post! <3
    I am following you and invite you to me
    https://milentry-blog.blogspot.com

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  63. Your pillow is so nice. I like the colours.
    Hugs, Christine

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  64. I'm into rainbows lately so I'm loving your colourful pillow.

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  65. *giggle* very good, and I would forget where I had got up to!

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  66. That sounds like me when I wake in the middle of the night. Love the cushion, such beautiful colours.

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  67. Oh my, what a pretty pillow....such wonderful colors! And of course, the little poem is so cute! Blessings!

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    1. Thank you, Debby. For some reason these projects where I use leftovers and hardly plan in advance end up being my favorites. I'm sure that there is a life lesson in there somewhere :-)

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  68. Beautiful pillow Amalia! And your poems are sweet and cozy! Blessings to you this holiday season!

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  69. Thanks for sharing with us at the To Grandma's house we go link party, see you next week!

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  70. Linda!!!
    Convidam a um descanso, embora as ovelhinhas chamem para a contagem... rsrs.
    Obrigada pelo carinho com o posto do Projeto.

    Abraços esmagadores.

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  71. Pretty pillow!! Thanks so muchf or stopping by!!
    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  72. I never have a problem to sleep and the sheep sleep with me!
    Love your colourful cushion! Is this tricot?
    Sorry my English!

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  73. With all the colors of the rainbow and more, it is so pretty and cheerful! I wish you sweet dreams tonight faraway friend~

    XO
    Tamara

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