one year ago i was baking this: http://shamptonindustries.com/her/blog/fall-goodness
two years ago i was loving this shop: http://shamptonindustries.com/her/blog/etsy-love-0
three years ago this happened: http://shamptonindustries.com/her/blog/go-vote
four years ago i was a little blue: http://shamptonindustries.com/her/blog/malaise
five years ago i was headed back to new orleans, again: http://shamptonindustries.com/her/blog/goin-back-new-orleans-again http://shamptonindustries.com/her/blog/home-sweet-home
today i'm preparing for the holidays, going on an afternoon date with shawn, riding my bike to buy a birthday drink for a friend and marvelling a bit at how far i've come.
is it just me or does is feel like the holidays are a bit of a runaway train this year? wasn't summer, like, yesterday and it feels like christmas is tomorrow. where the heck did the year go and am i going to survive the rest of 2011? and when is chanukah? and where is the menorah? didn't we just move to portland 2 months ago?
the shop is chock full of pretty things. there are new necklaces, adorable wooly birds, rings, brooches and oodles more. i recently had a customer tell me that cookoorikoo items make the best gifts. i agree! and i'm offering free shipping all weekend to encourage you to give cookoorikoo this holiday seaseon! xo