September was a really quiet month for me as I didn’t really get up to much, although I did start getting out some of my jumpers as the weather suddenly turned really cold!!
Here’s what I did get up to though!!
What I loved:
When I went to visit my parents at the end of August, my mum sent me home with one of her jigsaw puzzles! My parents and I had spent a few days doing one together last Christmas and it was so much fun!! I took my time with it and completed it over a couple of weeks! It’s a Mike Jupp jigsaw, I love his style of drawing and how there’s always something new to look at in the scene 🙂 This is his I Love Car Boots jigsaw puzzle!
I even had Mr Bear ‘helping’ out at one point!
Because I had so much fun doing this one, I spent the voucher I got when I left my old job on two more jigsaw puzzles!! These ones are by Jan van Haasteren and they have a similar drawing style and busy scenes 🙂 I haven’t started either of them yet though!
When the first Twilight book came out in 2005, I bought it and absolutely loved it. I then bought the rest of the books in the saga as they came out (New Moon, Eclipse and Breaking Dawn). I also watched all the films and had them on DVD.
In 2008, 12 chapters of Midnight Sun, the fifth book in the series, got leaked onto the internet and the author, Stephanie Meyer, said she was abandoning the book.
In 2020, after everyone had forgotten about it, she finally published Midnight Sun which is essentially Twilight, but written from Edward’s perspective!! Even though I’d given my books and DVDs away when I moved and hadn’t really thought much about Twilight since, I knew I had to own it!! I had some money left over from my voucher so I bought it 😀 I’m only about halfway through at the moment because I didn’t want to race through it in a day!!
I’ve been on loads lovely walks during September. I realised that I didn’t didn’t really leave the house much in August which was starting to affect my mental health. I’ve been trying to get out at least once a day and because I go for walks through the park, I often get to see squirrels playing in the trees 🙂
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What did you get up to in September? Did you do anything exciting? Let me know in the comments below 🙂 x