September was a really quiet month as I didn’t really get up to much. I did get out some of my jumpers though 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 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, Stephanie Meyer was writing Midnight Sun, the fifth book in the series. Unfortunately the first few chapters got leaked on the internet and Stephanie abandoned the book.
In 2020, after everyone had forgotten about it, she finally published Midnight Sun. It’s essentially Twilight but written from Edward’s perspective!! Even though I’d not read Twilight in years, 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 I didn’t leave the house much in August which was affecting my mental health. I’ve been trying to get out at least once a day. I go for walks through the park and often 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
Sounds like an absolute lovely month. Its always good to take time to yourself and refresh. How have you found working from home?
Thanks Kathy, how was you month? I’ve found working from home good!! I seem to have found a good work/home balance and I’m on top of cleaning now!! 😀 xx
Your September sounds lovely, so relaxed and chilled. I love your cat, he’s so cute! And how lucky you were to see the squirrels, I haven’t seen any around our way for ages. xx
Thanks Lisa, he’s pretty adorable 🙂 We often see squirrels in our garden as well, we had one running across the lawn with a sunflower head form next door’s garden lol 🙂 xx
What a lovely, chatty post! I felt like we were on the sofa having a cup of tea! Your September sounded lovely and chilled, which is what I need right now!
Awww, thank you Rosie!! I hope you have a chilled month this month 🙂 xx
I haven’t done a jigsaw puzzle for ages; would love to see if I had the patience to complete one.
You should definitely give it a go! You could try online ones 😊 xx
I love a round up post! Your September sounded lovely and chill, and sometimes, that’s exactly what you need xx
Thanks Della! Yep a chilled month was definitely needed 😊 xx
I love a good puzzle, especially now the weather is colder – and I’ve also had my jumpers out with the latest cold weather coming in! Tania xx | Tania Michele
I’m glad I’m not the only puzzle lover!! Xx
Thanks for sharing what you have been doing the last month 🙂
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Thanks Nic 😘😘
Nice post, Some people it was busy and some was quiet. Good walks is always the best to refresh.
Lovely post! Sometimes a quiet month is just what you need and it sounds like you made the best of it!
Thanks Karen, a quiet month was definitely what I needed 🙂 xx