I haven’t put down a Sylvanian story in ages in this blog and Halloween was a perfect time to do that. I had a few costumes that I had been meaning to use on my Sylvanian critters but with all that’s been going on in the house (lots of cleaning up, inventory, and just plain Life), I couldn’t find time to set things up and take photographs. That is, until this:
I twisted my foot around three weeks ago, while going down a flight of stairs. It swelled a bit in the next few days but ice and rest and elevation did a pretty good job of reducing the swelling. Unfortunately, even with the swelling gone, it hurt like &*%#$ when I walked on it. So it was wrapped up, taped pretty well to prevent twisting (which hurt more than just flexing and extending) and I was kept pretty much off my feet during that time.
The upside was that I got a little time to do this:
I realized how much I enjoy making my stories and I think come 2013, I will have to set more time for that. I have a few stories in my laptop right now, waiting for pictures, and most of them are about autism. If I can use what I love (Hello Kitty and Sylvanian Families) as a way to advocate for children with autism, I think that would qualify as a work of love. What do you think?