Today's weather was the exact opposite of the great fall blue skies and sunshine we've had for several weeks - it was gloomy and cloudy, spitting rain occasionally and a little chilly, upper 50s maybe. It was a lot of fun to drive around doing errands and not have to squint. More relaxing.
The big Sundance catalog arrived in the mail. It has beautiful photography and unusual products and inspiring artisan jewelry. As i glance through a lot of ideas pop up for working on similar designs of my own.
We watched the news at 5 o'clock this evening and wondered why the stock market went down today - we thought the Thanksgiving shopping and the after Thanksgiving shopping and the internet shopping had all gone very well this year - wasn't that the shopping news everyone was waiting for? I imagine that there is just no pleasing that stock market. As much as we buy groceries, gasoline, products for work, gadgets for grandkid, toilet paper, paper towels and hairspray, stock market is still not happy. I'm doing all i can to help him, he needs to just pull up and straighten up and stop causing so much trouble!
If someday this old grammaw begins to understand the stock market, I will undertake to explain it here on the bloggy, and that way I'll be passing down some useful information to posterior.
Posterity hates being called that.