I know y’all think I’m kidding, but I really do receive a lot of email pointing out any mistakes I make in my blogs or simply commenting on what a dufus I can be. In all honesty, I know that it is done in jest or with a sincere effort to be helpful, and being the good natured person I am, I take it how it was intended.
After my last post, my dear sister wrote to inform me I had made three spelling/grammar errors in my blog. No “Hey – great blog. Oh by the way you misspelled something” just “I found three errors in your blog”. Thanks, sis. I fixed them.
And then here’s the love letter My Dear John sent me:
“If that dentist isn’t any better at drawing I don’t think he’b b my first choice for removing a fin .
Either that U ain’t much better at drawing then he is”
I love you too, My Dear John. (Note to sister – the spelling errors are his, not mine)
And speaking of being a critic, here’s your chance to critique the latest soap I made. It’s quite a bit different than any I’ve made before and it didn’t turn out exactly as I had envisioned, but I think it’s OK. I’d just love to hear what you have to say about it. It’s honey scented with a chocolate center and chocolate shavings on top. I call it “Bee My Honey” – being as it’s for Valentine’s day and all.
Here’s a close up of one with the heart in it:
These bars are larger than I usually make. They measure about 3 and 1/2 inches wide by 3 and 1/2 inches tall (not including the shavings). So what do y’all think? I was a little disappointed in the shavings. I cut them with a carrot peeler and I think they are a little too short and a little too thin.
We’re heading to Richmond for Lobby Day weekend tomorrow. I’m sure I’ll be fine when I get there, but I’m kind of dreading it right now. Going to Richmond means I have to leave our homestead for a few days. I don’t like leaving our homestead. But I also don’t like the legislature being in session and not being aware of where I stand on things that many of them tend to take lightly – my pesky little rights, for example. So we’re heading to Richmond until Monday.
Until then, keep those emails coming! Let me know what you think of the soap. I’ll answer when we return.
PS – I do love to get your emails. There is also a comment feature to each blog entry if you are interested in sharing what you have to say with the blogosphere. (Note to sister – blogosphere does not show up in the dictionary)