As usual, today began with me looking for something.
Typically I start with the junk drawer.
Naturally, I couldn’t find it. I have long forgotten what it is, but it no longer matters. Because once I realize I’m not going to find the elusive it, I stopped looking.
Five minutes later, my junk drawer looked like this:
A little wipe down and it’ll look like the brand new drawer I had three years ago when we renovated the kitchen.
I love the look of empty things. So much possibility to organize and clean and put in order!
Except, my island counter above the junk drawer now looks like this:
In German there’s an expression for this: “Es hat mich gepackt”. Basically what it means is “stay outa momma’s way because I am in a ‘throw it all out’ mood”.
Tonight will be wine-time.