If We WeRE Having Coffee… #WeekendCoffeeShare

Time for another Weekend Coffee Share

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If we were having coffee, assuming it would take place in my house, you’d hear children screaming, running and playing. Zofijka is having her birthday party for her friends and cousins. TOmorrow she’ll make a more serious one, with dinner and all, for her God parents and grandparents. It’s a pity those skunk slippers I got for her haven’t arrived yet, but hope it’ll happen soon and that she’ll like them. Today I’ve heard her confiding to one of her friends how much she likes skunks, and they now call her Sophie Skunk. ๐Ÿ˜€

If we were having coffee I’d tell you we have Mother’s Day today, so, happy Mother’s Day to all of you mummies. ๐Ÿ™‚ Never mind that for most of you your actual Mother’s Day has already passed this year, let’s celebrate once again. So if you consider yourself a mum – be it a mum for your own children, heart mum for someone, adoptive mum, mum to be, pet mum or any other kind of mummy, feel free to have some extra coffee and an extra muffin. Yes, we have muffins today because of Mother’s Day. They’re shop bought but still. Very yummy. And we have lots of other stuff – a very yummy, homemade chicken soup with dumplings, jelly with grapes and strawberries, Zofijka’s yucky Soy Luna birthday cake, well I haven’t tried it, it’s for the kids, but all those shop bought overly decorative birthday cakes for kids are always yucky and from what this one apparently looks like, I wouldn’t expect it to be different. But we also have some nice sponge cake with strawberries and other stuff that my Mum has made and it’s brilliant. And a lot of fruit and other things. So well, help yourself, particularly all the mummies here.

If we were having coffee I’d tell you I bought my Mum a new speaker which she can connect to her phone and play her own music in the kitchen. She always wanted to be able to listen to something else than just the radio, like her Spotify or something, so hope she’ll be happy, but it haven’t arrived yet either.

If we were having coffee I’d ask all of you how you’re doing…

If we were having coffee I’d tell you I’m not doing the best moodwise today. Don’t really know what happened, I just woke up and felt like again I’m slipping into that awful hole from where I’ve barely got out recently. I know I had some yucky dreams tonight and maybe that’s what pushed me down, and then some thing happened later on today that made my slip ride even quicker. I’m not down there yet and managed to stop the slide somewhere at the beginning of the last lap though so that’s good at least now I’m wondering which way I’ll go from here, up or down into the hole again. Of course I hope for the first, the more that I’ve been feeling really good over the last week, but guess nothing lasts forever, meh that’shit you have to feel blah for most of the time, but that seems to be the main rule for my flippin’ brain. Anyways…

If we were having coffee I’d tell you Misha’s with me all the time today. The kids are playing on the balcony and Misha can’t go there because then he jumps on the roof and Misha is generally crazy in the fresh air, poor child, and there would be no one to keep an eye on him there in all the comotion we have here today, so Mum told me to close him in my room and so I did. Thought he won’t be glad of it, but he just went to bed and still is sleeping very heavily. Guess he didn’t sleep the best at night, I don’t know where he was then, not with me anyway and not in any of the hideouts that I know of. He’s so so sweet when he’s sleeping.

If we were having coffee I’d tell you that yesterday there have been new books added to our Polish digital library for the blind and there was one I literally couldn’t wait for, the new book by Maล‚gorzata Musierowicz. Maล‚gorzata Musierowicz is one of my most favourite writers, I absolutely love her series “Jeลผycjada”, and my Mum told me a few months ago that she’d seen her new book in the bookshop. I knew it will be in our library because all the books by Musierowicz are and they are scanned and added pretty quickly, but it seemed so long for me and I just couldn’t wait. My Mum suggested that maybe we could read it together which I’d be very happy about, but finally it didn’t happen. Plus my Mum isn’t a good reader, whenever she starts reading a book, her eyes become heavy and she feels sleepy, so reads a single book for quite a long time so I felt that the book will be available for me maybe even before we’d get to half of it. And yesterday it came! And I’m reading it right now. Maybe Musierowicz is the one whom I should be thankful too that I haven’t yet slipped down into my gloomy hole. Her books are always so full of warmth, happiness and yes, positivity, but not the kind of positivity you usually think of while hearing this word, a foolish optimism, kinda artificial one and for all means, just to not be negative. It’s very natural so that when you read her books you just have to smile or even laugh at times. And you get a lot of stuff to ponder on, during and after the reading so your brain has something more productive to do than overthinking, overanalysing, rethinking, freaking out, overloading itself etc. And you get hungry immediately, they eat so so so many yummy things. They are so many that she’s even written a whole book with recipes of the dishes her characters eat. I only wish her books were longer. They read so quickly. You want to read more and more and more and suddenly it’s over. There aren’t many other writers that I love as much as Musierowicz. and I know her in person and I’ve even been to her and I was in her house and it was sooo cool.

So how are you doing guys? What happened to you this week? ๐Ÿ™‚ What would you tell me if we were having coffee? ๐Ÿ™‚

 

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7 thoughts on “If We WeRE Having Coffee… #WeekendCoffeeShare”

  1. If we were having coffee I’d tell you I hope this is just a temporary drop in mood. Sounds like a nice Mothers Day celebration. Strawberries and sponge cake is a great combination, and I’ve just added that to my grocery list.
    If we were having coffee I’d tell you that things have been pretty quiet in my world. Some small stressors, but nothing too significant. The guinea pigs are all doing well. They usually get lazier as the weather gets warmer.
    Hope you and Misha have a good rest of your weekend. xo

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    1. I also hope it’s just a temporary thing, planning on reading some more of this new Musierowicz book and hope it’ll lift me up some more.
      Yeah this is a fantastic combination, it tastes so yummy. Enjoy yours too. ๐Ÿ™‚
      Glad things are going smoothly and peacefully for you and the guinea pigs. ๐Ÿ™‚ Misha also is getting lazier and lazier as the weather warms up. Although he gets lazy when winter comes as well. ๐Ÿ˜€ There’s always a good reason for him to be lazy.
      You and all the guinea pigs have a nice weekend too. ๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. I love your approach – “if we were having coffee”.
    If we were having coffee I would tell you that I am so happy that spring is finally here a and that things are going well on the farm.
    I also might suggest that when you get the opportunity you should get outside in the sunshine (for some vitamin D) and take off your shoes and go barefoot in the soft grass. I find this to be very therapeutic.
    Thanks for the enjoyable post ๐Ÿ™‚

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    1. I love these coffee share posts too, I love reading them on others’ blogs and writing mine, I like the idea of having coffee with my readers or those whose posts I’m reading, so I try to do a coffee share every weekend. I’m glad you enjoyed my post. ๐Ÿ™‚ I’m glad spring has finally arrived into your area, here where I am it’s practically summer now. ๐Ÿ˜€ We have about 30 degrees C. for the whole week. Good suggestion, thanks. ๐Ÿ™‚ We live on the outskirts and it’s almost like at the countryside so when the weather is like now and we go out around the backyard, we usually walk barefoot. Indeed it can be very therapeutic and grounding and just nice. I was outside a lot today, having some little sunbathing with Mum early in the morning and now I’ve just come back from our local park where we went as family. ๐Ÿ™‚

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  3. if we were having coffee i’d tell you that i’m absolutely roasting, and i’m thinking I wont sleep tonight. i’m thinking its one of those i’ll be wide awake all night long kinda nights. xo

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