Properly howdy there! Wow, so at present marks 6 years of 25 Sweetpeas! Which is kinda loopy! Which means I’ve had this weblog and a Youtube channel for 6 years, and wow have each of these issues modified in 6 years. Its kinda loopy! Once I step again and give it some thought. The varied weblog designs, the kind of artwork I’ve achieved. Its truly solely been previously 2-Three years that 25 Sweetpeas has actually turn out to be what I envisioned all alongside, particularly in 2020 regardless of all of the bizarre components of the yr, my weblog grew to become what I had all the time wished. The right combine of nails, artwork, and life.
I nonetheless have so many facets I need to add too, nonetheless some of these issues cannot actually occur as a result of nature of the world for the time being, so I do not really feel too beat up about it as I do know its out of my management.
I have been a lil unmotivated with penning this submit in all honesty which is why I’m writing it on the day of the anniversary, this hasn’t been sitting in drafts ready to auto submit, I am writing it on the day its being printed. Generally its bizarre to replicate again, however generally it may also be actually cool as a result of its like hey, the work I did obtained me right here. To the purpose the place I like the web site and the content material I’m creating. So its simply all of the feels.
Had this been a weblog anniversary in years pasts I might have made it a pleasant lil work distant day from my fave espresso store and lay out concepts for upcoming issues and so forth. Nevertheless clearly that is not one thing one can simply go do proper now. So I reserved at present for what ever I wished to do, and the primary concepts was to simply chill at dwelling, take heed to music, go to the Starbucks Drive via and illustrate. Once I awakened at present that was the plan too! Nevertheless after I went to take our canine out this morning one thing superb occurred, IT WAS WARM! Am I being dramatic? Mayyyybeeee, however for a Florida winter this has been the coldest so this was a brilliant good shock. So I got here inside and checked the seaside cams to see in the event that they have been packed! I’ve not been to the seaside since June!!! And When you have been following 25 Sweetpeas for any quantity of you already know that isn’t regular. I LOVE the seaside, I achieve all of my inspiration there and its the place I’m the happiest. Nevertheless our seashores have been packed all summer time and even in to the autumn, and with COVID it was onerous, and scary. Do I’m going to a packed seaside and threat it? Most frequently it felt like not the neatest thought. Pssttt, my seaside actually made nationwide information 😳, so yeah its felt like I made the best option to not go. Anyway, again to at present, after I checked this morning is was mainly empty! So my plans modified! I used to be going to lastly get to the seaside, and on a big day! SO excited. So I went on about my morning, made a yummy lunch and left the home for the primary time this yr! I obtained there and it was BEAUTIFUL! The ocean was so calm, there weren’t many individuals, everybody was spaced out and I wore a masks till I obtained previous all of the folks and oh my goodness! I wanted that! It was SO good. I walked over 2 miles and it was the most effective 2 miles since June!
All the things I do with 25 Sweetpeas is often impressed by the ocean, marine life, and only a tropical life-style, and it felt SO good to to reunited with it. I do know this sounds dramatic, however I felt extra me and extra impressed than I’ve in a LONG time! In a bizarre manner, it gave me goal once more, I do not know what I imply about that but it surely was simply SO good. I can not actually put it into phrases. Its simply all the time been a spot I’ve discovered a lot calm and inspiration. If I am missing on concepts, and wish inspiration the seaside is my go too place and this was simply so over due. I’ve now solely been dwelling for just a few hours however I’m simply prepared, I need to do all of the issues. I need to create artwork, I need to write weblog posts, I need to write in my fiction books, I need to study extra concerning the ocean, I need to work on my local weather change analysis, I need to begin planning a brand new collection I’ve been stewing on for a bit, I need to take heed to music and watch all of the topical films. There may be simply a lot I need and wish to try this I lastly really feel that spark in once more!
This was simply essentially the most excellent option to spend at present celebrating 6 years of 25 Sweetpeas! I went to the seaside, I am now having fun with a pleasant chilly brew from Starbucks, attempting to simply benefit from the second, and bask within the inspiration that at present gave, not get to caught up in worrying concerning the unknown which is one thing I’ve actually let get to me so much previously yr. Is it within the again of my head you already know it, however I really feel extra impressed than I’ve in a bit so we space gonna experience that prime for tonight. Additionally assume I’m going to observe one of my fave films, perhaps Fools Gold! Ooo, and perhaps Trip Alongside 2 for the minimize scenes, and Candy Residence Alabama as a result of why not?! 🙂
I am guessing this isn’t what one anticipated for a 6 yr anniversary weblog submit however its been tremendous good simply chatting and I am actually so enthusiastic about concepts I’ve for the time being so I simply wished to do a lil mind dump right here on the numerous day! Hope you could have loved it!