by jrob Moderator 25 May 2019

I thought this was such a neat post. Cute Embroidery and my sewing machine got me through the most difficult and challenging time in my life (physically) after a car wreck threatened to permanently cripple me.

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by 02kar Moderator 27 May 2019

I'm so glad you not only survived but was able to heal and walk again. Now I understand why I do as well as I do. I love to create. To the point that when I spent a year recovering from a very serious bout of vertigo, I did the only activity I could do. I hand embroidered a queen sized quilt. It helped to keep me sane while I was virtually housebound.

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jrob by jrob 29 May 2019

I understand! It's always nice to be justified in your belief.

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by sdrise 27 May 2019

Very true! Glad the craft helped heal you.. I know it has healed a lot of us going through difficult times.

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by pennifold 27 May 2019

Well, I for one am so glad it got you through your difficult and trying time when you had that accident. I think having a craft or something we love to do with our time is such a great endorphin. God bless you Jerrilyn, Love Chris

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by dailylaundry 26 May 2019

So very true, Jerrilyn!! Hugs, Laura

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by lbrow 26 May 2019

All true my Dear and plus. It keeps you from losing your mind after you lose your spouse. I thank God for my Sewing and Embroidery Machine.

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by stork 26 May 2019

This is so true. Thanks for sharing!

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by dragonflyer 26 May 2019

Absolutely true!

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by asterixsew Moderator 26 May 2019

Thanks for this Jerri

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by cfidl 25 May 2019

It is so true! It took me a little longer than I thought, however step by step creative crafts will do a brain good!

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by sewdeb 25 May 2019

Great post! Thanks!

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by toogie 25 May 2019

Just reaffirms that sewing is good for you!...my brain cells must have really grew on that last quilt top!-lol

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jrob by jrob 29 May 2019

I'm picturing your brain muscles.

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by graceandham 25 May 2019

Sanity! Did it mention sanity?

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sewdeb by sewdeb 25 May 2019

LOL!

jrob by jrob 29 May 2019

Yassssss!

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by crafter2243 Moderator 25 May 2019

Love it. No need to do exercise. I am doing all that I can for my body. Ha, ha

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sewdeb by sewdeb 25 May 2019

I like the way you think! :-)

cfidl by cfidl 25 May 2019

Then the pain tells me to exercise, sometimes in the middle of the night! Blah! That darn bursitis!

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