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My booklets arrived!

I managed to photograph, make and put my vulva hearts online. And sold one immediately.

The beautiful blue skies and a brief walk along the old railway line.

And a peanut butter egg.

Port Salut. Which I ate over half of.

Teeny tiny envelopes. That smell nice.

Silky soft new bamboo sheets. Can’t wait to put them on tomorrow.

I think I’ve finished the booklet!

I had a beer and a kitchen jig to celebrate.

Designing stickers, planning the box and buying teeny tiny envelopes

Deliveries – boxes and an A1 mat for cutting the felt. All the things are starting to appear. And the second draft of the booklet – it feels so much stronger.

Chatting to Liv on the phone for an hour.

Cooked a proper, normal meal for once! Vegan shepherds pie. With cauliflower in the mash. SNEAKY VEG.

Also took a photo of me on the floor holding a vibrator in response to friends sending photos of their kids on the floor, holding toys.

Finished my first draft of the booklet.

Another dusky walk along the parkland walk. Even quieter because it was raining a bit.

Talking to Jo on the phone about her birth plan. And she asked me again if I could be the backup. I’d LOVE to be there!

Learning how to make a block pattern to my measurements.

Spending the afternoon (and evening) doing the illustrations for the booklet.

Got a letter asking me to book my colposcopy. Which is great. Because I thought it might be postponed due to covid.

Applied for the job!

Bought lots of things for the kits which is exciting.

Spent the afternoon designing the instruction booklet. I feel so productive.

My two goals were to write a job application and organise the craft kits. And I managed about 90% of both.

Listening to the family playlist. And being more a part of the WhatsApp group.

Good old rice for dinner. I bloody love rice.

Sarah’s reaction to the soft sleep suit I made for her baby.

Watching the video of Fred opening the things I made him. He really liked them!

Coming up with a book idea that might actually work. And even Jonny thought it was good!

Taking down the decorations and getting a minimalist flat back.

Selling cheap Christmas cards.

Eggy bread for breakfast.

More sales and selling out of the pink vulvas.

Silly memes.

The Crown. Specifically the moment when Liz and Philip discuss favourite children.

Chatting to the guy in the hardware shop about magnets and velcro for ages.

Seeing a fox outside Tash’s house. Middle of the day, fairly busy road. Not bothered at all.

Did some sewing – finished Ciaran’s felt breakfast, made some more bags and masks and started Han’s bag.

The golden hour sun in Clissold.

Jana is pregnant!

Two people bought bags already!

My organic bags finally arrived!

Buttery pasta.

Talking to Fi about the market for IWD. It’s exciting to feel like you’re organising something big again.

Being in the queue at the post office to post off some orders and getting another big order come in.

A really great Labia Lessons

And people saying some really lovely things afterwards about being empowered and in love with their bodies. ☺️

12 hours sleep.

Packing up and sending all my orders.

Watching Below Deck as a group with the Eggs on WhatsApp.

An unexpected sunny day with a walk around the reservoirs.

Persuading Jonny to have pizza.

Orders on Etsy for vulva decorations.

A morning with Jo, walking around Clissold and feeling better about myself.

Getting the craft packs into the post. With the help of a neighbour who printed things for me.

Dropping off vulvas to be photographed by Tom.

My Christmas cards and prints arrived!

My personalised bush planter arrived! It’s so beautiful!

Someone drew my belly and snail trail!

My brother took amazing photos of my vulva decorations!

Successful vulva day! Packed up all the craft packs for next week’s Labia Lessons.

Made several posts about things like vulvar cancer and how to wash your vulva.

Did a great little video with Killing Kittens.

Stretching my back in yoga.

Going back for another hot cross bun.

A sneak peak video of my vulva vase coming out the kiln!

Doing the Insta takeover and chatting to Katy’s lovely audience. And selling a few tickets too!

Hearing that what I’m doing is making a difference.

Acupuncture. A last minute decision but it was nice.

P.s. a little bedtime facetime with Jen

Task Master.

A Good Egg Zoom chat.

Hard backed envelopes. The beginning of the new vulva enterprise.

Tom is going to photograph my vulva artworks. And for the price of just three of the decorations!

Doing a successful interactive Stories on Instagram.

My brother being a genius creator. Check out these Christmas trees!

The tree outside my window being caught by the sun and looking like it’s a blazing fire.

Bow shaped pasta. Why is it so much better?

Ordering my Christmas cards and postcards. And chatting to Katy about vulva plans!

My toes being tickling by my plant during yoga.

Cooking shakshuka for Jonny (looks a bit like vomit in that photo but it was delicious).

Booking in a private event, maybe selling lots of decorations and having a few more Etsy orders. It feels like it might be going somewhere.

Designing my vulva Christmas card.

Laughing lots with Alec as he tried to fix Jonny’s bike.

Watching even more Selling Sunset. That’s one series down in two sittings.

The canal looking pretty. Although not so good in this photo.

A woman messaging me to tell me she had just had her smear great and all her friends are encouraging each other to go for theirs.

Getting to chat to a few colleagues in the office today. Matt, Andrew, Adam, Spencer, Abdi and Gerry.

The sun unexpectedly coming out and going for a walk along the old railway.

Tea, apple cake and fancy chocolates with Jo.

Spending the morning drawing again.

The delicious vegan brownie.

Spending the morning drawing.

The ticket collector on the train taking a photo of the vulva decorations I was making.