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My Prized Possession

To most, this is just a piece of junk. Anyone looking through my utensil drawer would think I should have tossed it long ago.  Afterall, it's no longer functional. It just takes up space!  In my eyes it is beautiful. All of its imperfections are part of its story. Part of MY story. In 1984 I was moving into my very first apartment.  I was about to have my own kitchen.  I had nothing to put in it of course except for a set of dishes I purchased at a yard sale and some glasses Id collected from work lol. My mother took me to the store and bought me a set of pots & pans.  She also reached into her own utensil drawer and took out this very spatula.  It was one of her older ones.  Its handle already had several battle wounds from being against the side of a skillet a little too long as she used it to prepare meals for my dad and me. Over the years I have used it to prepare meals for my own family.  My children used it as they learned to cook.   I retired it about 10 years ago beca…

YouTube Red, Take Ten and Gwen

Good morning everyone!
Its 5:17am Alaska time and the holding at+23 degrees.
The wind was howling all day yesterday. It finally seems to have calmed. I was waiting with baited breath for the power to die lol.
Hence the reason for not being here yesterday. I eeked out one promo and shut it down for the day.

I found a show on YouTube Red calledEscape The Night yesterday. Have you seen it?
It's like one of those murder mystery getaway thingies.
They have to solve various types of puzzles to find the next clue.

Synopsys:
In this surreality competition series, 10 guests are invited from the modern world to attend a dinner at the host's newly acquired mansion estate, which has been locked in the 1920's. This is a dinner party to die for. No one is safe.

Ok, I'm ready for Latte #2.
Before I go, I want to share an artistic promo I did via Sympatico Studio featuring The lovely Take Ten Jumper by Nirvy. It's a Dforce garment and is perfect for a relaxing night at home.
You get 16 casual mat presets, a couple of display props and a no poke through utility. It fits a multitude of body styles







If you'd like to dress it up as I did, check out the Fashion Texture add-on that I used by ArtOfDreams. You can take it from a night in, to a night out with the click of a button. It offers an additional 10 textures!

The Model I used in this one (in case you didn't know) is the gorgeous Gwen by the ever talented Brahann. Do go by and check her out as well. His ladies are always so unique and extremely diverse. They look great on a runway, swinging from a vine in a jungle and everything in between.

I think I've said enough lol
Happy rendering, and enjoy the show!



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My Prized Possession

To most, this is just a piece of junk. Anyone looking through my utensil drawer would think I should have tossed it long ago.  Afterall, it's no longer functional. It just takes up space!  In my eyes it is beautiful. All of its imperfections are part of its story. Part of MY story. In 1984 I was moving into my very first apartment.  I was about to have my own kitchen.  I had nothing to put in it of course except for a set of dishes I purchased at a yard sale and some glasses Id collected from work lol. My mother took me to the store and bought me a set of pots & pans.  She also reached into her own utensil drawer and took out this very spatula.  It was one of her older ones.  Its handle already had several battle wounds from being against the side of a skillet a little too long as she used it to prepare meals for my dad and me. Over the years I have used it to prepare meals for my own family.  My children used it as they learned to cook.   I retired it about 10 years ago beca…