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Free your mind and the rest will follow

When I have something on my mind, I sleep walk.  Whether it is something major or something insignificant, it will play on my subconscious and I will find myself out of bed either hovering over my husband (he does not appreciate this) or ushering imaginary children out of my house telling them to be quiet and not wake anyone up!  This happens to me on a regular basis and I try and clear my mind of anything that I can control.  Writing things down, telling Siri to remind me to buy ingredients - it all aids in the process of "freeing my mind".

I am known for not having multiple WIPs and people can't understand why I can't have various projects spilling out of my stash.  Perhaps this is why.  In a funny way it makes me anxious to have more than one project on the go and as I have said before (in the words of the glorious Ron Swanson) "Don't half ass two things, whole ass one thing".

Putting all of my energy into one project keeps me focussed and takes the stress out of trying to juggle time scales and getting confused with different pattern terminology.  If I have more than one WIP, it fills my brain with unnecessary clutter that I can do without.  Work, school, house, family - my brain has enough to deal with.  Simples!

I like being a one WIP gal and I am sure I am not alone...

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  1. I remember the days of being a one WIP gal but then I started joining in with CALs. I tend to start lots of projects but I do still prefer to focus on one until it's finished, unless there is a CAL deadline.

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  2. I very much enjoy joining in with CALs but I like to clear my schedule first. I guess I’m a one CAL gal too 😉

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