Category: Yay Me!

Joyeux anniversaire a moi!

  Today I am spending the morning at a spa for a well deserved and much longed for massage and mani/pedi. After that, I’m going to have lunch with my husband at an eating establishment of my choosing, and then I’m going shopping for summer dresses and too-cute sandals.  If I have time, I’ll stop by my favorite thrift and antique stores…

I don’t normally watch The Bachelor but…

There is something about this season that I love. I mean, I really love something about this new season. I really, really, REALLY love this new season because of one thing: This adorable girl is my niece, and you can see her bio here.  I’m not going to spoil things in this post, so if you are a big Bachelor…

Shout it from the rooftops: I AM FINISHED!!!!

After a sleepless night (thank you t-storm at 3am and husband whose snoring sounds like a chainsaw cutting down giant oaks), a brilliant idea came to me at 5:10 this morning. You know how you get ideas that are so brilliant, you know they couldn’t have come from your own tiny brain, but had to be of the Divine Brain?…

Payin it forward (cuz I’m selfish like that)

Debby found a great idea from a blog she reads (go here to read her  post) about giving a handmade gift to someone, and because I know Debby is super talented, I want a handmade anything from her! So I’m participating in her idea. The only problem is, I have to make a gift for someone. I’m a little bit…

Reunited and it feels so good!

I have a ton, A. TON. of work to do at home, but last night I spent 2 hours with…a book!! I checked out The Time Traveler’s Wife from my library last night after work and instead of cleaning or doing any prep cooking, I chilled on my bed and read. Would it shock you to know that it has…

Accept it, agree with it, and OWN it

Over the weekend I had the rare opportunity to sit down and watch an old movie. I love old movies, and I especially love Audrey Hepburn, so when I saw that Two for the Road (with Albert Finney) was about to begin I gathered up the unfolded laundry and settled in on the couch to watch (and fold). The first…

Monday bits o’ info

Hi Guys! Just thought I’d pop in this morning to say and ask how you all are doing! So… how are you? Me, I’m okay. It was a short busy weekend filled with dreadful tasks, and yet this morning I am strangely satisfied and rested. I bought one of these on Friday and I LOVE IT! It is so much…