Thursday, April 26, 2012

Taking a few

Hey Y'all,
How are you today?
I am taking a few days off from work, originally I had planned to be at a conference for christian women this weekend, but that didn't pan out... so I am feeling like I have not been living life to it's fullest and it is high time to change that!  So I figured that if I post some things here it will motivate me to get off my rear and live a little.

1. I really want to take a walk on the beach! It has been ages since I have been down there and I miss it!
sunset at the outer banks image from google search 


2. I need to get a hair cut! I have been growing my hair long for a while now, I want to donate some to Locks Of Love and I am ready to do that now! Lee likes my hair long, so I have held off longer than I wanted to because for some reason it makes him happy. I however am over it and want a new look!

3 .Use the gift card Marcia sent me last year! I want a Martha Stewart Scoring Board and Michael's has them 40% off so a trip to Michael's for a few scrappy goodies is needed.

4. I REALLY want to get a new tattoo. I have wanted another for a long time, but $$ has been tight (still is) so I probably won't get it now...but I Really, REALLY want too. I want 2 blue birds and a heart on my wrist the birds are for each set of grandparents and the heart is for my sister...the problem other than $$ is I can't find the "right" birds...still searching.

5. I would love to have lunch, coffee, dinner...something with a friend, I have a few old friends I would love to spend some time with, I am hoping one can get together with me soon.

6. I want to go to the movies, it has been a while and I love going.

7. I want to sit around a fire made in my little fire bowl, sipping a drink, chatting with Lee and watching the stars.

8. Clean out my craft room and organize it better. I have started on this one today :) I can see the top of my desk again.

9. Then in my clean scrap room I need to make a set of cards for Jenn and I want to do a few scrapbook pages. AND start on a few handmade postcards for a swap I just joined.

10. Write a few letters.

11. EAT JUNK...LOL I had a package of Tasty Cake cupcakes today, tomorrow...

12. Try a new recipe...any suggestions?

13. Get a mani/pedi oh how I need both desperately! I used to get my nails done every 2 weeks, I had a french manicure and my hands looked so pretty...it made me feel pretty too, which is something I do not usually feel and I would get a pedi once a month boy howdy it's been a long time since I have done that!


So those are a few things I hope to do over the next few days... I'll keep ya posted!

4 comments:

  1. If you come to Idaho, Cody can give you a tattoo! I don't think I could handle the pain but he is always trying to talk me into one! I can't wait to hear about all the things you get to cross off your list!

    ~Trisha

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  2. Hoping you'll be able to cross some of these 'to dos' off your list, lady. And stay happy:)

    ~Cindy

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  3. Hi I'm sorry for the delay in my response. My son had an accident, which has pretty much consumed my every waking moment. Slow but sure he's getting up and about. I love your post today. I want to come list with you. Your list has half of my needs and wants on it. Hope you had a pink week.

    Thx for sharing

    LL

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  4. Anxious to see if you get a new "do" and what you choose. My dental hygienist has a very pretty wrist (bracelet style) tattoo. She started out with the basics and added to it one-by-one over the years. Some kind of flowers and a bee or two I think it is. Very pretty. Oh, cards, for Jenn? :) The Avengers is coming very soon to IMAX 3-D. We'll be catching up w/the son on the runners up to the movie. (Ironman, Hulk, Captain America, Thor...did I get them all?) I was thinking your beach walk was Texas Gulf Coast -but oh, it's the Outer Banks. I read a book by that title years back. Always wanted to see that area. New recipe? Hm. I can't even think of anything to suggest! Gee. That's awful! I have a recipe to a chocolate shortcake - it's very good and always a hit. Maybe I should get it to you? That'd help cover the junk food urge! :) Well, guess that's all I remembered of the list you posted. Take care! Enjoy the time off!

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