Monthly Archives: January 2012

whirlwind!

Good morning! So sorry for my absence the last few days! I feel like I have been going at a million miles per hour, but in a great way. Last week, I went to Des Moines for work. From there, … Continue reading

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this is your life

this, my friends, is all I have to say today. It really is true, and it’s important that I begin to follow the advice and listen to this call-to-action.   We only get one shot at living the life we … Continue reading

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do you believe in fate?

This is a question I’ve been asking myself over the last couple of days – do I really believe in fate? Do I believe that things happen for a reason and that the life I am living is a result … Continue reading

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two great things about today

#1 It is my childhood best friend, Sarah’s, birthday today! We’ve been friends since kindergarten so . . . about 20 years now?? It is so weird to say that, but I am very thankful for her in my life. … Continue reading

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whew.

wow . . . what a day it has already been. It feels like I just barely started working, and there is still so much yet to do. I guess I just need to get my bearings and realize that … Continue reading

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snow day!

Don’t I wish! I remember the days as a child when school would be cancelled and we’d get to stay home watching mid-day cartoons, eating grilled cheese sandwiches and basically driving my poor mom crazy – those days are long … Continue reading

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i can almost smell it . . .

Friday is so close! I can practically smell it 🙂 TGIAF! This week has been much better than last, so I’m chalking that up to my dedicated new attitude and to P being as wonderful as he always is. That … Continue reading

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it’s all in the attitude

I’m not sure how I feel about the first quote on this blog coming from Mr. Trump himself, but I read this one on Gina‘s blog this morning and it really resonated with me – “Get going. Move forward. Aim … Continue reading

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yep, i’m a crybaby

You guys, I can’t even begin to tell you how amazing The Descendants was! This movie is easily one of my top five of the last few years – it was heartwrenching, witty, inappropriate, awkward, heartfelt, sad, thought-provoking . . … Continue reading

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new week, new perspective

Good morning and happy Monday to all! Let’s start out the day with a little cute puppy action, shall we? This weekend, as I expected, was relaxing and full of a whole lotta nothing. I really needed time to just … Continue reading

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