Thursday, August 30, 2012

10 Things Thursday

I swear one of these days I'll really get back to blogging - I do so love it!!!

1) I am not getting enough sleep. I think it’s because I’m leading a double life and it’s beginning to catch up with me. But being a secret agent for a double super secret government agency is really fun.

2) My 11 year old has survived his first three days of school. There has been plenty of vomiting and tears, but I each day was better than the last. This morning went like this… he had a nightmare at 4am and didn't go back to sleep. He threw up once before getting in the shower, had me pull over so he could catch his breath on the way in, but got out of the car saying he was in a good place… Sigh.

3) My 14 year old was AMAZINGLY pissed this morning because his alarm didn’t go off and he had me waking him up instead. Pointing out that he failed to set the alarm didn’t calm him down one little bit.

4) The B@ltim*re C*mic*n, that Dan helps run, is in a touch more than a week. It occurred to me yesterday that we are doing much better this year than in past years as I only want to bash his head in about 50% of the time this year which is significantly down from previous years. I think just backing away and letting him do his own thing really helped.

5) A month from now I’ll be in Chicago and I am so excited about it. I can’t wait to be with all my friends – to actually sit and play with them!! I’m sort of a little giddy about it.

6) In three weeks my bff (she’ll hate that) Farrah is coming to visit for a long weekend and I am so excited. She’s leaving her kids at home and I’m taking off work and I have no idea what we’ll do. For all you out there in cyberspace – I met her online and we’ve been friends for more than five years and it was only a year ago that I met her for the first time. I headed out to her house in WY (which is a long way from MD) and was instantly “at home”. I think she is why Chicago wasn’t so much of a big deal to me last year – well that and I already loved all of you too!

7) I love the word squirmy.

8) I recently learned that one of my friends from high school lives approximately 10 minutes from me and plays his bass regularly on Tuesdays at a local open mic night. So this week me and a friend went and joined him and his wife and watched him play for a little bit. It was so fun to just jump right back in as if the last 400 years hadn’t passed. His wife treated me as if she too had known me since high school; it was kind of sweet, funny, and odd at the same time. I very much liked her – though it was a table full of introverts who don’t talk a lot… but we all did just fine together.

9) I wanted to buy some Mylanta and hair color today online – cuz I think those two things go together for some reason – and the first three places I went to had no Mylanta in stock… what’s that about?

10) I am afraid of refried beans. I don’t know why, but it’s true.


adorkbl said...

Lol @ squirmy & refried beans. I love quirkiness. :)

Theresa aka Tessie Rose said...

You are so funny! I can't stand that I'm not going to Chicago! After my last hair color experiment...Mylanta would have been in order!

FitBy40 said...

I love refried beans.
And I'm thinking about how when you order something on Amazon, it shows you the 'people who bought this item frequently bought this too..." and seeing hair color paired up with mylanta! Too funny.

Steph said...

I'm so glad your youngest is doing better each day. I know it is hard, but you're a great will continue to get better. I can't wait to see you in Chicago!! Woo-Hoo!

Anonymous said...

Buy skin care products that have the most powerful ingredients that help keep your skin smooth like cynergy TK and phytessence wakame lumigan uk online So you find yourself rushing through a drive through for cheap junk foods
We do physical workouts to keep our arms, legs, and abdomen strong and fit-looking generic cymbalta Dealing with severe autumn depression may be a hard challenge for anyone.
It is not out of the ordinary for Alzheimer's patients to hallucinate and see or hear images that are not there buy viagra for women uk Let us take a look first on the basic facts about acupressure and its healing dynamics and benefits
Keeping your legs straight, raise your legs off the floor so your hips are at 90 degrees buy generic iressa When the individuals feel that their attention is wandering, then they should go out for a walk so that when they lie down on the bed, the problem of insomnia does not occur
None the less if you are looking for something to use for curing eczema and stop the itching and pain of it then here are some tips for you to try Best Buy Clarinex Pimples are basically the collective name of acne, blackheads and whiteheads together

Anonymous said...

The most influential accessories in the fashion industry have been getting tremendous appeal from the fashion brigade with their new additions of body piercings that have been able to create and develop a stunning outlook and performance lumigan Additional, you can also browse the internet for microdermabrasion before and after photos
Your skin renews itself and grows more while you sleep and without the right amount of sleep your skin can look tired and dry buy cymbalta cost Insomnia and depression often go hand in hand what allows them ruin your nervous system!
Secondly, with extra flab hanging, the body tends to sag viagra for women au The problem is that with most rapid weight loss ("fad diets)" that weight loss consists of water and muscle
These are mainly mental symptoms of general anxiety disorders generic iressa It is not easily available in United States and Europe and is known as coconut fat in Europe
Artificial eyes aren't something that's uncommon these days so you should find what you're looking for with ease Cheap Imodium One such chart is easily attainable from your health care provider or there are many websites where you can download one, free of charge

Anonymous said...

Being natural has somehow diminished in value nowadays viagra online Aging is an inevitable part of life, but can significantly reduce that by using our skin nutrients to the young and unwrinkled Recent research work says that a diet that contains more of proteins helps to lose fat and is a vital issue in your guide to how to burn stomach fat cialis uk Any problems you have with your feet, such as hammer toes, low arches or flat feet might be translated into the footwear because of the imprint you leave