Friday night spent organizing kitchen cabinets and cleaning litter boxes.

The title says it all. It's Friday. It's Cince de Mayo. I'm at home, blogging from my couch at 11:30 pm. I'm rocking boxers and a Pokemon t-shirt. My makeup has been removed and my hair is in what could be a bun with a little more effort. Earlier, I bleached my entire bathroom, reorganized… Continue reading Friday night spent organizing kitchen cabinets and cleaning litter boxes.

Because I stayed home.

Sometimes I look at the girls who left, and I wish I had left too. I look at the girls who joined the Navy, who moved to Nashville for work, who moved to Florida because they just needed out; I look at the girls who did something else, and I wish I had too. I… Continue reading Because I stayed home.

A sugar-cookie-and-coffee kind of morning…

Yes, you heard (er, read) me right: Sugar cookies for breakfast. Well, just one sugar cookie... (Big Sky Bread [Iowa]). So good, yet so rich. I could only eat one, and I've literally had a sweet tooth for like, 3 days. Now, I'm hoping my coffee will also serve as a pre-workout this morning, because… Continue reading A sugar-cookie-and-coffee kind of morning…

Dream Journal: It’s the end of the world as we know it.

I hear vague murmuring as I come out of a deep sleep. The more awake I become, the more recognizable the words are. "You were doing that weird mumbling thing in your sleep," Brian says. He often starts talking to me before I'm completely awake. I'll wake up, and he'll be in the middle of… Continue reading Dream Journal: It’s the end of the world as we know it.

Easter Weekend

Hey guys! This has been such a busy weekend! I honestly woke up Saturday morning thinking it was Sunday. How happy was I to realize it was still Saturday?! Unbelievably happy! Yet here it is, almost 11:00 pm Sunday night, and I'm still up getting myself ready for the week. Laundry, meal prep, dishes... The… Continue reading Easter Weekend