I have learned a lot of lessons this week.
Some hard ones.
Some not so hard ones.
Bare with me please.
I will be back to normal ASAP.
Until then, this week:
I have learned…. that every Monday should be spent on the couch, in my pjs, with a bowl of oatmeal watching Oprah’s Favorite Things.
A new 2012 VW Beetle Oprah??!?! Whhaaat?
I have learned….that is is never too early to start wearing Christmas socks.
I have learned….that the peanut butter + almond milk = amazzzzzing.
Especially on top of Ezekiel bread french toast and frozen raspberries. 1 tbsp peanut butter + 3 tbsp almond milk microwaved for 15-20 secs.
I have learned….even though I am completely a child of the 90s
my music of choice is totally 60s/70s. Example: kitchen cleaning playlist.
- Sweet City Woman-The Stampeders
- Imagine-John Lennon
- Take the Money and Run-Steve Miller
- Lola-The Kinks
- Why Can’t We Be Friends-War
- Slip Slidin’ Away-Paul Simon
- Let it Be-The Beatles
- Free Bird-Lynyrd Skynyrd
- Time-Pink Floyd
- Crocodile Rock-Elton John
I have learned….giving is just as much fun as receiving!
I finished my Operation Christmas Child Box-and took TERRIBLE pictures-but it was great! I had so much fun picking stuff out for a little girl! I wish I could show you the finished product but I had too much stuff in the box and couldn’t close it. Andrew wouldn’t let me open it after he got it closed! And I dropped it off between my night shifts so I wasn’t even entirely awake lol.
I packed the tote box with doodle paper, erasable pencil crayons, markers, a picture book, brush and comb, socks, underwear, toothbrush, hair ties, veterinarian Barbie, 2 t-shirts, a mini pair of yoga pants, candies, and a teddy bear.
A girl at work convinced her whole platoon to donate a box! Andrew and I are thinking about donating a boy and a girl box next year.
I have learned….that bloggers can be bad influences
A one-piece snow suits is soo practical! It was -30C today. For reals.
I have learned….that Beasley cannot be trusted at home alone.
I have learned….that beige food is a-OK sometimes.
Tofu, quinoa, mustard.
Because I definitely got my fill of veggies the day before.
I have learned….that the fireplace in the basement is a subpar hot yoga studio.
Basement yoga bomb.
I have learned….that fake nails or not, when I am stressed out I will always be a nail biter.
Nail appt is TOMORROW.
I have learned….that I have the best boyfriend in the world!
Bah! I already knew that boy is a ten! ♥ (Please excuse the cow chair in the background. We are still housesitting).
I have learned….that it’s definitely OK to eat a meals of sides.
parsnip fries with asiago cheese
cheesy scalloped yams with mushrooms and onions
steamed green beans
I have learned….that all of Mama Peas recipes are amazing.
Better Berry Nutrigrain Bar – made with raspberry jam
I have learned….that I miss blogging on the regular so much. Who knew that spilling my guts to strangers would always make me feel better? Not this girl.
Time for some blog reading and then time for bed!
What have you learned this week?? Do share.