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Thursday, March 19, 2009

Random Ten Friday

"Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles."

--Frank Lloyd Wright

-----I might add, Las Vegas. I can't believe some of the things I see around here.


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I love how when I ask a person if I can verify their identification, they pull it out of their wallet or whatever, and then promptly look in the other direction, so I can't see their face and match up their picture.




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Haley told me a few weeks ago that she was ashamed of me. This after I had purchased my third bag of peppermints.




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(not) Seriously, would someone please take a torch to my house. It is embarrassing to me that I live in such a disaster zone. I just can't seem to keep ahead of the chaos, and it drains me just to look at it most days. I really feel like just lighting a match to it some days. This is one of those days. Will I ever catch up?




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I'm really starting to pack on the pounds. Not a good thing. I did so good last week, I worked out a couple of days, drank some water, tried to eat breakfast and lunch like a good girl. Then it all went to pot. This week, since I've had a vehicle, I've been going out and about, and not exercising at all. I need to get back on the wagon, and soon. I have been good so far in not buying any Easter candy, but I'm sure it's just a matter of time before I succumb.




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I kicked Jon's behind at Wii Boxing the other night. Now THAT's a pretty good workout. I was sweating.




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Check out my Ashley's latest blog post. She cracked me up.

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So, here's my random pics. I think a few of the same ones from last week.




  1. "East to West"--Casting Crowns


  2. "Lose My Soul"--Toby Mac


  3. "I am a Child of God"--


  4. "Beautiful Disaster"--Jon McLaughlin


  5. "Burn for You"--Toby Mac


  6. "Lay Down My Pride"--Jeremy Camp


  7. "Come to Jesus"--Kenneth Cope


  8. "Lifesong"--Casting Crowns


  9. "You Reign"--Mercy Me


  10. "Hard to Believe"--Vota



11 comments:

gigi said...

There are certain rooms that I think would be easier to burn and start all over in here at this house too! Good luck with that.
Happy Spring!

Kristina P. said...

Haley's comment made me laugh.

merrianne said...

Mikki..
Crap Girl! I know what you are going through. I wish we lived closer to each other!!! seriously i do.

Then we could help each other clean our houses and work out and kick our husbands' butts on the Wii.

Sher said...

I feel like torching my house sometimes, too. Mainly the laundry room.

Shimmy Mom said...

I house is embarrassing too. I so completely understand. I try really hard to keep the formal living room (entry) picked up, but NOBODY gets let in any further than that.
Good luck.
*hugs*

Laura said...

I think if you did Wii every few days, you'd be in great shape - that is a real workout! Plus chasing two boys around has to be a workout too! Love Ashley's new blog.

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A Happy Heart Blog said...

I find being home bound makes me eat more! Love your fun post!

imbeingheldhostage said...

I was going to suggest taking on the housework like eating an elephant (one bite at a time) but then you went on to talk about weight gain so I'm going to have to come up with another metaphor... hmmm, no luck, sorry.
Pick a room and work hard to keep that one looking nice (bathrooms are nice and small, they're a good place to start). It will make you feel better to have a room where the clutter doesn't nag you and make you feel like you're behind.

Your music choices are beautiful Most are already favourites of mine :-)

Lisa Loo said...

Sorry about the peppermint addiction---but at least its all sugar and no fat--like chocolate??!! Does that help??!!

Mother Goose said...

dang i was so freakin sore after wii boxing! I seem to attract every calorie I consume! so not fair!!!