Friday, January 23, 2009

...A Breakdown of My Day

Here we go...brace yourself:

  • 6:00 am: Happily wake up to get the boys started on their way
  • 6:10 am: Put the coffee on to get me in a better mood after fighting the boys to get up
  • 6:15 am: try to get the boys to get up AGAIN
  • 6:27 am: Happy that the boys are finally up and getting dressed
  • 6:40 am: The oldest catches the bus
  • 6:45 am: The youngest should be catching the bus, but has decided to catch some z's on the couch
  • 6:50 am: Frantically shower and get dressed to take youngest to school
  • 7:15 am: Pull out of driveway and head to school
  • 7:16 am: Realize that the gas tank is on empty
  • 7:20 am: Arrive at gas station, and fill it up
  • 7:26 am: Begin seething at the fact that I have been stuck at a red light for more than five minutes
  • 7:45 am: Drop the youngest off at the school
  • 8:05 am: Arrive back home and get tax stuff together
  • 9:00 am: Arrive at H&R Block with hubby
  • 11:15 am: Leave H&R Block...tired, but happy
  • 11:20 am: Set out to get new tires for my pickup hour away
  • 12:30 pm: Finally get to the tire place after goofing around at the auto parts store
  • 2:40 pm: Leave tire place after waiting forever...took guys only twenty minutes to change, mount, and balance my tires. Great guys!
  • 3:43 pm: Run by the bank to drop off deposit
  • 4:00 pm: Arrive home, let the dogs out, show the dogs some affection, and check emails
  • 5:00 pm: Start dinner
  • 6:00 pm: Clean up from dinner
  • 6:15 pm: Place Stampin' Up order...the first one from the new catty
  • 6:40 pm: Complete order and computer locks up
  • 6:41 pm: Swear under my breath {letting a few pass right on through} as I unplug everything
  • 7:00 pm: Finally get the computer back up and running
  • 7:01 pm: Go next door to play with my neighbors' new baby girl, Bella
  • 11:00 pm: Come home, and blog a bit guessed it! No card and no stamping today! But I will have one for you tomorrow...maybe even more than one! Thanks for stopping by, and I will see you all later. Until then...

P.S. Here's my first order that should be arriving some time on Monday...I can't wait!

  1. Circle Scissors Plus
  2. Glass Mat
  3. Rockabilly Specialty DSP
  4. Parisian Breeze Specialty DSP
  5. To the Nines Specialty DSP
  6. Heart-to-Heart Punch
  7. Eyelet Border Punch
  8. Full Heart Punch
  9. Dimensionals {a girl can never have too many}
  10. Whisper White Craft Pads {for clubs}
  11. Friends 24-7
  12. Friendly Words Jumbo Roller
  13. Man's Best Friend
  14. Cheep Talk
  15. Bird on a Branch
  16. Branch Out
  17. Really Retro
  18. SU! Backgrounds #1
  19. Texture Plates Kit #4
  20. Animal Crackers
  21. Simple Friendship
  22. Comfort Food
  23. DSP Patterns Pack II
  24. A Little Somethin'
  25. Good Morning Sunshine DSP
  26. Clips Assortment
  27. Old Olive Striped Grosgrain Ribbon
  28. So Saffron Striped Grosgrain Ribbon


Julie said...

Geez! Long day!! I remember my parents having to wake us up for school...I wasn't so hard but my sister was a nightmare in the morning! :)

LOVE to see you have Man's Best Friend on your list...I need to use that today!

Dawn Easton said...

Oh my goodness that was a super busy day! Wowzers! Hope you got a good nights sleep!

Your order looks awesome! I've got a lot of the same things on mine!! I'm envious you can get yours so fast...takes me about 14 days now...3 to 4 to pick and then a week or so to arrive :(

I'm going to give your sketch a go today!

Pam Varnell said...

Girl, you ain't right!! But I do like knowing that you're human like the rest of us and not just some amazing stamper out there, who's my idol!! LOL. I'm jealous of that first order. When can I come over and play? Monday, ohhh c-rap, I have something to do.....