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Week in the Life Of….

Well another week has come to a close, and I must say it was rather uneventful. Productive you ask? Nope, I wouldn’t go that far but I did manage to get the laundry caught up…can I get a Woot Woot for that.

Last weekend, I went shopping for a few items for spring and did manage to find a few things that met all of my criteria: 1.) Must be on sale 2.) Must be “mommy” fly and 3.)  must be cheap

Lil Man was out of school Monday and Tuesday. Yes, he talked us silly. Bless his heart he has so much to say. I love him! I took them to the park everyday since the weather here has been holding steady in the 70’s and let him run himself tired…because remember when his eyes shut so does his mouth.

Addison slept well this week, but for some reason or another I am still on her waking every 3 hour schedule. Not.a.good.look. I am setting a bedtime for myself next week. Midnight..no blogging, no tweeting, no reading only sleeping. I’ll let you know how that goes.

Part of the reason I wasn’t sleeping is because I was reading a book. Not on the iPad but an actual book. Couldn’t put it down, each page was begging to be turned and I obliged from 12a to 4a two nights last week. It was for a good cause, the book was excellent. The name of it was Little Bee by Chris Cleave. My goal is to read at least 1 book a month so I was hardpressed to get it in before the end of the month but it was an easy read. So I am pushing my luck to finish another before next week. I am now reading, Jump at the Sun by Kim McLarin. I vow to read this book and adhere to my new bedtime schedule..as stated before I’ll let you know how that goes. I’ve even added a little widget to your left that will keep you in the know on what I’m reading.

Speaking of reading, remember when I went on and on about how much I loved magazines and I traded in my frequent flier miles for magazine subscriptions? Well this week a whopping 4 glossy mags found their way into my mailbox. Sad thing is I haven’t read the other ten that came in December and January.  I’mma get to them…juuuuuuust like I’mma get around to mopping that kitchen floor…one day.

Please note the 3 Cosmo's and 2 Marie Claires on the iPad *SMH*

Wait for it…Wait for it. Go Shorty it’s My Birfday..not today but on next Wednesday. On 3/2 I will be 32. I’m comfortable in my 30’s now, I just didn’t realize that my birthday was around the corner until everyone kept asking me what my plans were. I don’t know what I will be doing  but I do know it will involve drinking and a short dress #dontjudgeme. Okay, I am exagerating, more like a glass of wine since I am still a nursing mama, but hold me to my word on that dress. Now, do I celebrate this weekend or next, or both. Don’t worry you’ll get all of the deets and non incriminating photos!

How was your week? Any big plans for the weekend?

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9 Comments

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    Nikki
    February 25, 2011 at 6:55 am

    WooHoo! I love birthdays! Actually, I love any reason to plan a celebration! I say you celebrate this weekend AND next! Can’t wait to hear all about your it and see your non-incriminating photos!

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    Alicia
    February 25, 2011 at 8:38 am

    Go shorty, its your Birthday, gonna party like its your Birthday! I say party this weekend and then do it up really big next weekend with the short dress! You go mama!!
    Thanks for the book recommendation! I am always looking for a new good book! Right now I am waiting on Jodi Picoult’s latest!
    Had a pretty good week, went to see the Washington Wizards play on Tuesday! Went to dinner with a good girlfriend last night! Life is pretty good!

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    Zenna
    February 25, 2011 at 8:54 am

    I loved Little Bee!! My goal is also to read one book a month and I need to get started on my Feb book as well lol 🙂

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    Krissy
    February 25, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    You fit right in with our march bdays in my fam. The 5th, the 17th and the 20th lol

    If u don’t get to those damn mags I’m gonna have to stage an intervention!

    I had plans this weekend but the rain my ruin them *sigh*

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    YUMMommy
    February 25, 2011 at 3:37 pm

    I say celebrate this weekend and next weekend. Gotta have fun and live it up every now and then. My week was pretty good. I won some amazing prizes at two Twitter parties and a $25 gift card from one of my blogging networks. The hubby had a lovely 7 days off back to back. Sadly he goes back to work today and is throwing on the uniform as I type this. It’s been great not having to handle Moo all day by myself and having someone else take over the cooking or to run to the store and pick up some craving foods. LOL. Nothing much planned for the weekend except to work on March for Charity stuff. Got to get some sponsors lined up for the Twitter party and finalize the button & logo.
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    Candace
    February 25, 2011 at 6:20 pm

    I say celebrate BOTH weekends! GO PISCES!!! Hope it’s a great time! We can celebrate together long distance lol it’s our week!
    Little man just has something yall need to hear, don’t miss it! lol Girl I’m just as bad with these mag subscriptions on the nook, trying to finish this book soon but it’s a little drag.
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    Mama Violet
    February 25, 2011 at 9:39 pm

    I have a 12 books this year goal (not including baby books) too! I’ve read 1 so far (Wench). I’m so jelly of all your magazines!
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    Franchesca Lane-Warren
    February 26, 2011 at 9:58 am

    I did a lot of NOTHING!!! I just finished nursing (woot woot)!!! I am trying to set some goals this week.. working out, cooking some new dishes, etc.!!!
    Franchesca Lane-Warren recently posted..Bad BoysWhat cha Gonna Do When They Come for You

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    Jessica
    February 26, 2011 at 12:40 pm

    Yay! Happy Birthday! That’s exciting! I didn’t do much this week because I was sick :(. I hope to be better by next week and, thus, more productive. We’ll see.

    p.s. thanks for the wonderful fashion suggestions that you left on my blog! I REALLY needed them! You’ve inspired me to believe that I can and will get my act together a.s.a.p!

    -Jessica

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