Sunday, April 10, 2011

Happy List (Not Saturday)

I am a bit late on this, but I thought I would make may happy list anyway.

This week I am happy for:

Who love me and just call to say hi

Play dates for Maddie
It is wonderful to have Maddie entertained while I am able to chat with other moms.

My sisters
I have two sisters. One who lives 5 miles away and one who lives 2000 miles away. This week my youngest sister spent sometime playing with Maddie and keeping her occupied. It was her Spring Break and she spent part of it with us. My other sister, keeps me entertained with her posts on Facebook and touches my heart when she shares how deeply the loss of Emily has touched her.

I got to go shopping twice this week with friends, without kids or husbands. It was such a wonderful time. Yesterday my friend Melissa and I drove to Seattle and spent the day shopping.

The fun of walking around and thinking about what you could do to your living space, and buying random things for the house.

Seafood  (specifically Salmon)
I love seafood, but no one else that I live with likes to eat it. So I rarely cook any kind of fish. But yesterday I got to go out to dinner at a Seafood restaurant and had Salmon. So Yummy!!!!

Trader Joe's
When I lived in California this was one of my favorite places to shop for food, but sadly the closest Trader Joe's is about 150 miles away. But yesterday I got to go shopping there again. So much good food. Here is a picture of a few of the yummy things I got.

New Shoes
For the first time in over 2 years I bought myself a pair of new shoes, and they are hip and sophisticated. So much better than the old Keds I had from before I got married (3 years ago).

My new shoes
Have a wonderful week.


Jen said...

Love the new shoes! Totally agree about the joy of shopping without kids or husbands!

Raquel said...

Cute shoes!! What a great list. Sending hugs your way!

Sarita Boyette said...

Those shoes are cute! I look forward to getting to know you through your blog. I'm so very sorry for the loss of your darling baby. xoxo

Caroline said...

Great list and great shoes.
Hoping you have a Happy week !!!

Natasha said...

Great list! I love IKEA!!! I could spend the whole day there :) Your shoes are really cute!!! Thanks so much for sharing!

Don't forget to add your link to the original post on my page so you're on the list!!!! It's open until midnight tonight!

Krista Joy Veteto said...

Cute shoes! I LOVE TJ's! If I move to CO the closest one will be over 4 hours south :( It's good to know that life goes on without being able to shop there! Thanks for putting me intour happy list. You'd be on my happy list too!

Jessica said...

I love Trader Joe's, I was just there Saturday. Love new shoes too but haven't had a chance to shoe shop lately. If only they were as important as groceries. :)

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