Good Things in January. January 31, 2008
This year I added a new page on this here blog called “Good Things In 2008″. It’s my own cheesy way of remembering all the fun little stuff that happens this year. Here’s the list so far. I’m not sure what is says about me that 20% of them are shopping related.
Jan 1 – The movie Juno added the word “shenanigans” to my vocabulary.
Jan 2 – I beat several kids in Wii tennis.
Jan 3 – My boss told me I am a leader and have the ability to inspire people.
Jan 4 – I got to go to Chuck E. Cheese.
Jan 5 – I dyed my hair dark brown and got some flippin’ sweet bangs.
Jan 6 – We implemented our plan of taking a bunch of kids to lunch every week.
Jan 7 – I got our Christmas thank you notes out, even coming up with something to say about the horse.
Jan 8 – I made a meal full of things Aaron thinks he doesn’t like and he loved it.
Jan 9 – I made a midget joke in staff meeting and people laughed.
Jan 10 – I possibly found a new junior high boys sunday school teacher.
Jan 11 – Aaron and I watched Once and ate a ton of Mike & Ike’s.
Jan 12 – I got to meet Ian Miller.
Jan 13 – Our pastor said nice things about me from the pulpit.
Jan 14 – I had a fun night shopping and eating with Erin, something I think we both needed.
Jan 15 – We had dinner and played video games with both of Aaron’s bands.
Jan 16 – Aaron and I had a good talk about life and contentment and where we are vs. where we’ve been.
Jan 17 – I found my favorite blue sweater in black on sale for $15.
Jan 18 – I figured out the format for the Zone 45 lessons.
Jan 19 – We slept way in and did nothing until about 4pm.
Jan 20 – We had a really good ‘real’ care group meeting.
Jan 21 – Fun day of shopping with Becka.
Jan 22 – I bought some sweet red flats with bows on the toes.
Jan 23 – We had our first high school discussion group and it went way better than expected.
Jan 24 – I wore my pajamas all day and got a ton of work done.
Jan 25 – I bought an awesome shirt that was marked down from $89 to $24.
Jan 26 – We had a fun night with the Millers, Stonebergers and Blackburns. And tiny brownies.
Jan 27 – We had some good conversations about some drama in the youth group with the kids.
Jan 28 – Blue cords for $15.
Jan 29 – Delicious new thai beef salad recipe for dinner.
Jan 30 – We spent time with Aaron’s old coworkers, which reaffirmed how much better things are now that he doesn’t work there anymore.
Jan 31 – I had a great lunch with my friend Trisha who I hadn’t seen in a million years. It involved multiple glasses of wine and some excellent tomato soup.