Great Things in January

05 Feb

As inspired by Kari, I have started to post end-of-the-month posts including great things that happened during that month.  Here is the list for January:

January 1:  Hubby finally convincing me to watch Kick-Ass and actually enjoying it

January 2: A long soak in the bubble bath

January 3: Blaring Lady Gaga in the car ride home from work

January 4: Seeing a movie in the theater, an activity that I participate in about twice a year

January 5: Pokey Stix from Gumby’s (little did I know that they might be my last)

January 7: Getting a book package in the mail!

January 8: Talking with my brother’s friend about reading challenges

January 9: A challenging message at New Hope

January 10: Playing Monopoly with Samuel and Steve

January 12: Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares. Enough said.

January 13: Getting a handmade card from the twins that I babysit

January 14: Watching Mona Lisa Smile with Steve (even if he didn’t like it)

January 15: Lunch with my Granny and cousin Addie

January 16: Hearing my husband be complimented like crazy

January 17: Going sticker crazy with the twins

January 18: A random conversation with a local convenience store manager

January 19: Great times over coffee with Joanna

January 20: An opportunity for a change at work

January 21: Seeing a lot of progress made on blogs during Bloggiesta

January 22: Dinner at Olive Garden with the hubby

January 23: Spending the afternoon with the Herveys

January 24: Spending my morning with a few New Hope munchkins while their moms had Bible study

January 25: Watching my brother’s basketball team pull off a last-minute win

January 26: Having the willpower to skip the afternoon nap

January 27: Successfully making cheese sauce!

January 29: Making some awesome decorating purchases at the thrift store

January 30: Getting to work at the desk at work

January 31: Having Halston over for dinner


Posted by on February 5, 2011 in Married Life


2 responses to “Great Things in January

  1. Steph

    February 5, 2011 at 12:09 pm

    What a nice thing to read! Counting the good things is so much better than the other choice.

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  2. Mrs. DeRaps

    February 5, 2011 at 4:46 pm

    I love this list. What a great idea!


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