Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Just Stuff...

There is absolutely nothing going on in my head of which to write. So I have committed dead-head bloggy-ness with a list of only remotely interesting links and things:

I have bragged about this jewelry before, but I am totally in love with it. My good friend, Kimberly sells it - - and I’ve already accomplished 72% of my Christmas shopping on her website: www.stelladot.com/kimberlyjohnson

My niece Kristi sent me flowers yesterday because I am so special! Actually, she sent me flowers because I made Director with Scentsy (www.smellgoodie.scentsy.us). It’s kind of funny because I have a full-time job, which I love….but I started selling Scentsy in April of this year as a hobby. I am bowled over by the fact that now I have a team of nearly thirty people, and I am a DIRECTOR. It makes me smile just thinking about it…..not to mention, my house always smells good, and I have a nice amount of extra cash each month. Not a shabby deal I must say.

I think I may have a split personality (oh, not really!) because I talk all day long with Ph.D. economists about their careers, etc., and then I come home and talk to women about wickless candles. What can I say? I’m diversified.

This morning, I took Luke through the drive-thru at McDonald’s because someone forgot to pack his breakfast. He complimented the drive-thru lady for using her manners, so she sang a song to him. It was kind of sweet.

Thanksgiving…..so much to be thankful for….and that is what I’m going to continually remind myself of as we travel 9+ hours to Oklahoma tomorrow. Thankfully, we have the DVD player for Luke, and Kathryn will have her iPod.
One of my favorite reasons for thankfulness this year is that my mother-in-law is giving me her first set china. It’s the set that Larry’s father sent to her when he was in the Korean War. I never registered for China (gasp!), so this is over the top exciting (and precious) to me. I could go on and on about how much I love my mother-in-law….

Oh! One more thing! Did you know my Luke can shoot spider webs out of his…..? Yes, yes, he can. He told me all about it….

Happy Thanksgiving, friends!
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4 comments:

Jennifer said...

You are far on your shopping... not me! :) Congratulations on becoming a Director... neat! Your china is going to be so special... you have to post a picture of it for all of us to see!!

Have a safe trip and Happy Thanksgiving!!

Check your email... I have a litte something for you! ;)

Robyn said...

I love Scentsey!It is just awesome! I guess I should think about selling it! LOL How nice of Luke to notice that she used her manners! Cooper is more concerned if he gets the right toy or not!

I think you should post pics of this china I bet it is beautiful!

The car ride well, I got nothing there, and I am intrigued about this spider web thing! LOL

Have a blessed Thanksgiving!

Runner Mom said...

Hey! Hope your trip to OK was wonderful! I can't wait to see pics of the china too! How sweet of her! I pray that your Thanksgiving was restful and blessed!Even after 9 hours on the road!

I've been reading some of your previous posts...subbing as much as I've been has kept me from visiting my bloggy friends!!You've had a lot on your sweet heart!Wish we lived closer!

Congrats on making director! I am so proud of you! Scentsy has finally made it to SC!! Whoohoo! I was at a craft show last Saturday and there was a booth! I told the sweet girl that I had some and that my precious friend from Texas had given it to me, and I loved it!!It lasts forever!

Praying that you find that time to spend with Him each day...it's not easy! I know!

Hugs!
Susan
(I'll keep y'all posted on the "nice lady!!")

Kitty @ Four Little Toms and a Mom said...

Spider webs? .... that's a new one. Sounds like a typical boy to me!!!!!

Hope your holidays are great!

http://fourlittletomsandamom.blogspot.com/2009/12/we-have-best-christmas-family.html