Jun 7, 2012

awkward & awesome


Bear and my shoes



a w k w a r d
- Driving all over town getting ready for a wedding and making more wrong turns than one person should make in a day.
- Being early to work because I missed the turn to stop and get breakfast, then having someone comment on how they appreciate that I like to be early to things because it's rare for my generation. Uh, well I was actually early on accident.
- Public restrooms that don't play music.
- Wearing a skirt that doesn't allow you to really open your legs enough to slide in your car so you end up with some kind of hop-and-fall maneuver.
- Almost getting taken out by someone's cart at the grocery store.
- Watching a hair tutorial at work with a cluster of girls only to have the boss man walk by and see all of us scatter. Nothing conspicuous going on here, sir.
- Returning things to stores and the fact that it makes me want to be so apologetic, like "I'm so sorry I didn't want to keep your item, you really do have such a lovely store though, it's not the dress, it's me..." etc. (Okay, I don't really voice the apologies out loud, but I totally think them).



a w e s o m e
- Having a day where you are super productive and get so many things crossed off your to do list.
- Making bloggy friends, you gals brighten my day.
- Snapping photos of Bear and the long legs that just seem to grow overnight.
- Those weeks when hubby is in an ice cream mood. That's the best.
- Watching a show about time management on the history channel in which I learned that people that get on the Internet at work are more productive and that some offices do things like have a nerf war in the middle of the day because it gives people a break and increases their productivity afterwards. Unfortunately the place I work is straight out of 1980 where no such things should even be thought of.
- House hunting with the mister.
- Floral clothing in the summer. It just makes me happy.
- Dreaming up an exotic vacation for me the hubs next summer. It will be epic.

11 comments:

  1. Such a cute dog!!! Also, it's normal for restrooms to play music where you live? I think that would freak people out where I am. Funny how things change like that :) I also really enjoy that nerf war idea... If only hey? :P Rhi xx

    The Wildest of Dreams

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  2. Uh oh, that is not good getting busted by the boss! That happened once when I was an intern and all of us got screamed at. (My boss was slightly psychotic though). And I think my hubby is ALWAYS in a ice cream mood...if I let him, he'd have it for dinner at least one night a week :)

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart

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  3. hahaha i like the skirt one and getting into the car, classic. i normally just hike my skirt up at that point, does that make me a skank?
    also i love your pup!

    K

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  4. Doggy is cute :)

    I'm the same way when returning clothes...I don't want them to ask why I'm returning it. I'm using the 'it's not you, it's me' thing next time though!

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  5. can't wait to hear about the epic vaca plans!!! :D and love the skirt awkwardness but i usually just hike it up LOL and then still fall haha

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  6. LOVE these!! and yay for bloggy friends!

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  7. LOVE awkward and awesome posts! Too funny about being early.... Now you probably feel like you need to do that a littleeeee more often! :)

    Amanda
    It's an Easy Life

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  8. I am loving florals right now as well :)

    ♥ B
    <a href="withlovefrommichigan.blogspot.com/>With Love From, Michigan</a>

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  9. Hahaaa all of those awkwards made me laugh. And your awesomes are too cute :) yay for house hunting and exotic vacations!! How's graduate life treating you Jessica? :)

    From Cupcakes, With Love x

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  10. you're spot-on about returning things! ah!

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  11. Those awkward posts made my day! I am new to your blog and I'm so glad I found it! I invite you to check mine out! I hope you have a great week! =)

    -Heidi Harlequin

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