Randomosity, I Love Mondays Edition

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Welcome to Randomosity, my weekly rundown of where I was, what I was doing, what I was reading, what I was watching…you get the idea!

I Love Mondays!

I’m just coming off of a long couple of weeks of work. I had two big freelance deadlines and then I hosted an event at my house for Viva Vantage Paper Towels (more about that on my blog tomorrow, including some great tips!). One of the things I suck at is turning down good opportunities, no matter how busy I am, because I never know when those offers are going to dry up. So I took on way too much in too short of a time, and now that it’s done and I’ve recovered I’m looking at several weeks with not a whole lot of deadlines, and that always makes me nervous.

But at least I had a chance to catch up on some other things over the weekend. And now today is Monday, my favorite day of the week (although Thursday is catching up fast)! Having my husband and kids around for two entire days is always nice…until about 8pm on Sunday, when I’m always like “OK, I’m ready to be alone! Hurry up, Monday!” Just me? …

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Caveman with a tablet

Does Technology Create Assholes?

Assholes have always existed, that’s for sure. I’m quite certain that somewhere there’s a cave drawing of some caveman honking and giving another caveman the finger because the first caveman didn’t move his foot-powered car fast enough when the traffic light switched from red to green (I’m assuming the “light” was in fact a bird…

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When The Panic Doesn’t Stop

I woke up from a nap a little while ago and looked at my watch. 3:40. 3:40? Oh my God. Where was Fiona? My daughter was supposed to take the bus home alone from school today for the first time. It was supposed to be just another in the long line of “firsts” that are…

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The Guinea Pigs Cometh

So as I reported on Monday, Fiona wants a guinea pig, and she’s been relentless about it. I don’t really want guinea pigs, but I also have this weird feeling that I pretty much never get otherwise, due to denying my family a dog. Plus, after asking the internet for help in either talking me…

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cake on plate

Something Sweet To Go With Your Coffee

[The following post is sponsored by LACTAID® .] Today is National Coffee Day, which really doesn’t mean anything to me since I don’t drink coffee. But from what I can tell, I am way in the minority on this one. Even though I may not drink coffee, I have many coffee lovers (addicts?) in my…

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