High 5! It's the 5th!

The Captain and I are getting closer and closer to B-Day (think D-day but for baby).  I, as the ultra organizer, have been making list after list of what we need to get accomplished before B-Day hits; however, this has backfired...now I'm just super stressed about what needs to get done before B-Day!!  So, The Captain has been trying to help de-stress me and I'm going to use today's high 5 to tell you 5 things that were great about my week...despite the lists...

1) I pampered myself!  Everyone keeps reminding me that once B-Day hits, I won't think of myself and I'll never sleep.  So, instead of dwelling on the negative, I decided to take myself out for a mani/pedi.  Just so you know...I choose nail colors solely on their name (more or less).  So, I'm currently decked out in "I'm not Really a Waitress" by O.P.I.




2) I finished all of my Thank You Cards!!! I know this sounds silly, but when you've started making these never ending to-do lists, it's so nice to be able to cross something off!  I've been blessed with multiple showers to welcome Amelia into the world, and I am finally caught up with the thank you cards - yay.


3) I know you're going to groan, but I was actually excited about Peter Pan Live on NBC yesterday (Thursday).  I think that choosing a show that wasn't quite as culturally engrained in the viewing audience because of a movie adaptation was a good move on NBC's part, and casting "lesser" stars was also a good decision.  Though I will admit that I couldn't stay awake for the entire thing (I'm super sleepy and pregnant, it just happens), I was quite impressed with what I did see.  Last year, my Facebook and Twitter blew up with my theatre friends criticizing or "hate watching."  I've only seen a few snarky comments from my theatre friends, but I guess I'll find out Friday morning what the final verdict was from my theatre community buddies.

4) I'm almost done with my first "from scratch" cross stitch! A few weeks ago, I blogged about the pattern for my first self-designed cross stitch; my goal is to finish it and report back to you on next week's family Wednesday. Please don't be too mad if I can't hold true to that goal.









5) I got my pictures in from my Louisiana baby shower, and I loved seeing them.  I mean, really, is this not the cutest diaper cake you've ever seen?





I hope that you can all find a few bright moments in your week regardless of your stress level! Until next time, stay exceptionally chic and exquisitely geek!


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1 comment:

  1. Love the nail color! I'm going to get my nails done today after almost 2 months of not having them done. I am VERY excited to get pampered!

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