some thoughts

20 Apr

Thoughts on a Wednesday:

  • As you may have noticed, I haven’t cooked an actual meal in about 2 or 3 weeks.  Reasons being – number one, we are never home until about 8:30pm or later and number two, it’s harder than you might think to share kitchen space when you don’t eat the same types of food.  I miss my kitchen:)
  • I ran five miles this morning and felt pretty good until I got back to the car and couldn’t find my car key.  15 minutes later I finally founded it inside my shirt.  Still contemplating that one…
  • We only have a week and a half until our 2nd half marathon.  I’ve realized the last week or so that it will be a small miracle if we beat our first time.  I’m currently trying to stifle my competitive side and not care.
  • The level at which I miss Olive is on the rise with every passing day.  I thought these things were supposed to get easier with time?

  • Kathleen Grissom, the author of one of my favorite books – The Kitchen House, commented on my blog the other day.  I’m still giddy with excitement over it.
  • Lately I’ve been a bit out of sorts, and I’ve narrowed it down to a few things: our one bedroom living quarters is cramped, cluttered and disorganized; because I currently live in our car more than anywhere else it is also cramped, cluttered and disorganized; I’ve been eating out most meals which means my pants are slowly getting a little bit more snug and our bank account is dwindling; my hopefully soon-to-be job is completely uncertain, and I have no control over what happens.  Other than that everything is going pretty well;)
  • I am the absolute luckiest girl in the entire world to be married to the husband.  Love that boy.

Happy Wednesday!

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10 Responses to “some thoughts”

  1. Heather (Where's the Beach) April 20, 2011 at 3:37 pm #

    That’s so cool to have a fave author comment on your blog!! I can only imagine how the living situation is affecting you right now. Just know that there is a glorious end in sight that you’ll appreciate so much more.

    • candice April 27, 2011 at 12:10 pm #

      Thanks so much for this encouragement, Heather. You are such a good friend!

  2. Lisa @ I'm an Okie April 20, 2011 at 3:43 pm #

    I am so excited that you are running the half! We just might need to “run into each other.”

  3. salah@myhealthiestlifestyle April 20, 2011 at 6:28 pm #

    i know the living quarters is frustrating but there is something beautiful in store for you guys! That is so sweet about your fav author commenting on your bloggie girl! I would still be super stoked too! 🙂

    GOood luck with the half! You will do great :-)!

    • candice April 27, 2011 at 12:10 pm #

      Thanks for the encouragement, friend!

  4. Kelsey @ Snacking Squirrel April 24, 2011 at 4:08 pm #

    HOPPY EASTER !!!

  5. amber@SAHM's musings April 25, 2011 at 8:42 am #

    How cool is it that the author of one of your fave books commented on your blog! I hope I see you at the marathon. I think I’ll be running the second leg of the relay

    • candice April 27, 2011 at 12:11 pm #

      It would be so fun to see each other! I’ll keep my eye out for you:)

  6. Good luck with your 1/2. Even if you don’t beat your time you should be proud that during a very busy and hectic time you went out and did it!!

    • candice April 27, 2011 at 12:11 pm #

      Thanks, girl. You’re so right! 🙂

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