Monday, August 18, 2008

Thus Far...


My day thus far...(so KJV of me ;)
  1. First day of school for first grader and kindergartner. Up and at 'em at 7AM with a breakfast of champions... bacon and toaster strudel. De-lish.

  2. Take "first day of school pictures", take to school, take more pictures, finally leave school.

  3. No crying...by anyone. Phew. It'll take a little while for reality to set in for me...in a week or 2 I'm sure I'll have a sobbish type post for you.

  4. Went to grocery store with JUST 3 year old.

  5. Came home and made 2nd pot of coffee at 10:05. Don't judge...it's a big day.

There. If all else fails and I can't think of anything to blog about I can bore you with my day's schedule. Aren't I lovely.

Oh wait. I do have something I was going to share. I've been working on cleaning closets for what seems like weeks. This weekend I tackled mine. I decided to buy a thingy to hang my necklaces on so I could see them better (in hopes of actually wearing them more frequently)

The finished product:



Notice a theme? It's called PLASTIC. I have a fondness for plastic jewelry. I can't help myself. I'm just classy like that ;)

19 comments:

  1. OH - love the jewelry holder.....I've been trying to figure out something to do with mine and I LOVE this......where or where did it come from.....hopefully I can find one.
    And glad to hear your first day of school has gone so well!
    blessings!

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  2. Mindy: I got it at Bed Bath & Beyond in the closet organizing section. It's supposed to be used for clothes, but it works better with my clunky jewelry than ones that are made for jewelry.

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  3. TWO in school...wow. You'll have to post some of your first day of school pics.

    I am really loving your blue necklace. What's wrong with a little plastic? Nothing, as far as I'm concerned.

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  4. Celebrating with you on a big day, indeed! You probably got through the grocery store in record time!

    And that jewelry organizer -- exceedingly sweet! Not a thing wrong with plastic jewelry...especially when it's cute! ; )

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  5. Love the second pot of coffee part. I thought I was the only one that drank a whole pot - so you are making me feel better. Love your posts - LOL today.
    Love the jewelry. I don't wear any and you are inspiring me.. Can't believe you only have one at home! Take care!

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  6. I love your necklace thingy! (And I love all your necklaces too!) I wish I could pull them off. :)

    And if a toaster strudel is breakfast of champions, then we are champions every single day. :)

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  7. Ooooh - love the hanger. Must get one for my plastic jewelry collection!! (Actually, isn't COSTUME jewelry? That sounds so much more, I don't know, princessy.)

    I still have to wait 9 more days for school to start here...9 more days.

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  8. I hope the kids have a great day today! Where did summer go?

    Love your necklaces!

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  9. I don't know what I'm going to do with my first morning of having both the boys gone. I am already worrying about it and it is still two weeks away (thanks to a new law in Michigan)

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  10. Your little one is so going to love his "only child" time with his mommy. How sweet!

    BTW, I have that same mug. It's my fave.

    The jewelry hanger is cute and practical. I cram mine in one of those over the door cosmetic/toiletry bags.

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  11. Sounds like you're entering a strange new world with just the three year old. Make sure to make you time as a whole family special!

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  12. Hope everyone had a good first day (Mom included!).

    I have that same mug.

    Love the jewelry hanger, too.

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  13. At least you've had a reason for ignoring me...cleaning closets is a big job. Super cute necklace holder. Sure puts my nails in the wall to shame. Forgot to talk to you about something. So, when you have a free moment(which I know first hand does not come often) I want to talk to you about it. Seriously... how much coffee can you drink. You and heth have some serious issues! ;)

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  14. Love the jewelery holder and the jewelery. Plastic works for me too...fun and sparkly.

    Glad your little guys had a good first day at school.

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  15. Sounds like your Monday was a good one. And your plastic jewelry...I love it.

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  16. You have inspired me to make my first cup of coffee. LOVE your necklaces!! Toaster strudel sounds awesome right about now. My favorite are the raspberry and cream cheese - MMM

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  17. I love your jewelry holder thingy! So cute!
    Hope ya have a great day!

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  18. Okay so if it turns out that you still don't wear that gray one to the far right, just email me and I'll be more than a little happy to send you my mailing address. ;)

    Also, I notice two themes. Plastic and color. Seems you have several pieces of each color.

    Also also, that gray one to the far right may prove to be a bit redundant for you.

    I'm just sayin'.

    *^_^*

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  19. What a great organized idea! I have been putting my jewelry into a little box where they then get all tangled, and sometimes break. Sounds like a great plan huh? :)
    Kutless concert sounds great!! We'll definitely have to take some pictures for our blogs! :)

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