Aloha Friday: Christmas Movies

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blogland anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for you to answer. Nothing that requires a lengthy response. If you’d like … Continue reading Aloha Friday: Christmas Movies

Giving Thanks: Happy Turkey Day!

Wishing you all a wonderful Thanksgiving (or just a wonderful Thursday to my international visitors)! I’ll be off today visiting family, family and more family, then taking the kiddo to see Bolt which looks soooo cute! In celebration of this Thankful Thursday here are thirteen things I am thankful for this year: Having a strong marriage to a wonderful husband who I fall more in … Continue reading Giving Thanks: Happy Turkey Day!

GIVEAWAY ALERT: Build-A-Bear Wii Game

Head over to Andrea’s blog @ Chocolate Fingerprints asap to win a copy of the new Build-A-Bear game for Nintendo Wii: To enter this giveaway, just visit the Build-A-Bear Charity Auction. Then go to Andrea’s blog and tell her which item you will/would bid on. That’s it! You can add extra entries for blogging about the giveaway, twittering about the giveway or putting Andrea’s button … Continue reading GIVEAWAY ALERT: Build-A-Bear Wii Game

Looking Fine 2009: 5 Weeks To Go!

I didn’t do as well this week as last, losing only .2 pounds, but considering I broke down a bit to celebrate dh’s birthday three days in a row and experienced going out to eat for the first time since starting this whole calorie counting thing, I’m just thankful to have not gained weight this weekend while indulging in Pizzeria Unos or Applebees or all … Continue reading Looking Fine 2009: 5 Weeks To Go!

Movie Madness: Twilight (the Cliff Note’s version?)

Has anyone seen the Veggie Tales dvd, Tomato Sawyer and Huckleberry Larry? In the beginning of the movie Larry goes to his book club where they are talking about Huckleberry Finn. It is discovered that the whole group has been reading the “Norm’s Notes” version of the books for their club and to be honest are more interested in the desserts they’ve brought for the … Continue reading Movie Madness: Twilight (the Cliff Note’s version?)

Happy Birthday To You – Happy Birthday To You – Happy Birthday D.H. – Happy Birthday To You!!!

My husband wanted one thing for his birthday this year (well I’m sure there are other things he wouldn’t mind, but this was the one thing he asked for): My homemade chocolate chip cookies. I haven’t made them for a year or two now – at least not since we moved into this apartment – the first time in our marriage that I haven’t had … Continue reading Happy Birthday To You – Happy Birthday To You – Happy Birthday D.H. – Happy Birthday To You!!!