Thursday, January 06, 2011

Things that make me stupid excited


Every month when I read Megan's blog I keep thinking, "I really need to participate".

Only thing is I always remember these things in the shower or driving and just don't get myself organised enough to blog them in time. And then Megan blogs and I have other stuff I want to say for the next two days...and so on...

Anyway, better late than never, right?

1. stick-e-tags

I've tried googling but nothing comes up. Oh well - they are like post-it flags but in the shape of arrows with the arrowhead being the sticky part. I read with them next to me and if I need to think about/ blog about something I put a little stick-e-tag there. I bought mine at CUM books if anyone in SA is interested.

2. the cooler Jhb weather!

You know how much I love my grey skies. And we've been having unseasonably cool weather which I'm loving. I said to D a few days ago, "I can't WAIT til it's winter" and yes, I got The Look.

I've even been staying at work til 4 so I can gaze upon the gorgeousness that is a grey Jhb sky as I have the most fantastic views imaginable.

3. square plum-coloured bowls from Mr Price Home clearance table

I didn't know how much I'd love them til I bought them. Oh my!

I have plates the exact same colour and now they have friends :) I'm eating everything from these bowls - salads, cereal, pasta. It just makes me happy to see them.

4. my moo Mommy cards

They are so gorgeous I don't even want to use them. And look at the cute container :)


5. having no piles of ironing in my laundry

Now this makes me stupid excited!

I asked Nanny V if she knew of someone who could come work one day this week. She brought her cousin and voila! my piles of unironed clothes are gone. I hate having things standing around so I'm very, very excited.

Our usual cleaning lady, Nester (yes, it's her real name), is back on Tuesday, and will be coming once a week, so things should be back to normal. Also, she won't think I'm a total lazy person when she sees just the latest laundry for ironing.

What are you stupid excited about?

5 comments:

  1. Hard not to get excited by up to date ironing...I hate ironing (and I don't use that term lightly!).

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  2. Love it!!! I too LOVE those arrow sticky things, whatever they're called. And woot for no ironing! That is definitely something to get stupid excited about! :-)

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  3. I am excited that I at last this morning took the Christmas trees down (way too late, I know) and that today is Friday!

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  4. I need a Nester...not that I iron or anything...I just want one.

    Let's see those plum bowls! They sound lovely!

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  5. I just bought 3 yellow and white striped bowls - Keith hates them coz they don't fit into the dishwasher nicely, but it's no use explaing that I bought them coz I like the look of them!
    What are the Moo mommy card things? Who do you give them to?
    Mary is back on Wed... I can't wait. I vacuumed and sent 3 weeks of laundry to be ironed at the laundry. R90 for the lot, not bad I thought?

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