Life and Times of a Mommy(:

Day Sixteen

We are halfway to the end guys!! Woooo!!!! So today is something or someone you could definitely live without. Not this is an easy one. I could definitely live without Pintrest. (If you have never heard of this site or been on this site do not, I repeat DO NOT click on that link. You will be sucked in you will NEVER. LEAVE.

Reasons why I could do without Pintrest:

It’s addicting. Like seriously. It’s like someone injected meth into you every time you looked at the site so now you feel weird and incomplete without it. It’s like you find no color or happiness in the world without Pintrest. It’s craziness. Plus it has some amazing projects on there that look so fun. And money saving tips. And yummy food.

The projects and recipes. You will never, and I mean never, be able to recreate the beautiful masterpieces that you see. It’s impossible. My recipes just turn into unflattering masses of food. They may be delicious but the plate does not look near as good as those professional,edited pictures. The projects on the other hand. They just go horrible wrong. It’s depressing.

The amount of time wasted. I spend hours, HOURS on Pintrest. That time could be better spent thinking up fun things for you guys, or watching Supernatural, or reading a book. There are just so many other things I could be doing instead of looking at work out regimens hat make me tired just thinking about them, delicious looking food that will never turn out that way, and entirely too expensive clothes that I will never wear or be able to buy.

So. I could definitely do without Pintrest. It does nothing but depress me by causing unreal expectations when it comes to fashion, cooking, looking skinny, make up, and “ingenious” projects. Will I make the decision to beat my addiction? No, probably not. It’s just too amazing!!

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30 Days of Truth! (Day One!!)

Guys!! Guys!! We have a new follower among us!! This guy is our new follower!! So lets welcome him aboard!! Now, here’s what you gotta do new guy, you have to stand up and tell us a little about yourself! Your name, where your from, your age, your favorite food, favorite sports team….. No, I promise I’m just kidding. You don’t have to do that. Unless you want to….   But anyway! He had this thing on his blog called “30 Days of Truth“. And from what I understand he got it from another blog, so go check them both out!

Here is the list of  the truths!!

  • Day 01: Something you hate about yourself
  • Day 02: Something you love about yourself.
  • Day 03: Something you have to forgive yourself for.
  • Day 04: Something you have to forgive someone for.
  • Day 05: Something you hope to do in your life.
  • Day 06: Something you hope you never have to do.
  • Day 07: Someone who has made your life worth living for.
  • Day 08: Someone who made your life hell, or treated you like shit.
  • Day 09: Someone you didn’t want to let go, but just drifted.
  • Day 10: Someone you need to let go, or wish you didn’t know.
  • Day 11: Something people seem to compliment you the most on.
  • Day 12: Something you never get compliments on.
  • Day 13: A band or artist that has gotten you through some tough ass days. (write a letter.)
  • Day 14: A hero that has let you down. (letter)
  • Day 15: Something or someone you couldn’t live without, because you’ve tried living without it.
  • Day 16: Someone or something you definitely could live without.
  • Day 17: A book you’ve read that changed your views on something.
  • Day 18: Your views on gay marriage.
  • Day 19: What do you think of religion? Or what do you think of politics?
  • Day 20: Your views on drugs and alcohol.
  • Day 21: (scenario) Your best friend is in a car accident and you two got into a fight an hour before. What do you do?
  • Day 22: Something you wish you hadn’t done in your life.
  • Day 23: Something you wish you had done in your life.
  • Day 24: Make a playlist to someone, and explain why you chose all the songs. (Just post the titles and artists and letter)
  • Day 25: The reason you believe you’re still alive today.
  • Day 26: Have you ever thought about giving up on life? If so, when and why?
  • Day 27: What’s the best thing going for you right now?
  • Day 28: What if you were pregnant or got someone pregnant, what would you do?
  • Day 29: Something you hope to change about yourself. And why.
  • Day 30: A letter to yourself, tell yourself EVERYTHING you love about yourself.

Now, this is designed to make you and the people who read it learn some pretty interesting things about you. So let’s jump right in, shall we?

Day Numero Uno:

Something I hate about my self… Hmmm. Well, I’m obviously going to say the things most women say. My size. I weigh the same amount I did the day my youngest son was born. (No, I won’t tell you! Don’t you know it’s impolite to ask a lady her weight?! Gosh…) I cannot get over that fact. My husband, as great as a man as he is, doesn’t see why I’m so uncomfortable. But when I go into a local thrift store (that only buys name brand clothes that normally sell for like $70. For a shirt) and try on clothes one of three things happens: one, doesn’t fit my boobs (sorry, I’m not a B cup and I can’t flaunt my cleavage at my office…); two, if it’s a dress, it’s too short (again, sorry about my amazing cleavage that takes up so much material, and sorry about my not so awesome butt that takes up just as much material); three, it’s one of those awkward half shirts that ends like at the top of my belly button.. (Sorry, my kids didn’t think I needed to wear cute shirts like that ever again.)

So. Who is up for this awesome challenge?!


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