Monday, January 31, 2011

Top 10 Signs of Southern Living

"Toto, I don't think we're in Kansas anymore."

Friday, January 28, 2011

Dining In: Outback Baked Potatoes

Our neighborhood is right across the street from our local Outback Steakhouse.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Random Thursday: Hello, can you hear me now?

Last week, when it was hectic I kept running into the same problem.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Preventing your life from looking like a country song

This post marks the dawning of a new category here at Simplifying in the South.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Hey what's with the changes?

I know, I know two post in one day. I haven't fallen of the rocker, yet. But I just had to explain all the changes going on around here.

A Day in the Big City

On Saturday we left our small little town for a day in the BIG city of Raleigh, NC.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Random Thursday: A Party for your Ears

Because I don't even know where to begin today. And my mind is just a bowl of mush. And this week has been so jam-packed and frazzled, I shouldn't even be writing on a blog that talks about simplifying.  And I am in desperate need of anything that sounds exciting, fun, and not like the droning of my computer (which has been my soundtrack all week).  Enjoy the party for your ears.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

7 Benefits of Being Spontaneous

I am a planner, a scheduler, a live and die by the calendar freakazoid.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Saying thank you only cost 44 cents

I talked previously about the lost art of letter writing, posted by Tammy @RowdyKittens.  That post got me thinking about the lost art of saying 'thank you'.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Random Thursday: Another Sign

I've been perplexed by this sign in my neighborhood for a while now.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

The other 364 days

This is me on a volunteer service trip in 2007.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Sunday, January 9, 2011

Round 3: 100 Things

So I was feeling a little bit bummed this weekend as I entered the next round of my 100 thing challenge.

Friday, January 7, 2011

Round 2 1/2: 100 things

Yes, it's been quite a while since I've even mentioned the 100 thing challenge.  The end of the year craziness at work and holidays made me stick this little project on the back burner for a while.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Grab a tissue and get ready to be challenged

I had the pleasure of indulging in my favorite past time over Christmas vacation, cuddled up with a book. During the break I read an amazing novel:

Sunday, January 2, 2011

Skipping Christmas: The Results

We are headed back to NC today, 5 pounds heavier, well-rested, and in high spirits.  We have just spent a wonderful two week hiatus at home, spending time with family and friends.