5.23.2014

Five on Friday


Whooohooo!  It's FRIDAY!!! It's been a long week and I'm so excited to see the weekend!  I'm linking up with the girls for another 5 on FRIDAY!!! Here goes...

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We have a bird that makes a nest on one of our outdoor fans every single year.  She's a nuisance--drives me crazy.  Last year I got rid of the nest, but this year I was too late, she hatched her eggs and before I knew it, we had a little quad group of birdies.  They've been making a mess, but it's fun to watch them when their momma comes home with lunch.  I'm hoping they fly the coop very, very soon so I can get rid of that nasty nest!


[TWO]
How true is this.....
[THREE]
If you don't have a copy of UNDECORATE by Christine Lemieux then go getcha a copy!  It's the no-rules guide to making your house a home.  Over the last few years, I've found it's easier for me to do what I love in my home and abandon those design constraints I once held tightly to.  The result: I love my home because it's ME and not someone else's definition of design!


[FOUR]
In other news, JoJo has begun to like tolerate her sippy cup a little more these days.  This is a small step for some, but a GIANT step for us.  


[FIVE]
My sister sent this to me and I LOVE it...

Mommy wars ain't gonna get me down!!!

I'm cracking up at this poster.  Some moms can make you feel so bad about choices you make or don't make.  I can tell you for certain--I AIN'T down with placenta consumption, but I'm a decent mom nonetheless!  To each her own!  lol.

Thanks for stopping by for my FIVE ON FRIDAY!!  Come back next Wednesday for our second WHAT YOU WISH WEDNESDAY link-up. Thanks to those of you who linked up this week.  It was a lot of fun!


Have a GREAT weekend!

14 comments:

  1. Just found your blog. Love the name, your girls are precious! :)

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  2. Awww! Those birdies! They're cute but yes that would drive me nutso too! Thanks for sharing that book Undecorate! I might have to look into that! Especially because I'm not unexperiences and unknowledgable about how to decorate! Haha :) I hope you have a great holiday weekend!

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  3. It's a great book, Julie!!! It's a must. You have a great Memorial Day, too!

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  4. Thanks for stopping by, Amber! Hope to get to know you better.

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  5. Amen to that Whole Foods photo! I love that place, but we just can't afford to shop there much.
    I hope for your sake the birds leave the nest soon. They are a messy creature.
    I'll have to check out that book too. And I just don't know about the whole placenta thing.....I think it's a bit much for me.
    Have a great weekend Leslie!

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  6. Me either, Tiffany!!! No placenta consumption around here. The poster is meant to be an encouragement for moms that don't do all of this new cooky stuff, but are still good moms regardless! lol. I know what you mean about Whole Foods. Good and healthy, but PRICEY!

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  7. I know what you mean about the birds. We have nest on our front porch. So messy! I have seen that book recommended a few times. I need to go get a copy! Have a great weekend!

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  8. Oh, the birds build a nest on our front door wreath. It is so, so aggravating but, as you said, the little birdies are so cute!

    What a cute, cute book!

    My daughter is moving to Mt. Pleasant next week, so perhaps you and I get to meet face to face some time later in the summer.

    Have a wonderful weekend!

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  9. That card is AMAZING! I literally laughed out loud:)

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  10. bahahah #5. Gross, and awesome. =) Mommy wars can be so silly and yet so mean.



    Aww birdies! Time to spike the fan?! After they fly away this year that is... =)

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  11. Courtney...I'm clueless. What's "spiking the fan"? Do tell!!!

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  12. Nikki, you'd love UNDECORATE! Such a good book to have on hand.

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  13. Haha didn't mean to confuse. Just like the power boxes they put spikes on to keep birds from electrocuting themselves. Or maybe tiny scarecrows on each blade.

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For our joy and His glory,

Leslie