4th of July Weekend Highlights {7/7}

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I am so bummed that the weekend is over. It was such a great few days…always sad to see it end! But rather than dwell on the fact that it’s Monday and I’m back to work, I’ll focus on the highlights from the holiday weekend. For Friday the 4th, we headed to my parents’ house…

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Work Surprise, Date Night, Freezer Meals, & Pool Problems

How’s that for a loaded post title? Mornin’ friends! How was the weekend? Awesome, I hope? Well since I last chatted with you all Friday morning, I have a few things to catch you all up to speed on, starting with Friday afternoon. I’ll tell ya…I have some amazing co-workers. I was completely thrown off…

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Full of Tangents, Take 10

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It’s been over two months, so I think it’s about that time… Full of Tangents, Take 9 (You can read Tangents Take 1, Take 2,Take 3, Take 4, Take 5, Take 6, Take 7, Take 8, and Take 9 if you’re bored and feel like it). Around 12:30 this afternoon, I finished up all of…

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Memorial Day 2012: SO Much Fun!

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Oh my gosh…I don’t know if I can even put into words how awesome today was. There’s lots of pictures, so let’s start with that… The first part of the day was pretty low-key. As our pals started to arrive, we all enjoyed some time in the sun, played some corn hole, sipped on a…

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Celebrating Poolside with Friends

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I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again…I am so lucky to have such amazing people in my life! This afternoon, Jay and I had some of our good friends over to hang out by the pool, enjoy the beautiful weather, and celebrate a couple of birthdays. Mal’s birthday was today, while Jay’s birthday…

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A Major Daycation Giveaway From SOYJOY

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Boy do I have a good way to start your Monday morning! ***GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED…THANKS TO ALL WHO ENTERED!*** So if you’ve been following STSL for the past couple months, then it’s no secret that I have been busy, busy, BUSY. I’ve traveled to Baltimore, the Outer Banks, Virginia Beach and Wildwood. But when…

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I’ll Cheers To That

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Today has been a day of two extremes: an extremely busy morning and early afternoon, followed by a relaxing, late afternoon spent poolside. Having been so “on-the-go” lately, it felt so nice to be able to spend the latter part of today just relaxing at home. As soon as we got back from taking care…

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