I made it!

jeanette-and-me.jpgToday is actually my birthday.  Here is a photo of me and my best friend Jeanette as I read her the riot act for not allowing me the option of atleast coloring my hair, choosing a better outfit and or sucking in my size 16 gut…

I normally don’t celebrate it because I feel like everyday I live is a day to celebrate and I try to do at least one thing that I enjoy or would like to leave as my legacy.   God knows I pray for a long life and I try to do things that keep me on the right side of the grass but if I should draw the short straw, I don’t ever want it to be said that i was waiting for ” someday special” to use the crystal or the good towels…

That being said…Last night was the family get together for me at a local greek restaurant.  The food was fabulous and I was talking a mile a minute, not paying attention enjoying the family and food when all of a sudden came the familiar pain in my stomach…I tried to ignore it but it was persistant.  The outlaws began a round of pass the baby…that is where you get to get in a few bites before the child comes back to you. 

I knew I was in trouble…

Shortly after the last Sister in law and family made it in, I began to sweat profusely and husband began to grab my purse and asked my step son to drive me home… I have a tendancy to not chew my food properly and unfortunately this was one of those times…

The party went on without me but as you can see…everyone ate and drank merrily!

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PS…the steak was awesome in a port wine and garlic butter sauce.  I cursed myself this morning for wasting it.

I broke my spare pair of eyeglasses on friday, ordered new ones and they are not ready…  I was not expecting a gathering of anysort and i look like a refugee…

I hate surprises.

I played Queen’s Mr. Farenheight 50 times in a row… just cause i wanted to…matter of fact, it is still playing but the volume is down, LOL!

This morning I could not eat breakfast but i did manage to watch the McLaughlin Group and the Wall Street Journal Report before baby girl woke up…  Since i can choose the birthday dinner, I was going to ask for Chineese food but that is a 30 minute drive and since it IS Super Bowl Sunday and we always have Buffalo Wings…the menue was decided…

GO STEELERS!!!!!

GO BEAROLTS

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6 responses to “I made it!

  1. OMGoodness…HAPPY FREAKIN” BIRTHDAY GIRL!!!!!!!!!! And don’t you just hate the whole eyeglass breakin’ thing? LOL!!!!!

    Chat soon -Karla

  2. Happy Freakin Birthday to you, Gina! You are slowwwwwly making me want some black gesso, too, the power of repetition is strong….LOLOL

    Hey, is your tummy any better? I hope you have meds for it. You don’t still need to go to the doctor for that do you?

    Hey, I am remembering that just not so long ago, your Muse had divorced you and the Art Life was no longer worth living. Now I read you are creating a dust storm of Art (may be why you were wishing for dust-free, LOL, but maybe you should accept it as a preferred side effect now) with your ATCs and journals and layouts. You go, girl, gotta strike while the Muse is hot!!!!! So, next time she leaves for a while, remember these great times, she’ll be back.

    Have a good birthday week, Gina! (HEY, it’s your birthday and it’s a week, so combine the two! I am planning to, LOL).

  3. GC

    darn,
    I missed it. Well happy birthday. Hope this year is FULL of celebration.

  4. oh man! I missed your birthday! I’m so bummed!!! Happy Belated Birthday SeesTOR!

    Lots of bloggy love,
    Michelle

  5. Happy Belated Birthday…

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