Sunday, December 30, 2018

Happy Homemaker New Year Monday


Welcome to this week's Happy Homemaker Monday.  I am linking up with Sandra at Diary of a SAHM.  

The weather::: Two months of gray dreariness and no snow.  It's beyond depressing. (Ok, ok - it's sunny today) 


On my reading pile::: I started reading two books that I've been waiting for to come available at my library: 

Girl, Wash Your Face 



The Prayer Box 




Movies or Shows I watched this weekend::: I watched "The Count of Monte Cristo" last night with my sweetheart.  We also watched the Robert Redford version of "The Great Gatsby" earlier this week.  

I watched the much talked about "Bird Box" on Netflix.  It was pretty good.  I read the book a couple of years back and it was MUCH better!  

Currently watching one of my favorites, "Under the Tuscan Sun" 


On my TV::: Days of Our Lives, Y&R 


On the menu for this week:::
Sunday:  Pizza 
Monday:  NYE dinner with my Sweetie 
Tuesday: NYD dinner with my family, the tradition for us is Chinese food 
Wednesday:  Spiced lentils and rice 
Thursday: Tacos
Friday: Dinner with family: TBD
Saturday:  Leftovers of some sort 

On my to do list::: 
Getting rid of this terrible cold/flu dealio 
Taking down the Christmas tree and decorations
Work
Organizing the house/closets/drawers, etc
Spend time with my honey


What I am crafting or creating::: I was seriously busy over the Christmas season - just as many of you were as well.  I really want to start a new junk journal to use as a scrapbook/diary for my new relationship.  I have the supplies ..... just need to get started! 

Happening this week::: New Year's Eve of course.  For the first time in a very long time I will not be at home asleep at midnight!  


Looking around the house::: I've been getting things cleaned and organized but there is always more to do. 


What I'm wearing today::: Not leaving the house today - so in my comfie clothes to clean in! 


One of my simple pleasures::: Reading blogs and watching YouTube videos.



Bible verse, Devotional::: 1 John 4:15, NIV: "If anyone acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God, God lives in them and they in God." 

3 comments:

  1. My husband watched The Bird Box, I refused as I can't do scary even though he insisted it wasn't "that" scary. He did say it was pretty good. Didn't realize it was a book. I'll be curious to see what you think of the Girl, wash your face. Haven't read it but heard really mixed reviews of it. A lot of great ones but then some not so great. Hope the sun stays out for you and you have a wonderful first week of 2019!

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  2. Hi, Sherry, thanks for the kind visit this evening...I see you are an avid reader. My daughter borrowed the book The Prayer Box from me to read in a book club. I forgot to ask her about. I hadn’t even read it before I gave it to her. You
    lol have to let us know how it is. Happy new year and happy for you in your new relationship. God bless you in 2019.

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  3. I love Lisa Wingate - I will have to go check out that book, and Bird Box has been on my list so am glad to hear the book was better. I hope you're having a GREAT weekend.

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