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Awkward & Awesome Thursday

bostoniaAwkward:
-Never getting enough sleep. Hi, my name is Sarah and I could sleep for days and still be tired.
-Franklin being extra kick-y in bed lately. Grr!

Awesome:
-Starbucks in the morning to keep me going!
-Wedding shower is this Saturday!!!!
-Job interview today for a higher up position with a new company! Wish me luck!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

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Awkward:
-Growing my underarm hair in preparation for my pre-wedding waxing appt. Uuuuuuugh!
-Doing manual labor at work while I wait for the tech writing work to vamp up.

Awesome:
-Had a great time at Katie’s baby shower for my nephew Blake!!
-Final wedding dress fitting!!! It’s perfect!! Can’t wait for Mitch to see me in this dress!!
-My own wedding shower a week from this Saturday!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

occupational hazardAwkward:
-Feeling slightly sad about coming to an end on the tech manuals I have spent the last 2 years working on. While I’m glad to see the final product, it’s kind of hard to accept that it’s over.
-Not enough soda in the world to keep me awake.

Awesome:
-WE BOUGHT OUR WEDDING RINGS LAST WEEKEND!!!! =) I know it might seem silly, but we loved getting to pick out the symbol of our commitment to one another.
-My Wedding to-dos are slowly but surely getting done… thank goodness! Wedding cake tasting this weekend.
-My baby nephew Blake Bradley is due on August 3rd! I cannot wait to meet him. I felt him hiccup last weekend! SO AMAZING!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

tardis or isntAwkward:
-All the pressure in the air lately… My sinuses/allergies were getting better! Ah well, it’s not too horrible lately.
-Out of work on the 27th of June, but I think I’ll have follow on work starting July 2nd! Whoo!
-Buying diapers. Holy cow, who knew how difficult it would be… there are SO MANY OPTIONS. lol. Katie and I were so confused in the baby aisle at Kroger.

Awesome:
-Mitch’s brother Travis is going to be a dad! His gf Katie is preggo with our nephew and we’re throwing her a baby shower the weekend of the 4th! =) YAY Family!
-Good smelling hand lotion for my desk. Ahhh, I love it!
-The new table Mitch found for us! It’s used, but really fits nicely in our small apt.
-Laundry being done! I don’t have to wear those fuzzy winter socks to bed anymore! ;-)

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

halpAwkward:
-All day meetings of any kind. What a downer!
-Having an incurable case of the hiccups. UGH. They’ve progressed to my ears now!!
-Wedding planning. Let’s always assume for the next three months that wedding planning has been awkward and stressful and a little bit suck.

Awesome:
-Giving blood! It makes me feel like a rockstar for the day!
-Getting stuff done at work and having a product to be proud of.
-Making plans to go to my cousins wedding next month. Whoo!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

toofAwkward:
-3 months and 2 days until we get married… and we still don’t have a florist, cake baker, or hair/makeup person. Among other things. Oi. Better get on it FAST.
-Franklin got his rabies shot and the poor baby was sick for almost a full day afterwards. He’s so good at taking the shots, but he was definitely not feeling great after the fact.
-Getting in to work around 8:30/9 am lately… I have flex time, so it’s no big deal, but then I have to stay later. UGH.

Awesome:
-FINALLY starting to get over my cold. Praise the Lord!
-How long my hair is getting. It should be perfect length for my wedding hair! =) YAY!
-Mitch’s mom Mary adopted a new stray… his name is Toby [but I like to call him Tobias]. He’s a handsome black and white kitty.
-Finding out I will be fully funded on my current project until December. W00t!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

sugar milkAwkward:
-Add two espresso shots and that lady is ME!
-Being sick. Again. Seriously, what’s up with my immune system? I swear it doesn’t work at all. Can I get an upgrade, please?
-Trying to work while being stuffed up and entirely foggy-headed.
-I CANNOT take any more leave before our wedding. C’mon, Sarah, get with the program…

Awesome:
-Going to the Indy 500 with my family last weekend!!
-Doctor’s appts with good news!
-My book haul from Books of Wonder in NYC is really proving to be incredible! I’m loving these Young Adult reads… they’re lighter and more fun than some of their Fiction counterparts.
-My daddy-sized froyo from Tuesday afternoon. I got mango, strawberry, and banana. YUM!
-Almost done with our wedding invites. They’ll be going out soooooooooon!!!! =)

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

bad feather dayAwkward:
-The order of Chicken Fajita nachos that I’m about to pick up from the Mexican restaurant next door. YUM and also, horrible, horrible Sarah. THIS is why I can’t lose weight and wear smaller jeans. Ugh.
-Triss and Four’s fight in Insurgent. Oi. It sounds so REAL!

Awesome:
– The ladies I met on our NYC Missions trip. The work was so difficult, but very rewarding…
-Finishing three novels in one day. Granted, they were all already started.
-THE HOUSE OF IVY AND SORROW by Natalie Whipple. Seriously. Fans of Young Adult novels really need to read this novel. It’s amazing.

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

lol why do we do thisAwkward:
-Pain meds not being strong enough to handle all of my pain from this stinkin’ dry socket.
-Had another visit to my oral surgeon last Thursday and this Tuesday to replace the medicated pads for my dry socket. UGH TO THE PAIN!
-Staying up til 2am on a work night to finish the novel I was reading…

Awesome:
-I LEFT FOR MY NEW YORK MISSION TRIP THIS MORNING!!!!!!! =) WHOO!!! I’ll be there until Monday! I’ll be working with an Urban Ministry group to pamper homeless women and allow them to feel feminine! =) It’s going to be such a life changing trip, I really can’t wait.
-Sherlock BBC on the 14 hour bus ride!
-Sorbet all the live long day!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

nom nom nomAwkward:
-My throat tightening and eyes watering nonstop… my allergies are killing me this spring.
-Tooth pain. Ugh. They cannot make drugs strong enough to erase all the pain from the wisdom teeth extraction.
-Not being packed and ready AT ALL for my NYC trip…

Awesome:
-Only ONE week until my mission trip to NEW YORK CITY with my friend Emily!!!!! =) AH-MAZING. I cannot wait!!!
-Chipotle twice in one week!? It really doesn’t take a lot to please me. =P
-Pinterest on my phone. There’s nothing better when you’re bedridden and icky feeling!