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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

The 8 List: I've Been Tagged! You May be Next!

I have been tagged by Nanci at Beri Fields

You may be next! Muuuuuwa ha ha ha!

No, really it's fun! Feel free to join in.

Now, without further ado, I bid you adieu so you can marvel at my 8 list. ;o)

8 Things I Am Looking Forward To:

  1. Fitting back into those "skinny" jeans
  2. Getting anything published (i.e., magazine articles, Chicken Soup submissions, and the novel I've been writing for a while, now)
  3. All of my boys going to school tomorrow, so I can get some major Spring cleaning done, now that it finally feels like Spring.
  4. The day that my kids' support me.
  5. Seeing my family back home in Texas
  6. Mom's night out . . . 2 days and counting the minutes
  7. Sleeping in the next day
  8. Finally getting my house organized

8 Things I Did Yesterday:

  1. Packed up all our winter clothes (hopefully until September)
  2. Took the dogs to the vet for annual vaccinations
  3. Steam cleaned the living room and family room, which took for freakin' EVER
  4. Finally finished writing chapter 10
  5. Had my first article publish at Divine Caroline about my son and his journey through his lifelong illness and kidney tranplant *Please feel free to come by and rate/comment.
  6. Watched the Idols compete for the top 5
  7. Clipped all those darn coupons. Have to save money somewhere, you know?
  8. Laundry, laundry, laundry, oh . . . did I say laundry?

8 Things I Wish I Could Do:

  1. Get a maid
  2. Get a Masters degree (maybe after the nest is empty)
  3. Trade the gas-guzzling Mom mobile for a hybrid SUV
  4. Convince the kids and hubby to do all the housework and let me just relax for a week or so (Yah . . . like that's EVER going to happen!)
  5. Go to a Spa
  6. Get a new wardrobe for all seasons
  7. Shoot the breeze with Robin Williams, my all-time favorite comedian
  8. Snap my fingers and look like I'm 20 again

8 Shows I Watch:

  1. Heros
  2. Gray's Anatomy
  3. Private Practice
  4. ER (so sad it's going away)
  5. Castle (this is the best new series in a very long time. I love the quick-witted humor)
  6. American Idol
  7. Just about anything on the Discovery Channel
  8. " " History Channel

8 People I'm Tagging:

  1. Moody Mommy
  2. Bad Mommy Moments
  3. Unfinished Rambler
  4. Bee's Musings
  5. So a Blonde Walks into a Blog
  6. My 2 Muses
  7. Manic Mother
  8. Project Super Mom


Nanci April 23, 2009 at 8:02 AM  

So glad you decided to play! It's a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to reading more from you!

P.S. Thank you for sharing your story about Koby.

Deanna Lynn Sletten April 23, 2009 at 10:29 PM  

I loved your lists! I am with you, I want to hire a maid. Oh, well. I look forward to reading more of your posts.
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Angela McCoy is a freelance writer/editor, military wife and work at home mom (WAHM) to four boys with special needs. Her writing encompasses a myriad of topics -- Autism, ADHD, Auditory Processing Disorder, Cystinosis, Fanconi's Syndrome, kidney transplant, and more -- influenced by her two teenagers and seven-year-old twins. She considers writing to be therapeutic and utilizes her skills to counsel and inspire her readers. Angela is a quick-witted, 'no holds barred,' tell it like it is' humorist who has learned that laughter truly is the best antidote to life's adversities.

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