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My Gymnastics Days

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Have you been watching the Olympics? I have! One of my favorite events in Gymnastics (along with swimming, diving, and beach volleyball). Watching gymnastics takes me back to my gymnastics days.

You see, there was a 4 year old girl who, at any chance she had, would run and do flips. So that little girls mother decided to take her to the gymnastics open gym to see if she liked it. The first thing the girl did was get on the balance beam, cartwheel and then flip off. The coach saw great potential in this little girl  and immediately knew she had to have her on the gymnastics team. The girl loved it! But then, the coach began to push the little girl to do tricks she wasn’t ready for, causing the girl to not enjoy it anymore. Eventually, that little girl decided to quit gymnastics.

You all probably thought that story was about me, it is not. It’s about my sister. You see, I went to open gym every weekend with my sister but the coach never asked me to join gymnastics. I mean, I think I had great potential too. Sure, I was pigeon toed and would occasionally constantly trip over my feet. But I had heart gosh darn it! I could have been one of those success stories where someone rises above the odds to win a gold medal. Guess it’s time for me to find a new dream.

Taking Animal Print To A New Level

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When I order clothing for my store, I will often send pictures to my mom and sister to get their opinions. When I first sent my mom a picture of this top, she said “Wow! Now that takes animal print to a whole new level!” (And then later when she tried it on, she loved it) So maybe this is a new level of animal print but I am lovin’ the level it’s on!!!

P.S. I promise you that I ironed these shorts before wearing them. I know it doesn’t look like it but I swear I did.

P.S. I’m linking up with Marionberry Trend of the Month: Mixed Prints. Does this outfit count as mixed prints? Snakeskin shoes with an animal print top? Barely?

The Magical Shower

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Let me tell you how quickly five minutes goes by when showering…like that! (I just snapped my figures) I thought my showers at home were quick but I was wrong. You see, the campground we stayed at has nice hot showers. However, these showers only last five minutes. And believe me, five minutes is not long enough.

Then, my mom discovered the broken magical shower. It never turned off! Hallelujah! I got to take a nice long shower without having to worry about the water shutting off 🙂 Of course, I thought I’d be nice and share this discovery with the hubby so that his next shower could be wonderfully long. Aren’t I thoughtful? Well, it turns out the magic ran out and instead of being a magical shower, it was a broken shower. His five minute shower was cold and hardly had any pressure. Ooops! How was I to know the magic wore off?

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Reunited And It Feels So Good!

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After camping for a week, most people would say they can’t wait to sleep in their own bed instead of in a trailer with a lab and a snoring bulldog. Not me! Although I do enjoy sleeping in my bed at home, the thing I look forward to reuniting with most is my blow dryer and straightener. The are so missed on camping trips! My natural curly frizzy mess I call hair topped with helmet hair is just not a good look for me. But at last I have been reunited with my hair tools and it feels so good great!

P.S. Thank you to the three awesome gals who took over the blog while I was gone! You all are the best!!!

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