Sunday, December 30, 2012

Sunday Social

I am linking up again this week with Neely and Ashley for Sunday Social.  You should link up too and make some new friends!!
1. Favorite New Years eve you’ve had before
I don't guess that I really have a favorite.  We usually just have snacks and play games and watch the ball drop.
2. Are you doing anything for NYE this year and if so what?
We are going out to eat and then come home and play games.  December 31 would have been my brother, Charlie's, 30th birthday.  He went home to be with the Lord in April 2012. 
3. Name a book we should all read come January?
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
4. What are your new years resolutions?
To read more both in the bible and books in general
To blog at least 5 days a week. 
To do cardio at least 5 days a week

Monday, December 24, 2012

Weekend Update Blog Hop

I am linking up with Sami and Leeann for this weeks edition of Weekend Update!!  You should link up too and meet some new friends!!

This weekend I didn't do a lot.  I stayed in all weekend and watched old movies and shows that I had dvr'd.  I watched the ones that Chad doesn't really care to watch ie Intervention, Hoarders, RHWBH, and Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.  I love that show.  They act like they genuinely love each other. 

My mom came over some this weekend and we had a good time together.  She comes in and the furkids just go crazy trying to see who can get her attention first.  Just like human kids.

I started reading a different book "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn.  I hope it is good.  I've heard mixed reviews on it.

I can't wait to give Chad his present tomorrow.  Nothing big, it's just that he has no idea.

I hope everyone has a Merry Christmas!!!

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Sunday Social

Happy Sunday everyone!  I hope everyone is having a great day.  I am linking up again with Neely
and Ashley for another edition of Sunday Social.

1. What is your favorite ice cream flavor?

2. What is your favorite smell?
Peppermint candy canes

3. What is your favorite TV commercial?

4. What is your favorite day of the week?
I love the days of the week that Chad is off. 
5. What is your favorite way to waste time?
The internet, pinterest, and facebook
6. What is your favorite article of clothing?
Right now it is my lounge pants from J Crew.  They are my favorite!!!

Thursday, December 20, 2012

"It's Ok" Thursday

It's OK Thursday
It's ok that I am blogging about my day at 7:30pm because I took a nap all afternoon because I had transplant clinic this morning

It's ok that I'm not use to getting up at 5:45 to get ready to leave to get in traffic.

It's ok that everyone asked me if I was driving myself today...I guess that is how tired I looked LOL

It's ok that I miss my dad and now my brother, Charlie, around the Holidays

It's ok that even though my title is Holly Enjoying Life some days just aren't good days

It's ok that I show my true feelings sometimes on my blog

It's ok that I am overly excited to have turned 35 yesterday

It's ok that I don't want to cook anything for Christmas and would rather order it all already made

It's ok that I'm going to go to bed early so that I can get up for pulmonary rehab in the morning

Why don't you link up with Neely and Amber and make some new friends!!!

Monday, December 17, 2012

Day of Silence in Support

Please visit This Page to make a donation.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Today I went to pulmonary rehab this morning.  I started going again about a month ago.  I did 17 mins. of cardio (which is good for me) so I was proud of myself.  I usually do anywhere from 10-15 mins.  My oxygen saturation was even staying up even though I am on 2 liters of O2.  It had been dropping down into the 80 with the 2 liters but now its staying up there in the upper 90s.  I am really wanting to get my lung function built back up where I don't have to wear the oxygen anymore.  It's not really my lung function that is down it is the small airways that are closing off.  I still would like to get off of the oxygen all the time.  At least I can still get out and do things. 

I am so excited about tomorrow.  It's my 35th birthday!!! Yay!!!  Chad, my mom, and I are going to go out to eat to celebrate and then come home and have cookie cake from Great American Cookie Co.  YUM!!!  We also got a  movie (That's My Boy)to watch tomorrow.

I got a Tea Chest from my cousin, because I love to drink tea (hot or cold).

I got some lounge pants from Chad (because that is what I spend most of my days in).  I also got some camera stuff from my mom.  I love my camera.  I hope everyone has a wonderful day tomorrow.  I will not be posting tomorrow to honor those who lost their lives in Newtown, CT.

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Sunday Social

Happy Sunday Everyone!!!  I hope you have a great day.  I am linking up again with Neely and Ashley for this weeks edition of Sunday Social!!
What is the wallpaper on your cell phone?
A Butterfly
What do you keep beside your bed?
A bottle of water, my inhaler, cell phone, and glasses
What is your least favorite chore?
Unloading the dish washer
If you could eliminate one thing from your daily routine, what would it be?
I don't guess that I have one thing that I would eliminate.
What do you do to vent anger?
I usually cry it out.  I rarely get angry my feelings just get hurt!
What is your favorite Holiday of the year and why?
Christmas is my favorite Holiday because it's Jesus's birthday!!!

Monday, December 10, 2012

Weekend Update

I am linking up with Leeann and Sami for this weeks edition of weekend update.

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend.  I had a great weekend.  I didn't get out much this weekend but I did do some shopping on the internet of course.  Just about everywhere is giving free shipping with a certain amount purchased.

I am still on the look out for a good planner.  Do any of you have any suggestions?  I would love to hear them.

Yesterday was kind of a hard day for me.  It was my dads birthday.  He would have been 64 years old.  He passed away in February 2010.  They say it gets easier with each day but I still think of him all the time and miss him like crazy.  I will always be a daddy's girl!!!  I Love You Dad!!!

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Sunday Social

I am linking up again with Ashley and Neely for this weeks edition of Sunday Social!

1. Favorite Holiday Movies/TV Specials?
A Christmas Story

2. Do you do any volunteering during the holidays if so what? If not what would you do?
I don't do any volunteering during the holidays because of my inmune system but if I could I would volunteer at a homeless shelter.
3. Favorite toy received as a Child for the Holidays?
I received Cricket the talking doll one year for Christmas and I was so excited.

4. What was your must have item in high school for the Holidays?

5. Item you begged for the most and never got?
Stereo for my bedroom
6. What do you do on Christmas Eve? If you are Jewish what does your family do for Hanukkah?
Chad usually works on Christmas Eve, so we really don't do anything, however sometimes we play board games, or cards.

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Sunday Social

This week I am hooking up again with Ashley and Neely for Sunday Social!!!

This Weeks Questions:
1. What is your favorite Holiday season tradition?
We really don't have any Holiday traditions.  I guess we should start some.  As a kid we use to go over to my grandparents house and eat Thanksgiving dinner and then put up the Christmas tree.  That was always fun.

2. Do you have a certain Holiday movie you watch more than others? If so what is it?
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
3. Show us your favorite decoration or pinterest decoration you wish you could have

4. Favorite Holiday song?
  I love all Christmas music!!
5. Favorite Holiday dessert?
chocolate peppermint candy

6. What is on your wish list this year?
A Nikon 55-300mm zoom lens for my camera

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