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Friday, September 24, 2010

Fall's First Friday's Fave. Five!

Happy Friday everyone! Thanks to Susanne at Living to Tell the Story for hosting!

1. Oh happy dance, it's finally Friday! I have been anxiously awaiting this day all week! I'm tired. I'm exhausted. I'm ready for some fun! Tonight is "girls' movie night" with Janna, Jessa, and Jessie (twin sis); last Sunday we watched Why Did I Get Married? and tonight we're watching Why Did I Get Married Too?. This weekend is also Ducktail Run and James Dean Weekend (two large car shows in town, which supposedly brings in 1,000s of people from everywhere!) and that means it is prime rummaging time! Saturday morning Jessie and I are going rummaging, then I have Zumba class, and birthday lunch at Aunt Sue's Tea Room with the ladies! Then in the evening, I'll go to Ducktail Run with Jessie and our parents for Bill Rock's famous tenderloins! Sunday night after church, we are having a party to dedicate and to celebrate Ezra's recent adoption from Uganda! Cannot wait!!!!


2. Lunch Breaks
My lunch breaks, although they are only an hour long, often feel like a vacation. It is an escape from class and work, and a time to rest and settle my thoughts.

3. Psalm 139:14-17
I made this last Fall and I have it printed as an 8"x10" on my desk.

4. The Golden Girls
Do you watch The Golden Girls? So. So. So funny! It was a mid-80s to early 90s TV series, and my favorite ever! In fact, I really enjoy trying to match all my friends to one of the four distinct personalities in the show. HA.
Rose: "You know what they say: you can lead a herring to water, but you have to walk really fast or he'll die."

5. My previous roommate surprised me with a beautiful blue cardigan sweater and ivory tank for my birthday, and I cannot wait for a cool Fall day to wear them! Thanks Traci!

13 comments:

Hazel said...

Happy birthday Jewel! Why did I get married?... hmmm... I'll go see where can I find that here lol! Happy Friday, enjoy the girls' movie night.

Andrea said...

Happy Birthday!! Jewel!!

I am happy dancing with you...glad it is Friday!
Blessings,
andrea

e-Mom said...

The Golden Girls is a wonderful show! Those sweet ladies give me hope that my later years can be joyful and fun!

Melissa said...

Happy birthday! Sounds as though your weekend will be busy and happy!

Gattina said...

I liked the Golden Girls too, it's a pity they don't show it anymore in Belgium.

Gattina said...

I liked the Golden Girls too, it's a pity they don't show it anymore in Belgium.

Faith said...

Oooh...I used to love watching the Golden Girls with my sisters when we were all home from college years ago!

So glad you found Gold in the Clouds...thanks for becoming a follower!

and that Scripture you printed here?? I just completed a personal study book called Deeper and the author based her book on Psalm 139...how cool is that?? I did a review...feel free to scroll down my page to find it....

Susanne said...

Love the scripture print!

Happy Birthday. That sweater color is gorgeous!

Lisa notes... said...

Sounds like you have a great weekend planned. I can feel your excitement coming through your words. I love your Ps 139 print. Wow. Beautiful.

cindy said...

So, so love the Golden Girls, clever you matching friends with them. I match my friends with Desperate Housewives. I watched it when visiting my daughter in NC.

I love the sweater. Happy B'Day

Brenda said...

Happy Birthday! Sounds like you have plenty of things in your life to be thankful for, thats the best way to live!

Karyn said...

Sounds like birthday wishes are in order! God bless you in the next year!

Love the blue of that sweater.

Sounds like you have a fun weekend planned! Hope it all goes just as you've planned!

kari said...

Happy Birthday!
I love the color of your sweater.