Monday Madness: First Monday of November!

Nov 4, 2013

I can't believe it's November already! Have you done any fall crafts? We are moving into holiday season! It seems to come up so quickly every year.

I hope everyone enjoyed their weekend and are ready for a new week!

I went to leave for work last Monday my car wouldn't start! It turned out to be just a dead battery, but I had to have my neighbor jump it so I could get to work. My neighbor was so willing to help. It was really refreshing! To thank them I made some homemade apple strudel and took it next door.

I think little thank yous and random acts of kindness can go a long way and really brighten a person's day. I love doing little random acts of kindness for my hubs. It's usually just little treats from the grocery store – something to let him know I'm thinking of him and to let him know he is appreciated.

My package from Old Navy arrived this past week. I feels good to have new fall essentials such a skinny jeans, sweaters, and long sleeve t-shirts!


If you followed my Dinner: Impossible challenge you know that I hate cooking. HATE IT. I'm also not that great at it. Case and point. On Friday night I made a frozen pizza, but forgot to take it off the cardboard before I put it in the oven. OOPS!



Nick and I saw Last Vegas on Saturday and enjoyed the Michigan State v. Michigan game (that's a huge game here in Michigan). Well, he enjoyed it, I read through it. However, I wore my green and white to support my hubby's Alma mater. GO GREEN!
Have a great week!


Xo, Ashley
 
 












5 comments:

  1. i bet the streudel was very appreciated ! excellent way to say thank you !
    I love Mondays, a new week, the past of last week gone, a new one begins.
    I started baking some breads today, too cold for outdoors, at least for me. So I enjoy experimenting with recipes, adding this, exchanging that.........
    otherwise no real crafts goin' on. I have been making pillows and pillow covers for the new bench seat in the living room, forgot about that !! You and I can sit and catch up on them SOOOOOON!

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  2. I made a fall wreath back in September, and I'm already working on my Christmas one. I'm waiting on my ON package today, too. Love fall weather and boots and sweaters!

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  3. So fun getting clothes you ordered in the mail! It's like Christmas! I love that you do random acts of kindness for your hubs. I need to do more of those!

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  4. Thanks for stopping by & following my blog, Ashley--I've just followed you back!

    Fall crafts: I've made my first yarn-wrapped wreath recently, a fall-themed one that will get me through Thanksgiving. Here's a link to it if you want a peek:
    http://thelibraryfaerie.blogspot.com/2013/10/diy-yarn-wrapped-autumn-wreath.html

    I plan to start on a Christmas one soon--I'm thinking light blues/turquoise with sparkly white and snowflakes, maybe?

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