March 8, 2012


What a fun/great idea to get to know your favorite bloggers a little better! I got this from Mrs. Ruthie Hart herself & Mrs. Heather from Finding Beauty in the Ordinary and you can find theirs [here & here]

Age and/or Anniversary: 23 & (dating anniversary: June 1.. 5 years this year!) 
Bedsize: Queen, will get a King when we get a house
Chocolate: Yes please! :)
Dessert: I am not a fan of sweets (I know, who am I!?) but I will eat Cheesecake or Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream  
Ethnic background: Mostly Italian with Irish and Scottish
Fear: Roaches! But for real, afraid of walking to my car at night I'm always weird about it - I watch too much SVU Law & Order haha 
Graduation from high school and/or college: 2007 (HS) & Degree in Progress for College (Studying for RN)
Hometown: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Instruments I play: Used to play Piano, Clarinet, and Sing (not good at any of those now I dont think lol)
Job title: Business IT Solutions Consultant @ Dell Computers
Live: Austin, Texas
Middle name:  Marie
Natural hair color: Medium Brown
Overnight hospital stays:  Not since I was a baby (back then it was a ton for Bronchitis every Christmas til I was about 5 yrs old)
Pastime:  Cooking, Dog Park w/ Huxley, Going to lakes, DVR Shows, & I am making it a goal to become a crafter! I'm so bad at it.
Quote:  Anything from Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Right or left handed: Right
Siblings: Oh lawdy. 1 brother Jeff, 44, 1 brother Chris, 35, 1 brother Nick, 20, 1 brother Colin, 11, 1 sister Maddie, 13 (thank goodness after all those brothers!!!) :P

T.V. Show:  Smash, the Voice, Law and Order SVU, Family Guy, One Tree Hill[obsession], Parks & Rec
Underwear:  DUH

Vacation spot I love: I love anything near water! Rivers, lakehouses, ocean, etc. Or Italy - I want to spend a month there!Weather right now: 72 Clouudy & Humid
X-Rays:  No broken bones [knock on wood] but XRay on my teeth recently! Brace-face, yo! 
Yummy meal I make:  Favorite meal for us lately is my amazing Buffalo Chicken Tacos! Quick, delish, easy! 
Zoo Animal:  Penguins & Tigers (random right?)

So do we have anything in common!? If you haven't done these ABCs you should so we can all learn about you too! :)

March 4, 2012

Blog Under Construction

Hey y'all! As with work being so busy & stressful, I've fallen off the blogger-train.... but I do have some fun news! I am working with a great Blog Designer who is re developing my blog and designing it! The blog should be back up and running soooooooon :)

Thanks for everyone who has stuck around and still following! I love y'all! Can't wait to have this fabulous blog to share my life with you again this month! 

Here are some pics of what's been going on lately! 

XO, Amanda