Day: December 24, 2018

Merry Christmas 2018

Sending the warmest of wishes for a Happy and Joyful Christmas🎄

From me and mine to you and yours~


Quirks I have that You Probably Don’t

  1. I put ice in my milk if it’s not cold enough.
  2. I order the same thing every time I eat somewhere, but it’s never how it’s originally made.
  3. I hate spaghetti mixed with sauce.
  4. I’ll heat up coffee until it’s too hot to drink, then let it sit to cool.
  5. I’ll eat finger foods in groups of two or three. (Chex mix, pretzels ect.)
  6. I over use the explanation point.
  7. I dot my i’s with hearts.
  8. I doodle when I’m on the phone.
  9. When I’m anxious, I’ll pick my feet or lip until they bleed.
  10. I can only drink and eat everything super hot or super cold. No lukewarm.
  11. Baths are always with lavender bubble bath and lavender and eucalyptus bath salt.
  12. I listen to “rain” every night on YouTube.
  13. Order free subscription magazines and never read them.
  14. I desire to know details of dead people and abandoned places.
  15. I start many tasks and don’t finish, due to boredom.
  16. I have this insane intuition as to where “lost” items are.
  17. When I’m at the movies, I have to sit in one of the last few rows.
  18. I drink milk from a glass or thermos usually.
  19. I despite I Love Lucy
  20. I love little things, pots, animals, people. Whatever.
  21. I’m a Steelers fan in Cleveland, and a Michigan fan in Ohio.
  22. I hate swimming because I easily get cold.
  23. I still sleep well stuffed animals.
  24. I get jealous over celebrities my boyfriend likes.
  25. I’ve mastered the art of deception.
  26. I can sense negative energy upon meeting someone for the first time.
  27. I can sense background information about someone by looking in his/her eyes.
  28. I enjoy writing penpals.

#NDRW- #15

Today’s Random Word: Gift

Please tag each post #NDRW

Concept: To write everything and anything that comes to mind about the Daily Random Word.

It can be incomplete thoughts listed, a short story, a personal story, personal reflection, memories, whatever you want it to be. The idea is to get everything out. Once you’ve done that, you can return to these posts and use the ideas in your writing.

Have fun

Love is Love, no matter which way you say it💚

How we recognize love influences our relationships. There’s five different love languages, and each one is ok. The common denominator is that they all say the same: I love you in ways other than using those words.

Taken from Thought Catalog, here are fifty alternatives for I love you. May these help you recognize love in all it’s forms.

1. “Do you want to wear my coat?”

2. “How was your exam?”

3. Checking in when they have the flu.

4.”Would you like anything from the store?”

5. “How did you sleep last night?”

6. Surprising them with their favorite candy.

7. “Don’t forget to bring your umbrella—it’s supposed to rain.”

8. “I saw this and thought of you.”

9. “Your hair looks great like that.”

10. Reminding them that their hard work doesn’t go unnoticed.

11. Sharing your favorite food.

12. Letting them have the front seat.

13. Putting two sugars in their coffee even when they say they want one because you know they like it better that way.

14. “I’m proud of you.”

15. “Listen to this song I heard—it reminded me of you.”

16. Sending a funny picture you saw online.

17. Washing their dishes even when they don’t ask you

18. “How is your family?”

19. Having Gatorade ready the morning after a rough night out.

20. “There’s traffic on the highway; take the back road.”

21. “Tell your mom I say hi.”

22. Listening to their music even when you don’t like it.

23. Bringing breakfast in bed.

24. Putting on the kettle before they even ask for tea.

25. Sharing relevant news articles with them because you know they’d be interested.

26. Helping them study for a test.

27. Going to their big game.

28. Bringing an extra water bottle when you know they’ll be in the sun.

29. “Do you need any help with that?”

30. Waiting up for them to get home.

31. “How was your day?”

32. “You should take a break—you work too hard.”

33. Taking the long way home so you both can keep talking.

34. “Good luck on your interview.”

35. Greeting them at the airport.

36. Stopping by just because.

37. Giving up your seat on the bus so they can sit.

38. Letting them go in front of you in line.

39. “You look like you could use a hug.”

40. Bringing them lunch at work.

41. “I really want your opinion on something.”

42. “You were right.”

43. “You can pick the movie tonight.”

44. Sharing your bed.

45. Holding their hair or rubbing their back if they are sick.

46. Helping them write a paper.

47. Standing up for them if someone says something mean.

48. Letting them have the window seat on the train.

49. “You can have the last slice.”

50. “Call me when you get home.” 

Couple more;) Both photos taken from Pinterest.