A Christmas update

by - Monday, December 15, 2014

'No excuses' is what I keep telling myself, but if your work life is anything like mine, you would understand the long working hours can somehow drain you and your inspiration to write. 
*waves* Hellllllooooooooo

Gosh, it feels like forever since I have sat at the computer to blog. What's been going on ? :) I hope the season has been treating everyone well and you all have been getting through your Christmas shopping. :)

Last month I got together with some friends for dinner and we did the whole 'Secret Santa' thing, which we met up Saturday night to reveal. 
We did it a little more fun, where we closed our eyes and placed our gifts infront our chosen Secret Santa and upon looking/opening, we had to guess who we thought our Secret Santas were.... which was pretty much a giveaway just by wrapping alone. hahaha :)

The restaurant of choice this month was a lovely Italian restaurant called Rizzoni's Ristorante Italiano. I am a sucker for Italian.. oh my mmmm  <3 
After dinner we decided to go try our luck at Club 1 casino. The only thing I ever play in a casino is Roulette, but this casino was so different.... from the slots, to even the Roulette ! Everything used a chip card you put money on and it credits it as you win etc. But, what I hated was the Roulette was electronic and it wasn't as enjoyable as having chips in hand. So.. my chances of going back there are pretty slim.
In no way am I a gambler... I control how I play and how much I spend, so it's all good in the hood. :)

I am also working on a post but will not be publishing it until after Christmas, but sit tight, as next year I want to add a few new additions to blogging, including a bit more of travelling. 

Here's a caterpillar cocoon I found today and was completely amazed at how he created it with twigs and web. So much beauty. I stuck around to even see him poke his head out a few times to move. Completely speechless.
Hummingbird feeders I bought the other day. Can't wait to hang them in the new year.
Christmas countdown:
9 days 
*excited*
Happy Holidays !
Are you excited for Christmas?

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12 comments

  1. I cannot wait for Christmas! I have been counting down myself! :)

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  2. Isn't it amazing what small things like that can do... makes you wonder what we are all capable of... hmmm

    It has been super busy for me too, I sometimes feel like the week is over before I know it and not sure how it got there... that is just life more and more these days...

    Have a Merry Christmas ... enjoy your holiday season xox

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    1. Launna this morning I looked at my tree and saw about 6 other cocoons. It is truly exciting to see mother nature at work.

      Wishing you a season full of love and happiness!!!

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  3. I can't wait for Christmas! I love your update!
    Melanie @ meandmr.com

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    1. Thanks dear. Wishing you the best for the season!!!

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  4. How fun, & you look stunning! I've a pet dog too; she's a Shih Tzu. Happy holidays, sweetie! xoxo
    Luxury Haven

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    1. Thanks love. Oh that's my next dog to have! They are so adorable. Happy holidays!!!!

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  5. Wow, that cocoon is so neat! Thanks for sharing these picks! Happy Holidays! -xx

    Shauna

    www.lipglossandlace.net

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  6. Sounds like you Secret Santa get-together was fun! Thanks for sharing. That cocoon is so unbelievable! My kids will love this. :)

    http://www.kathrineeldridge1.wordpress.com

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  7. I am sooo excited for Christmas!! I can't wait! I hope you have a great holiday!

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  8. I can't wait for Christmas! Your dog is sooo cute :))

    Bella Pummarola

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