2.28.2013

Throwback Thursday

I made a fun watermark on PicMonkey yesterday and I could't wait to try it out. Just in time for Throwback Thursday. 




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2.27.2013

Sorry I'm not Sorry



for not blogging for almost a week. I know you all wait on the edge of your seat for my blog posts. I just wasn't feeling it

that Dexter Morgan is treated 1000215512020 times better than most people I know. I treat him like the little Prince that he is. I don't mind spending my hard earned cash on treats, toys, clothing

he has enough clothing to fill up one dresser drawer. Ryan has to learn to share with his son

that I refer to Dexter as my "son"



that my Minnesota Golden Gophers beat the #1 ranked team Indiana Hoosiers last night

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that I don't feel bad for people who have to drive in the snow. Grow a pair and buck up, drive slow and stop your bitchin'.  Just because I grew up in Minnesnowta doesn't mean I enjoy driving in it. I just had to learn to adapt to the conditions. you should to

I think its stupid that kids get ribbons and trophies just for participating. If you win you get a trophy, not just for showing up.  Just because you don't want to hurt someones feelings.  The generation who gets participation trophies is royally fucked

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for swearing on this blog today

that I didn't make the bed today. Sorry Ry!  but I bitch at  him about not making the bed 




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2.20.2013

What I'm Loving Wednesday


I'm loving the book Safe Haven.  I really didn't think I would enjoy this book. (I'm not the biggest Nicholas Sparks fan.) I can't put it down. I've heard the movie is crap. Oh well. not surprised. Movies are never as good as the book.  However, I am going to the movie on Friday.
I'm loving the TV show The Following. Holy Moly- shit just got real this week. If you aren't watching it you are missing out. I wasn't sure I was going get into it, since I can't STAND Kevin Bacon. The show can be really dark and gritty at times. If you can get past that you'll love it.  


I'm loving that I get to see my favorite Timberpups play basketball tonight. My awesome co-worker gave me some great tickets.  They suck pretty bad this year, but the atmosphere is still fun.  woot!
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I'm loving that today is Payday! nuff said. 


I'm loving that this weekend is the 5th birthday of my most favorite girl in the whole wide world.
I'm hoping that Winter Storm "Q" won't get in the way of this. pps this whole naming winter storms is kinda silly. and "Q", that's original. Did James Bond name this one??
What are you loving this Wednesday?
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2.19.2013

I'm the kinda girl who......



would rather go camping than sit on a beach 
enjoys bison meat to hamburgers
prefers water to any other beverage
listens to sports talk radio in the car

drinks beer and hates wine
loves cowboys
can never learn enough about history
only drinks things with a straw
uses post it notes like crazy
hates talking on the phone
enjoys hanging out with my dog son to humans
would love to have grown up during the "Wild Wild West"
will stay at home to read vs. going out drinking with friends
believes my blog friends know me better than my IRL friends
is finally confident in wearing glasses 24/7
enjoys road trips to plane rides
is always cold
believes actions speak louder than words
thinks Tom Brokaw and Brian Williams are the sexiest news men around
lives for new movies and music on Tuesdays
prefers mystic tan to laying out in the sun
hates the sound of people licking their fingers
is lucky have met the man of my dreams
carries wet wipes all the time, everywhere
would be okay getting married at the justice of the peace
prefers sharp cheddar cheese to chocolate
believes that Buffy and Angel had the best love story of all time


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2.15.2013

if you really knew Dexter Morgan

hey its your favorite serial killer Yorkie on the blog today. I hear that people like it when I yip yap on this blog, so here I am again. My mom talks about me from time to time   all the time, but I wanted to give you my prospective.
if you really knew me

you'd know that I eat better than my 'rents do. yup fo real yo. I could stuff my face all the time with my favorites: carrots (cooked or raw), oranges, and apples. I can never get enough. Well my mean Mama determines when I've had enough. NOT FAIR.

you'd know I haven't met a pillow I can't say no to yet.... Pillow are so soft, clean, and the perfect girl-friend.   I can't help my-self sometimes. My Mama and Papa get real mad when all the pillows are off the bed when the come home. Sometimes I need a little variety. #knowwhatimsayin





you'd know my Mama rescued me from a "puppy mill", we didn't find out till two years after she rescued me that it was a "puppy mill".  I'm so glad my Mama got me outta there. 

you'd know my Mama picked me out online. I did have a brother she could have taken home, but when she came to see me she fell in love with me. #mostpeopledo  

you'd know I don't like to share. I especially don't like to share my Mama.  you see my Papa tells me all the time that I'm "cock block".  I'm only 21 and don't know that lingo yet. He gets real mad at me sometimes. All I wanna do is share smooches with my Mama.  I hate it when other pups, kitties, or babies are around. They get more attention than I do, and I can't handle this. It kills my ego.

you'd know that if you offer me a bone or treat I won't eat it right away. I was taught early on about "stranger danger", and to not take candy from strangers.  I will take the treat and hide it all over the house, in shoes, in blankets, in the closet, under pillows, you name it I've hidden it there. 

you'd know I have a refined palate and prefer cat food to dog food. Which works out for me cuz the cats like my food. My Mama tells me I'm gunna turn into a kitten. I think its happening... when my belly gets upset and she tells me kittens are in there. maybe I'm gonna be a Mama. I dunno. I don't like cats too much. cuz they don't like me. #whatsnottolove

you'd know I also like to play in the snow. I love, love, love the snow. Other people tell Mama about how their dog child doesn't like to play in the white stuff. its amazingly fun. My Papa and I roll around in the snow and get crazy. I also like to "draw" in the snow. I can only "color" in yellow. boo!  

you'd know I sleep under the covers. yup love that. 

you'd know that I become Dracula when my Mama tries to clip my nails. she gets real mad at me.  I feel bad afterwards, but boys don't need manicures. 

you'd know I can't stand to be alone. It was worse when I was a young tyke, I'm slowly trying to cope with my parents leaving me.  I don't see why they don't just stay at home and play with me. 

you'd know my 'rents are cray cray and name all my toys. yup, its weird. I don't care what the name of the damn toy is, I just wanna play with it. 

you'd know I have the best 'rents a pup could ask for. Even though my Mama can smother me sometimes  a lot. I wouldn't have it any other way. 

you'd know I have a massive closet. my Mama shared some of my clothing with you a while back. It was so embarrassing  She acts like I'm a model or somethin'. oh wait I am. 

you'd know I always have my head out the window. Even if its -15.  I fight with my Mama until she hands over control of the window. #ialwayswin
you'd know I like big bones and I cannot lie.



you'd know I told my Mama when I was done with puppy pads. yup, I rule the house. I grew up and became a big boy overnight.


you'd know I love the lawn mower. 

you'd know I have a huge fear of cows. 





2.14.2013

Valentines Link Up. how well does your spouse know you???

linking up today for 


**my answers are in pink**

How long have you been married?
We are not married.  Although it sure feels like it sometimes.
we're not married. maybe someday ;)



Where was your first date?
Jake's City Grill-Eden Prairie, MN
we first "met" at Jake's City Grill, where our friends were trying to set us up. The first actual date was at Timber Lodge.

Where was your first kiss?
Jen's Apartment 
I have honestly no idea. whoops

Who first said, "I love you"?
Jen said it after about 8 minutes.  Understandable since I'm pretty awesome.
I don't recall who did. I sure wouldn't say it after 8 minutes, maybe 9.

What is her most commonly used phrase?
She is a fan of saying "Amazeballs" or "Redonk."
"amazeballs" "oh m gee"

Who is her celebrity crush?
Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Eric Church, 
Luke Bryan, Erich Church, David Borenaz, Ben Affleck

If she was ordering drinks for both of you what would you each get?
I generally drink Cider.  Jen orders a wide variety of things.  If she is feeling girly she will order some sort of girly martini concoction.  If she is feeling more low key.  She will either drink cider too or Coors Light.
I'd order him a hard cider, or vodka lemonade. 
I'd order me a hard cider, martini, or Coors Light. Depends on the place and my mood.

What is the best meal she has ever cooked you?
She makes really good Enchiladas.
Enchiladas. He's always asking for them.

What is the worst meal she has ever cooked you?
She doesn't really make poor meals, however, she LOVES chicken.  She probably makes me eat boneless skinless chicken breast about 8 times a week.  Sometime I want a little variety.
He's never told me. He only complains about how we eat chicken a lot.

What is the most-played song on her iPod?
What ever Carrie Underwood song is trendy at the moment.
Luke Bryan, Eric Church, or Jack's Mannequin

What would she say is your most annoying habit?
The fact that I'm right about everything.
that he never cleans the kitchen after cooking or baking. He makes wonderful stuff, but the kitchen is a disaster area afterwards. 

What is the last thing she does before she goes to bed?
Asks for a tumbler of water
I ask for some water, or another blanket

If you could throw out one item of her clothing what would it be?
I'm afraid to throw anything out.  It will just give her an excuse to buy more.
I can't think of anything. Maybe my Boston Redsox stuff

What would you say is your favorite thing about her?
Her smile.
my cooking

What's her go-to drink at Starbucks?
Jen is not a Starbucks fan.  Thank God.  We would be bankrupt.  
coffee yuck!

What's her blog's name?
Dexter Morgan's Mama
Dexter Morgan's Mama

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2.13.2013

sweetheart blog swap reveal

I've been really good lately at avoiding blog swaps. I couldn't pass this one up. I love anything Valentines day. Well mostly just hearts, yah anything hearts.  I could do without the angels with arrows. The freak me out. 




For this swap I was paired with my BFF Katie. She always spoils me. This time was no exception.  Some of the goodies a $15 ITunes gift-card, some socks, a make up bag from 31, two bottles of nail polish, dish towels, note-cards  chocolate, baby lips- by Maybelline, a really cute little sign that says "LOVE", and two scarfs. 


 Dexter loved the scarfs.



Special thanks to Katie. Ashlee and Savannah thanks for hosting this fun swap!

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2.12.2013

10 on Tuesday


1.) Clearly I've learned to compromise in this relationship. We are seeing A Good Day to Die Hard, as our date night for Valentines Day.  Yup, not exactly my idea. but Ry-guy is extra special to me so I caved. I actually went above and beyond and scored some advance screening passes for tonight. Two days before everyone else gets the pleasure to see it. I spent Monday night trying to watch Die Hard, and the couple others. I made it through one. whew! Bruce Willis actually has hair in this flick.



2.)  Ry-guy finally got fed up with the magazine addiction situation.  Monday night I came home to this. I was also told I need to read the magazines. He told me some issues are from '11. whoops!
3.)  I think I'm the only person not watching The Walking Dead.  The subject doesn't interest me one bit, but everyone I know is watching this show. Am I really missing something? Its been on my Netflix Instant Queue forever.



4.)  I learned this weekend you can't please everyone, and I certainly can't win them all. Slowly trying to come to terms with this. 

5.) Am I the only person with a cat who does this? I feel like he's slightly abnormal. 

6.)  If you're in the market for some new tunes, do yourself  a favor and get the new CD's by Gary Allan, Tim McGraw, Bruno Mars, Alicia Keys, the soundtrack to TV's Nashville,  and Ne-Yo.  Some of these CD's might not be brand new, but soooo worth a listen, and a purchase. Don't steal your music! 


7.) Speaking of paying for music. I actually purchased this song. I'm obsessed.  Please still be my friend. 


8.) I have developed a serious girl crush on Kate Upton, daymmnn girl!

9.) I'm so mind boggled at this Chris Brown and Rihanna romance. She gets the crap beat out of her and she is all lovey dovey with him. #idontgetit #somegirlsneverlearn 

10.) I'm excited that Ry-guy will be guest blogging a few times in the coming weeks!  #getexcited


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2.11.2013

my current obsessions

book

I can't believe I'm admitting this, but here goes... So I read the book by Farrah of Teen Mom, My Teenage Dream Ended.  It was quiet possibly one of the worst books I've ever read.  It was a quick easy read, but the writing was horrid (not that I expected anything less) and very childish.  She talks about Derek her daughters Father. That part was semi interesting. Since there isn't to much on the show about him. 

Since reading that book I am back on my biography kick again. I am not sure what I will be reading next, any biography suggestions?

TV Show

I've been loving Game of Thrones.  I have to make sure Ry-guy is around to watch it. This show has numerous characters and story lines going at once. He helps me interpurt the fancy lingo on the show.

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food

I've been craving anything veggie. I've been taking veggie nuggets to work lately and love them. I've also been loving soup. Tomato soup and grilled cheese. yum!


music

I've been loving Tim McGraw and Gary Allan's new cds. Two of best looking men around. 
ooooweeeeiiee!
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magazine


Mrs. Stewart just stared showing up at my house two months ago. I would never pay for this magazine, but I'm glad I have it. I really love the articles, recipes, and crafts.

anticipation

I'm super duper excited that in two weeks we're headed to Iowa to celebrate Miss Hailey's 5th birthday. Its going to be EPIC! I can't wait. I just love spending time with her and the family. 

 
annoyance


I don't think I need to elaborate on this one.

What are you currently obsessing over this week?
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