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March 7, 2012

It's OK . . . .

 

It's OK that half of the time when I decide what to wear I look at pinterest.  Case in point . . 
so simple
Too bad I can't replicate the sunshine and flowers. 

It's OK that I ate half a bag of chocolate goldfish at one time. 
Then another large amount at breakfast the next day. 
It can't count as dessert, they're goldfish. 



It's OK that every time I wear something I make to work, (like here or here) I bring a needle, thread and safety pins in my purse just in case I have a wardrobe malfunction.  
So far so good.  


It's OK that I found this in a salad that I made and brought for lunch. 
What is this? a bamboo stick?
This is actually not OK.  


It's OK that my trunk has been open while driving at least three times in the last two weeks.  
I must be pressing the trunk button at some point without knowing it.  

It's OK that one of my student's cell phone rang during our state testing today. 
What grade do I teach? Third. 
Who would be calling an eight year old at 11:00 on a Wednesday? 

Happy Thursday! 

SOOOO excited I get to see my sister, niece and nephew tomorrow night!


Linking up with It's OK Thursday

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25 comments:

  1. I've never tried the chocolate goldfish. They sound so good though! 8 year olds having cell phones? What is the world coming to? haha! :)

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  2. I have had a bamboo type stick in a salad that I made at home too!! I was totally creeped out. I don't think lettuce of any kind grows with bamboo - especially if it's grown in ND.

    I love seeing what you're wearing. You are too cute!

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  3. there are chocolate goldfish??? what??

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  4. You are absolutely correct: all of those things are OK! Except the third grader with important phone calls at 11am. What? Ha! Have a good week! 2 more days!

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  5. I've only had one cell phone disruption this year, but the teacher next door to me collects her 4th graders' cell phones each morning and always has a pile on her desk!

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  6. ahhh! a third grader has a cell phone?! what are the parents thinking? i love love love chocolate goldfish :) they are amazing. i cannot buy them very often because i typically eat the bag in 1-2 sittings :)

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  7. I love your outfit, I keep trying to pull off the belted look but feel like I'm not getting it quite right. And I can completely relate to popping my trunk open, my mind is everywhere all of the time and I sometimes just don't think!

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  8. Gosh a third grader with a phone??? I wish they had them in my time but I doubt my parents wouldve let me have one let alone take it to school!!!!
    I love the outfit, I have a cardigan thats a bit big and never knew what to do with it but now I do :) Thanks.

    Have a good day.

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  9. I want your wardrobe! Loving the knotted belt. Have fun with your fam! :)

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  10. I've been looking at Pinterest a whole bunch lately before I get dressed to go out! I'm beginning to think that I can't dress myself without it :)

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  11. what a great idea! i should get more outfit inspirations from pinterest! i mean.. i do have a fashion board after all!

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  12. You are a riot! (do only really old people use that phrase? Does this mean I'm really old?) anyway, you made me literally laugh out loud several times reading this. Can't wait to see you!

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  13. So funny, well...not the bamboo stick part. I feel for teachers these days, there are already enough distractions, but a third grader with cell phone calls at 11:00 am? Really???

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  14. This made me laugh :) Loving the pinterest inspired outfit - and chocolate gold fish? That just made my day so much better - how did I not know about these??

    Annie
    The Other Side of Gray

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  15. Chocolate goldfish? How did I not know about this?! Definitely looking for them the next time I'm at the grocery store :) Pinterest is the best when you can't think of an outfit! And that's ridiculous that a 3rd grader has a cell phone.

    -Sharon
    The Tiny Heart

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  16. always win with this combination!! simple and chic!

    http://www.fashionspot.ro/

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  17. An eight year old with a cell phone!? Oh my goodness. Wow, ha! Love your outfit!

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  18. greaT! ;)

    "comment made by boy"

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  19. It's amazing that a third grader even has a phone! I didn't get my firs phone till I was well into my twenties!Of course I'm old now! lol lol

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  20. Mmm I would love to try those chocolate goldfish! And I agree, it IS okay to eat half a box yourself! :) Why not?

    http://vivikstyle.blogspot.com/

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  21. Wow, technology encroaching third grade classroom! I hope it was just a random incident! Kids need to use cell phones only in emergency!
    BTW, I am your newest follower via GFC and will appreciate if you could follow me back!
    Hope you are having a wonderful day!
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  22. an 8 year old with a cell phone? dang - kid's got me by 10 years! haha and no - chocolate goldfish totally dont count as dessert....neither do raisinettes - it's fruit! ;) have fun with your fam!

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  23. Hi Katie, just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
    http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.com/

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  24. 1) We're doing state testing this week also and had a few cell phone "hiccups"! Our teachers were so upset...
    2) That bamboo thing is kinda gross!
    3) There is such a thing as chocolate graham goldfish?! Uhoh...they sound amazing!

    XO - Marion

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  25. hahah oh no...it kinda sounds like a rough week. and Third GRADE cell phones! That's out of control!
    thanks for linking up! Love your cardigan belted...looks so cute
    xo
    Cami

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