I don’t know why but today is apparently the saddest day of the year.
Personally, I would have nominated the day after Christmas or First Summer Day where I expose my pasty white jiggly thighs to the world with this honor, but alas, here we are. And actually, I am feeling a bit blue.
It is minus 22 and it seems as if Winter is just warming up (um, except the opposite), my pants don’t feel any looser (in fact, again feeling like it may be opposite day) and my 40th is approaching in a few weeks (I *may* have mentioned this already).
But since I no longer eat my way out of a funk I’ve decided to refuse the funk. So, FUNK YOU, funk!!! I am going to surround myself with pretty things today, and keep the fire lit, the espresso machine on and the music loud. I may also ignore the laundry, dishes, unpaid bills and uncut toenails . I will only use my computer for good today – no CNN, Jezebel, or Huffington Post crazies for me. So here are a few of my favorite things (oh, and did I mention my birthday will soon be here?):