Friday, January 2, 2009

Happy New Year!

I hope that all of you have had a happy new year so far! Whoo hoo, 2009!

I must admit, I think resolutions are kind of bunk. I mean, you stay up until at least midnight on Dec. 31st, and suddenly, a few hours of champagne-fueled sleep later, you're supposed to be a new person with a whole new lease on life, just because it's January 1st? Bah. Forget it.

But... I did make a few resolutions, of course, most of which will be long forgotten by January 17th. Some of them are things that I absolutely must do, like get new contact lenses and recycle cans. And then try to get more kultchur, by going to more museums and read better books and edu-macate myself. (I make that resolution every year. And yet... I still use terms like "edu-macate" and sound and act like a fourteen-year-old spaz.)

And, of course, to go on a diet so I can look like this:
jayne
I can't help it. Neither can this girl.

But considering I gained four pounds the week before Christmas and have been eating like there's been a trough in front of me since then, that resolution was out the window yesterday afternoon by 4.

One resolution I will hold myself to is updating this blog weekly, at least. I have a whole stash of Accomplishments to mark off my list and tell you about.

But in the meantime, please have a Happy New Year and please enjoy my absolute favorite thing from 2008:

Old this one never gets.

8 comments:

Andy said...

THIS IS MY FAVE THING FROM 2008 TOOO!! "Bitches coming over!" Love you. XOXOXOX

Dr. Monkey Von Monkerstein said...

Happy new year to you and John! Though we all have never met I feel like you kids are some of my long time friends.

Sparkleneely said...

Miss Andy -- I love YOU! call me tomorrow you will! xoxo

Dr. Monkey -- we feel the same way about you! I love your blog so much. It makes me laugh and think, and I'm thankful daily for it. Happy New Year!!! xoxo

Kathryn Doyle said...

Congratulations! You've just been honored with the Proximidade Award by the California Genealogical Society and Library blog.

NikkiB said...

Happy New Year! Love your blog so much. I, too am a 14 year old spaz trapped in this almost 40-year old body. *gasp* How am I supposed to remember my contacts and recycling bins?! I'm too busy thinking about boys and clothes and gum!

xoxo

dolin said...

Loved this post! I had never seen "Yoda getting drunk", made me spit out my coffee! I love you and your fabulous parties! xo-dolina

carrieswing said...

OK so I JUST watched this, and I had no idea how priceless it was! Oh WHY did I wait so long? That was a magnificent gift, darling. xo

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