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Five Question Friday! 3/8/13

My house is currently a disaster entire bedroom emptied of all of it's contents into my living room for carpet installation, paint in varying stages of completeness (more like "beginningness"), and, I have a confirmation party to host on Sunday. Ack.

I need a hug.

And maybe a stiff drink.

Please send help...and make sure to send a mop with them, as well.

Anyway, on day 3 of 3 at work and have to do some MAJOR grocery shopping today. Gracious. Why do I clump stuff together like this?

Let's get to the'll distract me. ;)

Welcome to Five Question Friday!! You've come to the right place if you want a fun, easy post or if you've suddenly discovered your muses are pooped. 

Rules for 5QF: Copy and paste the following questions to your blog post, answer them, then watch for the linky post to appear Friday morning and LINK UP! 

Oh, and remember (pay close attention...this is the important one)...HAVE FUN!

Questions for Friday, March 8th: (Special thanks to Courtney (@mom2xover2002) fromAutism, ADHD and the Single Mom, Erin (@midnite592) from Dreaming with Midnite, Kate (@Katieb38) from Kate's LifePam (@trooppetrie) from Troop Petrie and moi for these 5QF question suggestions! I would love to link you in a future 5QF, so come on over to my community or watch for my Thursday afternoon shout out for questions on Twitter and offer up your best question suggestions! Remember to @5crookedhalos me and use hashtag #5QF if you go the Twitter route!)

1. Does your family coordinate clothing for church on holidays like Easter?

2. How do you get out of a funk?

3. Online friends - real friendships or not?

4. What is the one food you must eat in a restaurant (not make yourself)?

5. What would happen in your home if you ran out of ketchup?


1. Does your family coordinate clothing for church on holidays like Easter?
For Easter, no, not really. Only the kids get new outfits...and they're usually "Easter-y" but not necessarily coordinating. Unless various shades of pastels are coordinating, then yes.

Christmas, however? Total coordination.

It becomes somewhat of an obsession for me to find the PERFECT coordinating outfits.

2. How do you get out of a funk?

Shopping, sleeping, taking a bath, talking to my hubby or my bestie. Lot's of various ways.

I totally wish I was a "clean to get out of a funk" chicks, or a "run to get out of a funk" chicks, but alas, I am not and when I am in a funk my house gets dirtier (see "sleeping" on above list) and my pocketbook slimmer.

3. Online friends - real friendships or not?

Absolutely real. My "online friends" are some pretty awesome ladies that I someday hope to meet in real life. I've had the pleasure of meeting some of them already and while I totally thought it was going to be a "get out your phone and tweet to each other" kind of meeting, it wasn't!

We talked, face to face, and laughed and joked and shared about our lives.

Just like people can meet spouses online, I believe we can also meet good friends.

Now, let's just hope they don't turn out to be 12 year boys hiding in their mom's basements pretending to be middle aged moms.

That'd be weird.

4. What is the one food you must eat in a restaurant (not make yourself)?

French Onion soup.

I've never tried to make it for myself because I fear it will be a big ol' disastrous failure. So, I just order it when I go out.

Also, french fries. We don't have a deep fryer, and that is totally necessary to have delicious french fries.

5. What would happen in your home if you ran out of ketchup?

Well, it's currently happening right now...and I'll be lucky if I survive the night. My children are circling me like feral animals, waiting to pounce.

Yes, it's true. We are out of ketchup. Alert the media, call in the National Guard, THE WORLD IS ENDING!!!! Never. I repeat NEVER before have I run out of ketchup.

I guess I took this pantry purge thing I was doing a bit too far. I mean, NO KETCHUP?!

I'm dying.

If you don't hear from me by this evening, you may want to notify the police...


Enjoy your weekends!!


  1. come on over we have cases of ketchup, my kids would starve if we did not have any at the house

  2. thanks for hosting babe. We are out of ketchup now and it's very scary.

  3. HA! You and your ketchup kill me. :)

  4. Aw, you should try French onion soup, I make it and it's really not that hard. I use the Better Homes and Gardens recipe. Thanks for hosting and have a great weekend!

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