Monday, Monday! Is anyone else looking forward to the big celebration this week? I don't know if I get more excited about the fireworks (do they remind anyone else of a climax? I'm serious!), or that hamburgers and hot dogs on the grill are on the menu for the family picnic. One of my absolute faves! It's time for the big Monday reveal. No, it's not about my love of hot dogs, tehehe, it's time for the Flower Fairies Card of the Week...Adventure! Whoop Whoop! Who else is ready to engage in some new adventures? And if you did, what would that look like?

R-E-S-P-E-C-T... Find out what it means to me!

Monday, Monday--and time for the new Flower Fairy card! In honor of Veteran's Day this past Saturday, the card of the week is....Respect! If someone asked me what it means to "be an American", my answer would definitely be much different today than it was 25 years ago. When I was 17, I was lucky to be a part of a student ambassador program that went to Eastern Europe. For my first international travel, it taught me a lot. One, it caused me to catch the "traveling bug", which in translation means, "I'm ready to go-just say where"!

Courage, Courage, Courage

So life has settled down a tad, and I finally got my kitchen cleaned up from last weekends show. And since my way of decompressing is to clean, I channeled my inner 1950's housewife and fall cleaned my bedroom, complete with washing the walls down, scrubbing the hardwood floor on my hands and knees, and getting rid of a bunch of stuff. Can one really have too many pairs of yoga pants?!? Obviously, the 30 plus tank tops were a bit much since I never wear them, however, the yoga pants must stay! I actually joined the gym this weekend (EEK!