Friday Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, I love that you call flamingos “mingos”…. I hope your sports class today goes really well.  You’re the best!  I love on the weekends when you wake up at 7:15 AM to climb into my bed to sleep for another half hour.

Dear pregnancy belly, you have officially emerged… idk how I’ll manage getting even bigger than this and we’re not even at 30 weeks yet.

Dear Beak and Skiff, loved seeing you one last time before fall is over


Dear Owen on Grey’s anatomy, why do you dislike Nathan so much… is this what the winter finale is going to be all about?  eh it better be good.

Dear Jackson and April on Grey’s anatomy, ummm…. you’re stressing me out.

Dear Christina Yang on Grey’s anatomy, Oh how I miss you.  I never cared for Derek (YEAH I SAID IT) – but yang… yang I loved.

Dear Pie Night, I just keep thinking you’re next week!!  UGhhh.

Dear etsy, I can get lost looking at you.

Dear Smellen and Teevee, I hope to see you soon – but we have no plans.

Dear hunger, why do you sneak up on me… and I am usually not very prepared for it.

Dear Oprah’s book so far, I like you.

Dear peanuts (Charlie Brown) toys are mcdonalds, I like you.


Friday Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, you’re everything to me… I can’t believe 4 years ago today I was baking Halloween cookies for a charity (best cookies ever and I should probably make them again in your honor) and by Sunday night I was having contractions ALL night – and you were born at 6:47 PM Halloween night.  You make me so happy and proud to be a mom.  It could be raining outside and you’ll still tell me it’s a beautiful day.  I can’t squeeze hug you enough!!

Dear hot chocolate, I’m kinda liking you lately, but as soon as I actually buy a box of you, I’ll probably be over it and throw the box out 2 years later when I realize it’s expired (has happened before).

Dear rain, stay far far away tomorrow PLEASE, thanks.

Leah Remini, I’ve always been a fan of yours.  Since like saved by the bell days (though it felt wrong, Zack needed to be with Kelly, honestly).  I loved you on the talk when I was on maternity leave… I am loving you filling in for Erin Andrews on DWTS the past two weeks.  Wasn’t I expecting a book Fall 2013 when you were a contestant on DWTS?  Is this the book that I’ve been waiting for?  Two years later… ugh I gotta read it.  I wish it came out Nov 1st instead of 3rd…. is it possible it would be early release like Orange is the New Black?  Leah, are you actually going to answer my Friday letter to you?

Dear pumpkins in the lawn, what animal has been terrorizing you and taking bites out of you at night?

Dear Fayetteville Target, why would you not have a Starbucks, I mean come on?  Super weird.

Dear holiday themed shower curtains, I think I wanna be that mom who does this.

Lamar Odom, k got it, you’re still in the hospital.  but why do I still read every update?  This is going to be a long recovery and I’ll know every detail, whether I want to or not.

Dear Smellen, I wish I was with you on your honey moon.  and I wish you weren’t missing Halloween.

Dear Grey’s and Modern Family, UHHH I wish I had a warning you weren’t going to be new this week.  and WHAT no modern family Halloween episode?  How disappointing.

Dear The Chew, I gotta see what you guys dress up as this year, GOT TO!

Dear Janman, I can’t believe you got a princess peach costume to go trick or treating with NF, you’re nuts, and I love it.

Dear baby in my belly, I can’t wait to hold you and I hope you’re a very good baby that sleeps a lot… like preferably from 8 pm to 8 am and then naps during the day.  Thank you!


Friday’s Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, Your friend making skills are off the charts.  You’re the sweetest boy I’ll ever know.

Dear EOS blackberry nectar, I have got to try you.

Dear Smellen, I am so excited to go to the wedding shower venue, Asti’s, every bridal shower anniversary with you… such a great idea.

Dear Jennifer Aniston, Congratulations!

Dear woot-offs, I can never resist you.

Dear Christmas shopping, I can’t believe I’ve already started you.

Dear Target, my 7 year old niece asked me what’s my favorite store while braiding my hair, and I said… “Target” – my 13 year old niece and her best friend (also doing each other’s hair) simultaneously said, “same” in a mono tone teenagery voice… like target is totally cool with the 8th graders and the mom’s in their 20’s (I can still say that for 10 more months).

Dear Teevee, if you can’t use your data then stop using your data… so you better not see this blog post.

Dear Janman, I swear you were coming to my house for something soon but I can’t remember what it was… was it to prepare for nf’s birthday party?  that’s so far away… that can’t be it… was it bridal shower related stuff??  I have no idea…

Dear Johnny Mac on Big Brother 17, you’re my fav.


Friday’s Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, I love you SO much and it broke my heart putting you to bed when my sister came over (your favorite aunt) and you hysterically cried out the window of your bedroom as she went out to her car to leave, you were supposed to be sleeping!!

Dear Smellen, I hope you enjoy your dress this weekend!

Dear Teevee, I so look forward to spending this weekend with you!

Dear C, I am actually so fine with you leaving again for work

Dear weekend, oh my goshness gracious (that’s how nf has been saying it this week) I can’t wait for you to officially be here

Dear Johnny Mac on Big Brother, you’re my fav for sure

Dear Rent the runway, I mean… maybe my pick was a little ambitious for my circumstance?  I hope you work out for me.

Dear LuAnn de Lesseps, you’re actually maybe my favorite this season of real housewives of new york

Dear Magaroni and cheese, so excited for your shower!!


Friday Letter’s

Friday letters

Dear summer tan, I’ve given up on you already.

Dear NF, I love that you say, “hey, can you please scoop over” while sticking your butt into someone instead of saying scoot.  You’re going to see more fireworks tonight!!  And I love that you’re so excited.

Dear taffy, I don’t really like you that much.

Dear Ariana Grande, ok, so you apologized twice… but what about licking the donuts… are you going to explain that part??

Dear instagram, I feel a real connection with the celebs now, thank you.

Dear Scott Disick, why oh why oh why… I am always routing for you and Kourtney!!

Dear Smellen, you don’t eat mcdonalds happy meals now that you’re getting married within 6 months… I SEE HOW IT IS.  I really wanted to up my chances of getting the cave man minion that says “what the f…”  thanks a lot.  Oh but I do appreciate for those free baseball tickets you got… that was nice.

Dear True Detective, I’m losing interest.

Dear Shimmer and Shine, I’ve seen the one episode you have on demand 100 times.


Friday’s Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, yesterday at softball you told a lady, “That’s my mommy…she’s the bestest.  I love her she’s mine.”  and I melted away.  I love you more than anything and I hope you are always proud that I am your mommy and think I am the bestest.

softball summer 2015

Dear dad and grandpa, Happy Father’s day!!  (C’s been away in Arizona for work)


Dear Big Brother 17, I am looking forward to a mindless show to watch 3 days a week ALL summer long… thanks for keeping it cheesey and fun!

Dear Instagram, I can’t believe I finally just meet you.

Dear fitbit, why don’t you hold a charge anymore???

Dear flowers around the mailbox, uhh why are you still the same size as when I planted you 3 weeks ago… at least you haven’t died.

Dear Smellen, I am looking forward to you bringing me breakfast Saturday… I want great surprises from the bakery from the east side.

Dear Wal-Mart, you have NF’s new bed… now I have to pick it up and bring it home… how hard is this going to be and do I need a truck and 4 people?  and then who is putting that thing together?


Friday’s Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, I absolutely love that you introduce yourself to anyone, and then tell people, “and that’s my friend mommy.”  Can I call it now he’ll get the out going superlative or something similar to that.

Dear Jan man, hold that baby close and love your sister every second- the saddest day I’ve ever had with my sister was when she left after visiting me when NF was born.  I will be there waiting for you at the airport.

Dear Mike Holloway, congratulations on winning survivor!!!  you were one of my faves from the start!

Dear Carolyn Rivera, WHYYYYYYYYYYYY aren’t you on the 2nd chance season whyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy.

Dear mini frappuccino from Starbucks, I hear you callin, callin my nameeeee

Dear tv finales, whyyyyyyyyyyy what am I going to watch next week?!

Dear energy level, what the heck is up w you

Dear Smellen, don’t you stress about your wedding… we’ll get stuff done this weekend fo sho

Dear TeeVee, we’re like Oprah and Gayle… f’ing awesome bffs.

Dear Flax seed, someone explain to me if I should be eating this stuff or not…


Friday Letters

Friday letters

Dear Coconut Vendor, what are you?  what do you do?

Dear Jen Ray aka Nancy Donahue on the middle, You’re my new favorite character.

Dear guacamole and chocolate chip cookies, love you for breakfast.

Dear Harrison Ford, glad you’re alright.

Dear Geraldo Rivera on FOX this morning talking about Harrison Ford, okay… we get it… you guys were dare devil pals in the 80’s.

Dear Dr.Herman on Grey’s, Ohhh Shonda Rhimes… you real me in every time.

Dear Droctors who don’t simply read someone’s chart before seeing a patient, I hate you.

Dear Lisa Rinna on Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, that’s right, no body touches Harry!!

Dear Kyle Richards, FFFFF Brandi for saying that pot smoking comment… she’s stupid and I’ve decided I hope she’s not asked back on the show.

Dear Smellen, get a manicure by yourself… it’s relaxing and peaceful and you don’t need me there!

Dear Yolanda Foster, you’re so classy.

Dear Kim Kardashian, what in the world is up with the Draco Malfoy hair?

Dear Fashion Police, what is going on?  I’d love to see Khloe Kardashian on the show… more so than NeNe.

Dear Teresa Giudice, I occasionally think, I wonder what you’re up to right now in prison… hope you’re stayin strong!


Friday Letters

Friday letters

Dear NF, You have the best taste in music… and then the wiggles come on and you’re like freaking out… totally weird, I’ll never understand the wiggles.

Dear The Wiggles, maybe you have to be 3 and under to get it… and you’re probably crazy rich.

Dear upcoming pedicure, I CAN’T FREAKING WAITTTT.

Dear Rider Strong, at one point in my life when I read the Disney Adventure’s magazine I was in love with you (well your character Shawn Hunter from Boy Meets World).  Heard ya just got married… and you look exactly the same but with a beard.  Congratulations.

Disney Adventures Magazine, I just looked you up… you ran from 1990 – 2007… very interesting…  I wonder if my mom kept them in a box some place… who am I kidding, I wonder WHERE my mom kept them in a box some place.

Dear wedding tasting I am attending, OMFREAKINGGODDDDDDDDDDD I am so excited to eat so much coconut shrimp!!!!!!!!!!

Dear Smellen, where ya been my baby sister it’s been 5 days since I’ve seen your face.

Dear C Rel Cus, betcha didn’t know you’d have a friday letter.  Or that I just made up that name for you.  Come over with bagels and cookies again pleassssse.

Dear Florida, are you warm?  please be 70’s when I visit you.

Dear Patriots letting air out of balls, THEY WOULDA CRUSHED THE COLTS ANYWAYS SO WAHH wah wahh I dontcare.  and I dont even like the patriots… I just might have a thing for Tom.

Dear Parenthood, where the HECK IS HADDIE!!!  I almost called her maddie….

Dear Janmanisabobalogadingdong, stop being with your bf and visit me and NF when you’re in Syracuse.  BOOOOOOOOM I said it… if you even READ this thing.

Dear tropical island, I want you.


Friday Letters

Friday letters

Dear Santa,  you musta been SO hot yesterday at the LEON (noel backwards) event.  NF was so thrilled to see you!


Dear Vermont Family, AHHHHHHHHHHHHH so so so so excited you’re coming to NY this weekend!!!!!!!!!

Dear house, I have been able to cross somethings off my to do list… but just not enough… washer and drier needs to get done next!!

Dear NF, you totally freaked me out when you went up to a car and said “ooo chevrolet!”  like how do you know these things?  You’re 2 1/2!!!  I don’t think I could identify the chevy logo until I was like a teenager?

Dear Smellen, Let’s see the movie Tammy… OMGGGGGGG it looks so so so so so so good.  and I have free movie tickets from like 2 christmas’s ago.


Dear Bingo, you were my birthday present… I just don’t see when I’d have the time to spend a day at the casino.

Dear Massage, you were a Christmas present from this year… I should use you!!!!!

Dear gift cards burnin a hole in my wallet, LET’S GO SHOPPING!!!!  (or really, let’s go to starbucks for a drink and then spend $7.39 at panera… and go to home depot)…

Dear NFL and college Football, can you never come back?  It’s been SO peaceful since February.

Dear Sheri Shepard on The View, So long farewell I will miss you.

 Dear Big Brother 16, I already love you.  Except… Frankie, Ariana grande’s older brother,… I wanted to like him I did… but he is really annoying me already.

Dear Shia Labeouf, I mean whatever gets you in the tabloids?  but you seem like a real d bag… maybe if I got to know you?  I’m not sure.  I think we’d be friends back in the Even Stevens years.