Friday, March 1, 2013

Hi, March! :: H54F

Here we go with the highs of the week:

1.  Had a delicious dinner on Wednesday night at a friend's house.  Bacon-wrapped pork tenderloin on the grill.  Smashed baby reds.  Prosciutto-wrapped asparagus.  Annnd an assortment of perfect tasting cupcakes.  Really wishing I had taken a picture of this meal right now!

2.  Got our taxes done!  Woo hoo for filing jointly and getting an awesome refund!

3.  I won our couple's Oscar pool--which just means I'm the 2-year consecutive winner and I have bragging rights.

4.  Had a successful work week-got back into it, got a lot accomplished and am looking out to the next opportunity coming my way.

5.  I read this great article in an old issue of Time called "Bacon Will Bring Us Together".   It discusses the role of the "moderate" in the American political landscape, and demonstrates what I think is so great about our country--that reasonable people do exist, and the term moderate isn't always a cop-out for choosing a side of the aisle.  Here is the link to the article.  Unfortunately you must be a subscriber to get the whole thing! :/

Have a great weekend, y'all!!

Linking with Lauren at FMGD as usual!

8 comments:

  1. Hey Sara, I'm coming from Lauren's link up. I saw you were from Texas and your name is Sara, so OF COURSE I had to say hi!!

    -Sarah
    http://limitedspaceorganizing.blogspot.com

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    1. I just hopped over to check out your blog and we must be fated, because I'm a born and raised Wisconsin girl, also a die-hard Packers fan!

      Looking forward to following you!

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    2. Oh my gosh! How crazy is that! I guess we were destined to meet! Do you have twitter or anything? We can follow eachother and talk Packers during the season :)

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    3. @SaraMetzger5 or @SarainTexasBlog (personal/blog, but the blog one isn't up and running quite yet!)

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  2. I nominated you for the Liebster award, go to my blog to get the details!

    Sarah
    Limitedspaceorganizing.Blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you! :) Excited to post once I get 11 new blogs lined up!

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  3. Just repaying the favor of checking out my H54F post...your blog is super cute! New follower here:)

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