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Friday Fun!

Whoa.... what day is it? It's been one of those weeks! Thankfully it's hard to forget Friday, but we have been crazy busy with basketball. Luckily for us, the Hubby only has one more 8th grade game.

My new glasses came in this week. I am really having to adjust to wearing glasses everyday. It was a lot harder to pick out a pair of frames than I thought. It's amazing how much clearer things are when you actually wear your glasses! Who would have thunk it?

Don't mind the crazy hair, I just didn't feel like fixing it yesterday!

We actually have a free night tonight. No set plans, no responsibilities! I don't remember what this feels like.... but the plan is to rent a couple movies and just relax, because tomorrow is a varsity basketball game and a family get together. 

I think I am going to rent The Maze Runner and The Equalizer. The Hubby LOVES Denzel Washington, so I can't imagine him being in just a terrible movie. 

If you check ratings on Rotten Tomatoes, the TOMATO-METER has it at 61% while the audience rates it at 78%.

Then I wanted to see The Maze Runner. I tried to start the book and just couldn't get into it. We will see if the movie catches my attention.

If you check ratings on Rotten Tomatoes, the TOMATO-METER has it at 63% while the audience rates it at 69%.

I am excited to have the Hubby to myself tonight! We are supposed to get 5 inches of snow on Sunday, but hopefully it'll be a good weekend overall!

Until next time,



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