Christmas Eve Tradition

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When Doug & I moved into our house we love in now on 2014, I was DETERMINED to start SOME kind of tradition that was new & just ours.

We don’t really do the New Year thing & Christmas Day is always full so, why not do something on Christmas Eve?

I decided to get a big jar & throughout the year we’d fill it with it with things from events, places we went to, things that happened, etc..

So every Christmas Eve, we go through the jar & we remember the year & all of the madness that took place!

This year’s jar madness is about to commence! I’m ready for 2017 to peace out!✌

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Crazy Reality

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“One person’s craziness is another person’s reality.” – Tim Burton

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Birth Control

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YES! YES! YES! I love you Sophia!

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Going Solo

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I don’t remember what going to the restroom alone was like…it’s been so long 🙈🐾❤

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Autoimmune Complications

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I’ve never shared this before. This is incredibly personal and vulnerable.

IBDs (inflammatory bowel diseases) are “invisible diseases.” You can’t see the disaster that is taking place on the inside of body with the naked eye.

However, what people don’t realize is that there are many things that come along with these diseases, manifestations, that CAN be seen with the naked eye. For example, for the last ten years, my back has been constantly “breaking out.” It itches, it hurts, it’s embarrassing, it’s not attractive (in my eyes) in the slightest and now, my chest is starting to do it.

Autoimmune diseases effect way more than the “official diagnosis.” This is just one example and this link here https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3273725/ is great for additional information regarding skin manifestations with IBDs.

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31

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31

  1. I like the poop emoji.
  2. I’m scared of ants, birds, clowns and feet.
  3. I don’t like the crazy sunglasses that cover half of your face.
  4. I am incapable of focusing on one thing at a time.
  5. I’m getting more into makeup as I get older. Who knows? Maybe it’s because I’m too exhausted for anything else?
  6. I’m obsessed with sock monkeys.
  7. I’m so over Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton, it’s absolutely ridiculous.
  8. I wear my combat boots more than any other shoes I have.
  9. I keep debating on whether or not I should het a tattoo.
  10. I hate when people say, “If I can do it, you can too!”
  11. I hate that I was one of those people who said that because it’s not true.
  12. If I could, I would live in Target.
  13. I love playing my Nintendo DS.
  14. Tylenol is a joke.
  15. I am incredibly excited that my sister-in-law moved back home!
  16. I miss the old Kerry.
  17. People and StyleWatch magazines are a must!
  18. Doug and I do crosswords together sometimes and I love it.
  19. I miss working more than I can say.
  20. I don’t like skull icons.
  21. Mannequins severely creep me out.
  22. I miss wearing heels. I’m short!
  23. I like to fall asleep with a familiar movie playing in the background.
  24. I dislike the words “panties,” and “moist.” They’re disgusting.
  25. I need to read the Bible the entire wat through.
  26. When I need cough drops, I like the lemon honey ones by Halls.
  27. A lot of the time, I care way too much.
  28. I’m officially one of those people who is on their cell phone way too much.
  29. I have a list of crafts I want to do, but haven’t had the energy to do them.
  30. I can watch a series repeatedly if it’s good.
  31. Depression and anxiety suck.

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Hercules

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Oops 😇💪

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