Guilty pleasures . . .

I don’t even know his last name
My mama would be so ashamed
It started off, “Cutie,  where are you from?”
And then turned into,” Oh no,  what have I done?”
And I don’t even know his last name!
 
(Lyrics by Carrie Underwood) 

Well, I have never said these words to myself, but I have indeed opened my door to many men carrying gifts in all shapes and sizes!  Actually, gifts would be the wrong word, because gifts would imply something I did not pay for, when in fact, these packages come with an invoice, with my credit card information, with my approval.  There are many things that I find myself indulging in ~ indulgences that one may assume I would feel guilty for, such as eating chocolate, sleeping in late, buying office supplies or baskets, “snuggling” with my husband, watching too many movies, or spending too much money on groceries or manicures . . .unfortuantely, that is not the case with me.  I do agree that these are in fact “treats” or as one would call guilty pleasures, but in the end that pit of uneasiness and guilt doesn’t rest in me.    I don’t know, maybe it was the way God made me, made me to enjoy life to the fullest! 

 

There is a moment in my life though, when I do wake up feeling my stomach all tied up in knots with worry and with excitement – that is how I would describe a guilty pleasure.  It is something that makes me feel oh so wonderful and oh so awful at the same time!  That moment happens in the late night hours. 

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That moment happens when I am at my weakest point.  That moment happens with a sweet glass of wine in one hand, my credit cards in the other, and my tired eyes staring at something that will indeed bring happiness! 

 

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late at night, when no one is watching, by the light of my sweetly scented candles, is when I am dreaming, dreaming, dreaming – – unfortunately, in the morning, I wake up with a strange man ringing my doorbell,                                and I don’t even know his last name. 

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What is your guilty pleasure?

 

 

 

  1. Kerrie

    December 15th, 2009 at 11:26 pm

    This is so my guilty pleasure too! I thought of it after I already submitted, I too get caught up in the excitement of having something new.. but pangs of guilt soon set in. Great entry!

  2. Brandy

    December 15th, 2009 at 11:29 pm

    This is awesome, you totally made me laugh with the diving into the Dell box!

  3. Danna

    December 15th, 2009 at 11:54 pm

    lololol this is so entertaining! great job!

  4. deanna

    December 16th, 2009 at 9:22 am

    hee heee.. great entry!

  5. Trisha

    December 16th, 2009 at 10:59 am

    This could possibly be the best blog post EVER!!! Thanks for making my day! 😀

  6. melissa

    December 16th, 2009 at 11:40 am

    fun post! love it.

  7. Shona

    December 16th, 2009 at 12:15 pm

    This is hilarious! Well done!!!

  8. Phil

    December 16th, 2009 at 12:48 pm

    Great choice of wine! Awesome job as always!

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    December 16th, 2009 at 5:40 pm

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  10. Tina

    December 16th, 2009 at 7:16 pm

    Ha Ha, too funny!

  11. Kim K.

    December 16th, 2009 at 10:11 pm

    Ha! This is an awesome blog post!! Love it!

  12. Kelsey

    December 16th, 2009 at 11:51 pm

    These made me LOL!

  13. Socco

    December 17th, 2009 at 11:43 am

    Thank you! I would now go on this blog every day!
    Thank you
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  14. Kym

    December 18th, 2009 at 8:21 am

    LOVE these! Esp the one with your eyes LOL

  15. Jen

    December 18th, 2009 at 8:36 am

    What a fun post! Love the wine photos.

  16. Angela

    December 19th, 2009 at 2:00 pm

    Lol that was so cute

  17. Chantel

    December 19th, 2009 at 7:20 pm

    Oh I think that Fed Ex guy is pretty cute. He’s the REAL reason for your shopping, isn’t he? 😉

  18. Carrie Mundy

    January 7th, 2010 at 3:13 pm

    Oh my Gosh! I laughed so hard when I read this blog post. This is too my guilty pleasure! I spend more time on amazon and B&H going back and forth on what I am going to order next. It just kills my husband!

    Cheers and Happy New Year.

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