Okay my peeps. Confession Time!
First Confession. Before Saturday I don't remember the last time I went out of the house and actually got to visit with friends, connect with Adults, all the while without my children. I felt so guilty that I wasn't with them. Why?
Second Confession. I don't recall the last time I really put my makeup on. And did my hair or cut it for that matter. Or wore sexy jeans. I am one big giant What NOT To Wear episode.
I feel like Stacy and Clinton might pop out of the bushes at any time and yeah.... it would just be bad.
Third confession. A good friend takes you out on a much-needed girl-date and treats you to a manicure, but goes one step further and makes you get your eyebrows waxed as well because quote; "You have gone to the dark side" meaning in friend sign language- Your kids are sucking the life out of you (sometimes literally), you have let yourself go, stop wearing sweatpants, at least not everyday......."
(And for the record, yes, I did get my eyebrows waxed. It was quite liberating.)
It also speaks volumes when after she is done the sweet lady who waxed them says in her oh-so foreign voice---"Ahhh, you look better!"
I don't think that was meant to be a compliment! LOL!
Ultimately, I was reading a Mommy blog last week and this lady she basically wrote what God has been nudging me to do for awhile now, but I just didn't see it til it smacked me in the face. Here's how she put it-