Favorite Things – 13
This little blog has been the most fun. And don’t worry. There will be more blogging. Plenty of fun sessions, and all of the fantabulous ideas that everyone has offered up during this giveaway of 13 favorite things.
But for now. It’s still a favorite thing blog. This one is the best. Bestest. Betterestest.
Everyone knows by now that I’m a nerd. I love video games, brain puzzles. I’ll play just about any game, as long as it can hold my attention. And with my ADD, we know that’s hard. So, it has to be a good game. Or I’ll just end up wandering off somewhere to sit in a dark corner with my chai tea latte and pin recipes. Or camping gear. Basically anything shiny wins.
Not too long ago, I got a new (shiny) trash can. It was fancy. This stainless steel trash mama had a doohickey that made the lid open if you waved your hand in front of it. Like, FAN-seeee.
Problem was, I actually caught myself (more than once…ok, more than a lot of times) waving my hand in front of things that weren’t fancy. Like kitchen drawers. And medicine cabinet doors. Once, even the closet.
It’s like I thought I was all of a sudden a Jetson. One of the best cartoons ever, btw. I so wanted to be Judy. She was fly. Her hair was on point and her boots were LIFE. Anyway. Really I’ve just always been enthralled with techie stuff and futuristic things.
As you can imagine, I was all over it when I heard there was this cool like gadget that you could tell to do things and have them done. Wait. Don’t I have kids for that? (kidding…kind of)
You can do stuff like: add things to your shopping list, check the weather, play a song, order more coconut aminos right off Amazon and have it shipped to your door, check the score of the ballgame, order pizza, hear to your to-do list…the list goes on.
I. Am. Judy.
And it’s because, Alexa.
If you really hate the name Alexa, you can call it Amazon. But that’s weird.
This thing has made me slightly less unorganized over the last year or better. It syncs to my Google calendar, orders whatever I need from Amazon, plays anything I want from Prime music, and it’s the go-to debate ender for all household scuffles.
Like, what is the meaning of life? She’ll tell you. It’s 42. Duh.
Let’s compare notes when you get this little gem. I’m so excited to add her to someone’s family! We love her like she’s our very own.
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