King sized bed all to myself + laptop + no snoring
+ Small little perfect bottles of lotion and shampoo + towels washed and folded by someone other than me
+ George Clooney on the flat screen instead of ESPN + total remote control dominance = BLISS!!!
Oh, and hot coffee prepared by someone else, and waiting for me in the morning?!? It really is the little things that bring so much joy
However, privacy and head space weren't the only perks to my trip. I lucked out and was able to meet a new 'friend' for drinks; Megan, from Honey We're Home. Megan is one of the best parts of blogging....meeting new people! I've found the older I get, the few new friends I make are parents of my kid's friends, or colleagues of mine or my husband's. Some of those turn into great friendships, but most aren't built on commonalities. Megan and I clearly have a lot in common since we spend so much time blogging about the same topics!
She lives in Houston, so we
(She's ridiculous-pretty isn't she?! You should see her house...and her baby!!! You want to hate her, but you just can't!!)
I had to step outside my comfort zone to set-up the meeting, and again to actually follow through with it! And I'm so glad I did because I gained a new friend, and some
Have you made any new friends from the blog community? Are you jealous of my hotel-time...or do you