a peek inside the fishbowl

04 Jun, 2009

Please finish this sentence:

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Please finish this sentence

I’m so …

32 Responses to "Please finish this sentence:"

1 | andrea

June 4th, 2009 at 7:38 am


… busy right now that I feel like a spinning top about to launch into space.

2 | Marla

June 4th, 2009 at 7:55 am


Sorry I may have been hurtful to a friend.

3 | Jen_nifer

June 4th, 2009 at 8:17 am


…tired. Night-time potty training really messes you up when you’ve been used to the child sleeping through the night for a year or two.

4 | Sarah Morgenstern

June 4th, 2009 at 8:31 am


…hungry. Need more carbs!

5 | Mary Lynn

June 4th, 2009 at 8:56 am


excited to celebrate my book club’s tenth anniversary tomorrow!

6 | J.

June 4th, 2009 at 10:15 am


impatient. I want summer to be here now!

7 | Amy @ Muddy Boots

June 4th, 2009 at 10:18 am


…unmotivated. Unfortunately, I have A TON to do.

8 | Anne

June 4th, 2009 at 10:33 am


…sore. I hurt myself last night in kickboxing.

9 | Don

June 4th, 2009 at 11:30 am


…so excited for what’s supposed to be a gorgeous weekend in Ottawa…taking out the bikes Friday!

10 | Jennyjag

June 4th, 2009 at 11:32 am


…grateful for what I have & who’s around me.

11 | Ginger

June 4th, 2009 at 11:36 am


…tired of teething, cranky, teething twins.

12 | Lynn

June 4th, 2009 at 12:15 pm


…crazy from trying to think of names for the blog reading evening!

13 | Kerry

June 4th, 2009 at 12:21 pm


excited about our first EVER just-the-four-of-us summer vacation.

14 | BeachMama

June 4th, 2009 at 12:29 pm


happy that the weather has turned nice again, I was weary of needing some serious drugs to make it through the rest of Spring.

15 | Chantal

June 4th, 2009 at 12:48 pm



16 | Robin

June 4th, 2009 at 1:41 pm


tired from waking up for nightime feedings. Darn baby!

17 | porter

June 4th, 2009 at 1:46 pm


tired of myself this week.

18 | Mark

June 4th, 2009 at 1:59 pm



Literally. Just back from the dentist.

19 | Julie

June 4th, 2009 at 3:39 pm


sick of struggling. Is this all going to pay off in the end?

20 | Nicol

June 4th, 2009 at 6:35 pm


grateful to have good friends!

21 | plastikgyrl

June 4th, 2009 at 8:10 pm


beyond simply whelmed.

22 | meghan

June 4th, 2009 at 9:23 pm


happy my soccer team just won our second game of the season-I LOVE Thursdays!

23 | twinmomplusone

June 4th, 2009 at 10:05 pm


…proud of myself, doing great with my resoluiton of more exercise and better eating habits, its starting to pay off!!

24 | mary

June 4th, 2009 at 10:28 pm


not looking forward to my trip home, kinda sad really but there it is.

25 | mrsgryphon

June 4th, 2009 at 10:28 pm


… in love with our new baby girl, even though she keeps me up at night! *schmoop*

26 | Trea

June 4th, 2009 at 10:43 pm


… looking forward to getting home to my boys after a week-long business trip. I miss them!

27 | Gliding through motherhood

June 5th, 2009 at 2:01 am


tired I feel like throwing up. 3 week old twins are kicking my ass right now.

28 | lizzy

June 5th, 2009 at 5:37 am


excited. It’s our 10th anniversary today and we are heading out to a couples evening at the spa. Massage, dinner, the works..

29 | Scattered Mom

June 5th, 2009 at 7:21 pm


…ready for SUMMER and school to be OVER.

30 | Kim

June 5th, 2009 at 10:56 pm


happy to have breath in my lungs, a smile on my face and a cup that runneth over daily :)

31 | LO

June 6th, 2009 at 9:15 am


much busier than a one legged bandit in a butt kicking contest!

32 | Carla

June 6th, 2009 at 8:15 pm


freakin’ tired, exhausted, knackered and just plain old tired of being tired… sigh.

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