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November Coffee Date

wp-1472756999291.jpgToday I'm joining the Ultimate Coffee Date for some catching up!

If we were having coffee, you would notice that I'm drinking tea.  I gave up my coffee addiction several years ago.  I usually drink a cup of yerba mate in the morning and then a cup of green tea.

If we were having coffee, I'd tell you about the new truck we just got.  The hubs has been without a truck since his was stolen in January. He really loved that truck... and really wasn't interested in a new truck, he wanted his old truck back (not possible - it was stripped). I found an great Toyota truck and bit the bullet and bought it.  He hasn't seen it or driven it yet... but I'm really loving it. I can't wait to take it to the deer lease next weekend so he can see it, he's pretty excited about it too.

[caption id="attachment_1810" align="aligncenter" width="300"]wp-1478362359133.jpg Me and the new truck... I don't fear breaking my neck getting in and out of it![/caption]

If we were having coffee, I'd tell you that my neice and I did our "I Solemnly Swear That I Am Up To No Good" virtual 5k this morning virtually together.  She ran in Kansas and I ran here in Texas.  We had fun sharing pictures. I think she is going to write a guest post race recap, so look for that coming soon!

[caption id="attachment_1809" align="aligncenter" width="300"]wp-1478362075527.jpg Hannah and I post race with our Harry Potter themed medals[/caption]

If we were having coffee, I'd tell you how excited I am for this Thanksgiving.  You see, my sister and her family (and possibly my mother) will be traveling down to H-town to see me.  This is the first time in the 8 years we've lived here that they have visited.  Well, my sister came down for a quick weekend a few years back so we could go to the Madonna concert together, but that doesn't really count.  I was hoping that this Thanksgiving would be cruelty free, but my brother-in-law put his foot down and said "no meat, no trip"... so obviously there will be some sort of meat.

[caption id="attachment_1812" align="aligncenter" width="225"]1272201_10202604595186630_8215092328529156605_o Zoe, the turkey I adopted for my last cruelty free Thanksgiving[/caption]

If we were having coffee, I'd tell how excited I am that college basketball season is here! My beloved Jayhawks had their first exhibition game on Tuesday and it was great to watch.  Unfortunately, we don't have a very competitive football team right now (or ever)... so it isn't as much fun to watch football .(I am wearing my KU football jersey today in support for my team).

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Well, that catches me up... what would you tell me, if we were having coffee?




I'm linking up with Got 2 Run 4 Me, Fitness Mom Wine Country, & Confessions of a Mother Runner for the Ultimate Coffee Date!

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Comments

  1. I'm not drinking coffee either, but chai latte' makes me oh-so-happy ;-)

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  2. oh, that sounds so good!

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  3. I love that you did a virtual race together with your niece how fun for you both! That is a huge looking truck. Hope your hubs likes it. Thanks for joining us for coffee and tea!

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  4. Congrats on the new truck and the virtual race! How exciting to have your family come to town for Thanksgiving. That sounds fun. :-)

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  5. That's so great that you and your niece did a virtual race together!

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  6. Love the Harry Potter themed race! Virtual races can be a lot of fun! I hope you have a really nice Thanksgiving, I'm having a lot of family traveling to be with us, so it's exciting!

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  7. You can't go wrong with a Harry Potter themed race! I am a huge Harry Potter fanatic! A friend and I do virtual races together too! We live in different states so it is our way to run together.

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  8. congrats on that new truck! I bought a new car last month and I am so happy with my choice! How fun that your niece did the virtual challenge with you! Those are cute medals if you are a Harry Potter fan :) enjoy getting ready for Thanksgiving!

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  9. I had a chai latte for the first time in forever today and it was a good switch up from coffee... It's just so hard to give it up though! How fun that you and your niece did a race "together!"

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  10. Yes, it was a fun experience for the both of us!

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  11. I think I'm more excited than they are !

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  12. I'm really looking forward to it!

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  13. It's a fun way to be able to run together!

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  14. It was a fun way to do a virtual race. My niece got me into the Harry Potter book series last year.

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  15. I haven't had a chai latte in forever, they are quite good!

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