Monday, November 8, 2010

Not-So-Super Homeschool Misfit Update

When I first began blogging, I chose the title Reflections and Ramblings of a Not-So-Superwoman.  After a few years, it became more of a random thought here and there as the Not-So-Super part became greater.  Now my Not-So-Superness is moving in over here as well and I find myself overwhelmed and behind on life. Maybe it's just because it's Monday, but the list seems longer than this weak woman can contemplate today. 

As I typed the last sentence, the lyric from the music playing interrupted my thought process.  "You make everything glorious, You make everything glorious, and I am Yours." I am forced to remember my intro to my personal blog, and remind myself that I can do nothing in my own strength. I'm tired.  I'm feeling old. And I'm stretched in a million different directions because I want to do everything. Life is too short not to do everything in your heart. And I'm tired of being distracted by peanut butter on the counter top or a sink full of dishes. But "You make everything glorious". Even little 'ole overwhelmed me.

And so my Misfit-y self is here to tell you that the Misfit Awards will be up as soon as I can manage to get it done! If you weren't nominated for The Homeschool Blog Awards, are trying to pretend it wouldn't have been nice to see your blog name on the list, and are anxiously awaiting the opportunity to vote yourself a misfit, it'll be up as soon as I catch up on National Novel Writing Month. I'm only about 6,000 words behind.  =:-O

Love,

The Not-So-Super Homeschool Misfit

4 comments:

TerriG said...

I voted for your for the homeschool blogger awards, the funniest blog. Did you know you were nominated?

Pebblekeeper said...

I totally understand! I feel behind in just about everything!

Maureen said...

Okay, first of all, your "About Me" sounds like you interviewed me an wrote it. Then this post sounds like my brain writing how it feels! Thanks for reminding us all that we're not alone in our misfittiness. Sometimes bloggers forget to reveal that side of life and readers start to feel pretty lame compared to the super women bloggers. So, here is a non-misfit award for you! It does take time to accept it, though. Sorry about that, I didn't make the rules, just passing it on. It's the Stylish Blogger Award. You can pick it up along with the rules at my blog, if you'd like. http://www.homeschoolmo.com/2010/11/ive-been-honored.html

Lori said...

@Terri- Yeah, no. I had no idea! I never would have thought to look in the category. I'll have to write up a post about it soon.

@Pebblekeeper- At least we're not alone in our behindness! ;-)

@Maureen- Aw, thanks! I will have to go check it out! :-D :-D

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