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What are you drawn to? Obssessions?

Posted by on Jun. 29, 2011 at 3:08 PM
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 I went through a phase where I was Beta fish nuts...I would find myself buying a new tank, accessories, and betas just because LOL  I got up to 7... I think running out of places to put them away from the cats is what made me stop LOLOL  Then I got into plants.  I find myself drawn to the plant section everytime we hit walmart.  I have plants all over my house.  It looks nice but I have to stop myself in the store now LOL  I can look back and see where I've done this A LOT in my life!!!?   Am I the only nutty one?  Do any of you have little things like this you find yourself buying more and more of or just constantly drawn to? 

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misselphaba
by on Jun. 29, 2011 at 3:15 PM

I get "obsessed" with tv shows.  I find a show and watch all the seasons on dvd.  I did that with "Bones" (watched 5 seasons in about 5 weeks), "Psych" (5 seasons in less than 2 weeks ~ best show EVER), "Sports Night", and right now I'm on season 3 of "Burn Notice".  My DH is awesome and never complains.  LOL 

I get obsessed about sewing stuff, too. 

I never collect things.  I hate collecting *things* ~ I guess I've never been a collector. 

Aside from tv shows, I'm not sure.  OH!  I'm a bit obsessed with "Wicked' and Idina Menzel.  =)

Lynette
by Member on Jun. 29, 2011 at 3:30 PM

I go all over the place depending on the mood and of course I have to research every new obsession.  Past ones were homeschooling(um this one is ongoing), gardening, new blender, e-readers, a book or bk series, natural cures, birth.  So yeah sometimes it's a thing, sometimes it's a topic.  My hubby teases me that I should pick housework as my next obsession.

MedicMommy
by on Jun. 29, 2011 at 3:40 PM

books, birth/pregnancy (which is doubly hard), um...blogging :) organizing. Well, looking for ways to organizing, not necessarily doing it

MommaTasha1003
by on Jun. 29, 2011 at 5:36 PM

Can never read enough about birth/pregnancy/breastfeeding.. I thought this would go away once I stopped nursing. but its still going strong!

Craft stuff from the $1 bin at target..... Stamps from the $1 bin at Michaels.

AbundanceMagnet
by on Jun. 29, 2011 at 7:24 PM

Awesome!  I am glad I posted this... fun topics!!!

oredeb
by on Jun. 29, 2011 at 7:48 PM

any kinda plants or seeds- its been going on for 40 years now!

another thing i always check out in any store or gotta buy are oils!

 

JoyfulMommyof2
by on Jun. 30, 2011 at 9:09 AM

Scrapbooking Supplies!  I can't remember the last time I actually scrapbooked, but I'm an avid collector of supplies.  I can't pass up a sale, especially a clearance sale, on scrapbooking supplies.  I love them!  Love the paper!  Love the stamps!  Love the stickers!  I have stacks of stuff all over my scrapbooking table and floor in my little 9 X 9 "office"--now I wouldn't be able to scrapbook even if I did find the time because I'd have to organize all this stuff first!!  How ridiculous is that?!  LOL

JoyfulMommyof2


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wright1212
by on Jun. 30, 2011 at 1:32 PM

 This month its books on CD. My library has a kid and adult summer reading program. For adults if you read 6 books from 4 different regions of world you can win a GLOBE-a globe people!!! So im super into finding a book that author is from another country, or the story. I NEVER have time to read (im trying hard to read 3-5pages a night while I sit in baby's room putting him to bed. So far I can get through a book on CD in about 2-3 days, I play it while I am cooking and doing dishes!!! I have finished 'The Reader' and Obama's 'For my father'. I am getting ready to start the New Testament and something by Maya Angelou.

I have many many many other obsessions (can we say Glee), but book on CD is a new one.

Mommy to Corbin (8-epilepsy,autism, add) Kayla (6) Collin (1.5), Wife to Ben-OT, and I love teaching- M.Ed Early Childhood. SAHM & Homeschooling. Come watch us at www.youtube.com/user/1212wright

MedicMommy
by on Jun. 30, 2011 at 4:19 PM

 OK, so since I've been home for the last couple of days, I've been really into finding homeschool freebies, looking for more blogs to follow and now that I've accepted the infertility a little better, the pregnancy obsession has abated a little.

I have to admit, although I'm not proud, I've been watching Lifetime almost nonstop

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http://mommatoafireboy.blogspot.com/

Feel free to throw coffee at me if I'm grumpy :)

AllThatBabyJazz
by Bronze Member on Jun. 30, 2011 at 5:29 PM

Garage Sales, coupons and freebies!

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