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The song "Bad Day" came on the radio today and it was so fitting for my morning.
I'll back up a bit to replay my morning for y'all.

I lost my license somewhere between Orange County Airport and Tennessee. Talk about pain in the but! Trying to go through security to get home was insane and they totally made me feel like a terrorist. It was horrible, but I made it. I called the DMV on Friday to try to make an appointment to come in and get a new license and they told me the next available appointment wasn't until August 12th. That obviously wasn't going to work for me because I drive everyday and am going on another flight in 3 weeks. So I arranged with my mother in law to come over this morning to take care of Kate while I went to the DMV to get things taken care of.

Start of my day...

I woke up at my parents house. I'm staying here because Chris is fishing in Mexico and my dad is away in Orlando. It's just us girls and things have been going great. I received an order from Australia for my online shop and went to log onto my computer to send an invoice and noticed that my computer screen was crushed. I turned it on and it was literally impossible to view anything. (it got crushed in the car yesterday when Chris moved the seat back) I flipped out for a bit as I was thinking about EVERYTHING I had on there and none of it was backed up (bad bad bad). After my moment of freak out I brushed it off and realized it was all gone and was going to have to go buy a new computer and start fresh. I got Kate ready for the day along with myself and headed home. I had to make myself look somewhat decent since I was having my driver license picture taken. (I'll also mention that I heard the street cleaner and realized my car was on the street so I ran out of the house like mad to move it, broke 2 acrylic nails & got a canker sore- all today)

I got Kate down for a nap and her grammy came over and I headed off to the DMV. Took me 20 minutes to get there and when I pulled up there was a line out the door of at least 200 people. I did another freak out and went inside to see what the deal was. It was definitely the line I was supposed to be in. Needless to say I left right away and headed down to meet my mom at Best Buy. This woman is amazing. She took my old crappy laptop in and found out that they could recover everything and put it onto a new one. I picked out a pretty new laptop that is fully loaded and they transferred everything from my old laptop and put it on my new one.

I'm having fun exploring and playing around on it right now.
 Chris will be surprised to come home to a new computer and hear about my day. Our next focus is his ghetto truck. It's now leaking coolant and we have to decide if we are going to have it fixed or get a new car. Not to mention we need to get the Jeep painted, get the cat fixed and declawed and enrolled Chris in classes to get his CPA.
Heck...maybe I should just got buy a new car too while he's gone!

Oh, and I called the DMV again this afternoon and got an appointment for August 3rd..right before we fly again, sweet!

With all of the junk going on I can still smile and say that life is good and God is so faithful.

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