Thursday, May 9, 2013

Alligator in my parking lot!

For those of you who know me or know about my family, we are from New York and moved to Florida a few months ago.  We are city slickers!!  When I first moved here my son watched from his classroom a gator catcher taping up the gators mouth.  Then a few weeks later a police chase that crashed less than a few blocks from his school caused it to go on lockdown because of a criminal on the run.

So this morning my son wakes me up a little after to 6 and says "Mom get up.  Daddy is outside.  There is an alligator in the parking lot under a car and you gotta take me to school"....So I jumped outta bed, ran down the stairs and outside.  Well low and behold......there was a big gator underneath my neighbors car.  Only a few parked cars away from mine!!  The neighbor had told us that when he walked out to his car at 5am he tripped over something.  He went back inside to get a flashlight and he heard a loud hiss.  He knew it was a gator.  he tripped over its tail trying to get to the driver door!!!!

Can you imagine?  I would have shit a brick...Seriously!  So we curious city slickers stood outside snapping pictures and video and waited for the police and gator catcher to get there. They measured it at 7 feet 9 inches.  As scary as it was it also was amazing to see at the same time.  Sadly the gator catcher explained to us that 4 feet and under is catch and release.  Over 4 feet they have to kill it.   My mom who has lived here 8 years and my MIL who has been here 13 never seen a gator up close and personal.  We are are less than a year and its in our yard...Whats next?  A snowstorm in florida?  Thats my luck.

Monday, April 15, 2013

Tax Day Freebies 2013

In honor of Tax day here are a list of freebies you can score today

7-11......Free medium  slurpee when you text "slurp3" to 711711  this offer is good until 4/30/13

Cinnabon....2 free classic Cinnabon bites from 6pm-8pm

McDonalds small medium roast coffee

Sunday, April 14, 2013

I nneed your vote for cutest baby contest

I need a favor from all my blog friends.  My cousins baby LillyJo has been entered in a contest for the cutest baby.  He daddy is currently serving our country in South Korea while his wife and baby wait for him in Japan...VOTE HERE PLEASE  It would mean the world to me if she wins!!  smooches  xoxox

Thursday, March 14, 2013

1 year free to Cosmo magazine

Click Here and answer a few questions to get a free 1 year subscription to Cosmo magazine

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Please vote for Angel

Sorry my fellow bloggers...It has been a long while since I posted...We finally moved to Florida and things have just been a little hectic to say the least.....Anyway my cousin who lives in Arizona has been making short films and acting for a while.  He made it to the top 20 for an acting contest.  If he wins he will get to play a part in the filmakers movie.  If you can do me a favor and take 2 minutes out of your day to watch the 2 minute audition and vote for him that would be great!!!  Just click here name is Angel Ruiz...If he makes it through this round tonight I will post another link tomorrow

Thanks everyone and I promise to post soon...