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Blame Me

For those that receive an appliance on their birthday when they really wanted something soft and sweet, blame me.

For those that get a large box with the words "Some Assembly Required" instead of a basket full of lavender scented bath beads for Mother's Day, it's my fault.

You see, if a man asks my advice for gift giving I say, 'Heck ya!  She'd love a new vacuum cleaner!'  or 'Why wouldn't she want a lovely book shelf from you?  I think it shows commitment!'  And I do, I really do.

When it comes to receiving gifts I guess I'm a bit odd.  I know what scents I like and what lotions and potions I desire but I'll go get those for myself.  If I'm going to get a gift I want it to be something that I really need, something that will make my life better, easier.   Who wouldn't want that?!

I'm the girl who jumped for joy when I received a Dyson Ball Vaccuum cleaner for Christmas.  My husband didn't understand how happy he made me, but I get excited every-single-time I use that thing.  Love it.

And for Mother's Day?  What did I want for Mother's Day?  Well, besides the lovely cards and breakfast in bed (as long as you don't have to clean up) I wanted ... get ready...

The LitterMaid Self Cleaning Litter Box.

Really.

And do you know how over-joyed I am that I don't have to dig in that nasty, stinky ol' litter box any more?  YIPPEE!!! 

So Ladies, if you want soft and fuzzy gifts don't send your guys to me for advice, you might end up with an automatic shower cleaner.

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