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How do adult women find friends??

So we just moved about 2 months ago from Fairfax to Culpeper VA and now I am an hour away from my friends. I really want to find friends that are closer but I'm not sure even how to do that.  I have checked into groups but have not found anything.  
When we moved I was excited to move somewhere new and exciting but I was still sad to move away from all I knew for 37 years.... Still getting to know my surroundings and what is around. 
I think with moving to a new city and my not really handling my last birthday very well I am really wishing I had friend here to do something... I feel lonely and not sure how to fix it...
SO....  How does an adult find new friends??? 


So my husband Steve is a HUGE U2 fan and when they decided to tour again he was really excited until he realized they were not coming any closer to us then Madison Square Garden which is 6ish hours away from us in VA. So he was very sad they were not coming here and he wasn't going to see them. So since it was around Christmas I decided to get him tickets. (Awesome wife status right?) 

So the concert was Thursday... and IT WAS AMAZING!!! Steve has seen them 21 times and I have seen them 7. This for me was the best concert of their I have seen. They played a mix of new songs and older songs. But what made the concert for me was they played my two favorite songs back to back. One of which they rarely play in concert. All I want is you and With or Without you. 

And as I was writing this I was doing some reading on the concert and notice that on the U2 website that I am quoted from my twitter feed "Lisa (@princess3730) was also happy that All I Want Is You turned up: '21 shows …

Four Things About me...

Ok so since everyone else is doing the 4 Things Posts I figured I'd do one too!! So here we go.... 
4 Jobs I've Had
1. Cashier
2. Server/Hostess
3. Receptionist 
4. 911 Dispatcher 

4 Movies I've Watched More Than Once
1. Shawshank Redemption
2. Tombstone
3. Sweet Home Alabama
4. Clueless

4 Places I Have Been
1. Puerta Plata Mexico
2. Disney World
3. Hawaii
4. Punta Cana DR
replica of Christ the Redeemer in Dominican Republic
4 TV Shows I Watch 
1. Walking Dead
2. American Horror Story
3. Forver - It was cancelled yesterday =(
4. Law and Order SVU
4 Things I'm Always Saying
1. Wait... What? 
2. "#TrueStory
3. Seriously??
4. Negative Ghost Rider 

4 Things I'm Looking Forward to This Year (2015)
1. Our House being finished
2. Meeting new people in our new town
3. Christmas in our new house 
4. Our Anniversary in a few weeks

Four things in my purse
1. Vera Bradley Wallet 
2. Random number of pens
3. Several Lip Balms or Lip Glosses
4. Coupons I forget I have.
Four things I couldn't live without

My Confessions

Long time no see.. I know I know...

I confess that.....

~ I sometimes like sports because the players are hot... (however some sports I really like)

~ I have a broad range of knowledge.. Mostly about Music, Movies, Celebs...

~ I quote the Simpsons and Family Guy on the daily...

~ I have an OBSESSION with shoes....

~I am obsessed with True Crime Books and TV shows - Discovery ID is on 24/7

~ I love CARBS!!!

~ I confess that I have 3 co-workers who are currently pregnant and I am EXTREMELY jealous... I cant help it.. I am trying to be happy for them but it is really hard --- I am afraid I am running out of time and will never be pregnant - we are not currently trying due to other factors right now..

So that's it for now -- I am trying to get back into blogging - lot of things happening right now..

Weigh In Wednesday

So yesterday I weighed in for my works Fitness Challenge. It runs from Jan 5th til April 5. So that is 12 weeks to kick start my weight loss. I am on a team with 3 other people. I have done the challenge before and have lost weight only to be put it back on.. I am hoping I can keep it off for good this time...   I hope to lose 20 lbs but we shall see.... =)
I'm back on Weight Watchers so getting back into the groove again. So anyone on plan have ideas please send them my way!!