Archive | October, 2007

A Halloween Retrospective

October 31, 2007

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It was a great night. Kate and John came over to see the cute little kiddos, Beth and Harold brought some adorable children by (though I have no idea who they were), and Annette stopped in to join the fun. Here are some highlights of the day. These are some of the beautiful gourds/pumpkins from […]

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Alright, already.

October 30, 2007

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I carved some stuff. One of the teachers at school grew a super-bumper crop of gourds and pumpkins and brought them for people to take. God bless Melanie, because otherwise I would have had squat. If there are any others left tomorrow I might carve a few more. I should take pictures of the amazing […]

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Not decorating. Yet.

October 29, 2007

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It was a long day. It’s 9:16 and I’m calling it quits.  I thought about putting some Halloween decorations up, but I really don’t care.  I’ll have to put something out by Wednesday for my preschoolers who will stop by, but hey – there’s always tomorrow.   The bin of stuff in the basement is off […]

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Guess who came back?

October 29, 2007

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Josh is back from Alaska! He rang our bell Sunday afternoon and showed us some of his awesome pictures of his summer. He worked as an arborist – trimming branches, climbing trees, being a literal ‘tree hugger’! You can see him when he was on his way to his adventure here. It made me envious […]

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Great fun!

October 27, 2007

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Today we headed to another auction at UNL, but Lloyd surprised me by looking around and then saying, “Let’s go.” Wow! That never happens. We had things to do, though. He’s got eight projector carts at school that need to be rigged up, so that was our day. We went to school, he figured out […]

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The Lloyd will provide the lesson plan.

October 26, 2007

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I tend to put things off, not plan ahead, generally procrastinate. I was eating breakfast this morning and silently berating myself for not buying a pumpkin yesterday for school. You gotta have a real pumpkin to play with, right? Well, Lloyd said ‘goodbye’, went out to the car to go to school, and then walked […]

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