Blender

Blender

March 10, 2009

Gadget

UPDATE: Happy Birthday to Deborah, who just called to tell me it’s her birthday. 🙂 I, my unfortunate friends, am a bad friend.

I haven’t shown you the new blender yet. I’ve actually been looking for one for a few months because my old blender is kaput. I always take it to school when we make paper, and this last time we splashed a little too much paper pulp into the buttons.
It was a thrift-store find.

I really wanted an upscale model with a glass jar, but they cost a gazillion dollars that I’m not willing to shell out to make three mudslides a year. I found this gadget-y one at Younkers for half-price. It folds up.

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It even has cord storage.

Well, not ‘folds’, but you get the idea. As I was patting myself on the back for such a great deal, I looked up blender reviews and found out I paid nearly the full price for what other stores charge. Stupid Younkers.

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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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15 Responses to “Blender”

  1. Brad Said on:

    You make paper and mudslides in the same blender? I guess that wouldn’t be all bad. It could add fiber to the mudslides. Or alcohol to the paper…

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  2. Beth Said on:

    More importantly, do you see Lauren’s slanty bed couch back there by Lloyd’s feet? Eleven degrees.

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  3. Beth Said on:

    Holy cow that clever blender is cool. Very cool.

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    • Deanne Said on:

      Yes, I like folding. Recently I put my blender in the basement because it was taking up too much room. It has a glass jar and I still don’t like it too much.

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  4. Rae Said on:

    I have a nice blender with a glass jar. If you make mudslides three times a year, I generously offer up my blender for those occasions. I’ll even deliver it and pick it up, and consume the contents with you!

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  5. Curt Said on:

    Blenders are awesome!!

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  6. Beth Said on:

    Um. Your recent comments section over there on the right disappeared.
    Or is it just me?

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  7. Deborah Said on:

    Thanks for the Happy Birthday! (Notice I checked to see if you followed through:))

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  8. Karla Said on:

    Can’t … handle … change … am … Lutheran … NOOOOOO!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tim5nU3DwIE

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  9. Beth Said on:

    Um…I don’t handle change well either…I miss the “thoughts”…

    But, I’ll try. For a while. 😉

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  10. Beth Said on:

    So, will there really be no replying to someone else’s comment? Because that will be hard for me…

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