Archive | March, 2011

Tonerific

March 31, 2011

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Tonerific

I came home from parent-teacher conferences to an Indian Holi festival. Lloyd was replacing toner all on his ownsome. I arrived just in time to document. You have to take out the plug from the cartridge and dump out the old toner before you put new toner in. We were surprised at how much seemed […]

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Prius on the Brain

March 30, 2011

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Prius on the Brain

We have a conundrum around here. (That’s for you, Curt.) Lloyd was helping me hang up clothes in the basement and saw the box of detergent: “Does that say Ultra Prius!?” See, we both have some different purchasing goals in the near-ish future. I want a recliner, he wants a car. Which of us do […]

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So, these two droids walk into a car….

March 29, 2011

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So, these two droids walk into a car....

Did you know that if you search for “robot jokes” Google will think you are searching for Robot Jox? What the what? And did you know that if you search for ‘robot joke’ you will get this page, which has some funny jokes and a couple off-color ones. And did you also know that if […]

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Scary turkey

March 28, 2011

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Scary turkey

Inside, I am a 6-year-old child. When I’m spooked, no amount of rationalization can fix it. I know there are no monsters in the hallway, but late at night I still freak out crossing to the bathroom. It’s that lively imagination o’ mine. (I believe I’ve spoken before about the vampires that hang out by […]

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Coffee filters & paint – a dynamite combo

March 27, 2011

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Coffee filters & paint - a dynamite combo

Each year all the classes at St. John take turns decorating the cafeteria with art, and each year I remember to save art to put up for this purpose. Usually it’s not a big deal because our turn comes after our big Potato Bake dinner and we just move all the Mr. Potato Head decorations […]

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Wrong pan, still fun

March 26, 2011

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Wrong pan, still fun

These are photos from last weekend, when apparently I had a limitless supply of energy. Megan over at NotMartha made a crazy adorable leprechaun trap cake with a surprise rainbow inside (you really should see hers), and seeing that I am The Leprechaun, I thought I might want to practice making one so I’m ready […]

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