Archive | August, 2011

No greater fear

August 31, 2011

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No greater fear

School was a little odd today. We’ve had some construction going on in the alley the past couple of days which has been super-interesting to watch. I now know what is under a manhole cover in the street! The workers dug down to the sewer pipe and then built a little concrete room around it. […]

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Good grains

August 30, 2011

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Good grains

Dear Lloyd, Please stop at Big Lots on your way home and buy another bag of this fabulous cereal for me!! I have no good ‘prepared’ pictures because it’s always dark when I’m eating it, but this stuff is 5 grains of deliciousness in a bowl. I’ve been on a Cream of Wheat kick before, […]

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Wallet surprise

August 29, 2011

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Wallet surprise

When I was cleaning up my classroom before school began, I happened to find a brand-new wallet in one of the boxes. I have no idea where it came from, and I hope the person that is missing this wallet never figures out that I have it, because I love it! I don’t have a […]

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Pretty little reminder

August 28, 2011

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Pretty little reminder

So, the impatiens have continued to live, and I’d like to thank this little jar for that. In past years when I noticed how they were dying I’d grab something from the kitchen to use, like a 32-ounce cup or something equally functional yet ugly. This year, though, I thought keeping a jar right under […]

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Foot troubles

August 27, 2011

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Foot troubles

So, I think I’m going to start complaining online about the various things that are going wrong with my body, since Lloyd is pretty sick of hearing it. All ailments are quite minor, so feel free to skip this post entirely, unless you like reading stuff from whiners. Today let’s complain about my toes. Well, […]

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See how they run..

August 26, 2011

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See how they run..

I noticed this when I went into Lincoln Lutheran last week. At first I thought, “What a strange thing for a student to do.” Then I jumped up on a chair. This was not a good idea, because the chair in question was on wheels. I got rid of the food, and presumably the mouse […]

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