Archive | October, 2011

Halloween, check

October 31, 2011

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Halloween, check

Halloween has come and gone. Kate came over with her dog, and Lloyd has decided that he wants a cat who acts like Sophie. We had a good crowd: A couple pioneer girls, a unicorn, some mice, a brood of vampires, a gaggle of princesses, and lots of Batmen – both modern and classic. It […]

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Accomplished!

October 30, 2011

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Accomplished!

Much of my time is spent doing work-related things, and that isn’t any fun to write about, which is why you so often get to read posts about stuff on my kitchen counter. The stuff I did this weekend, though, it’s exciting enough for both of us! All the classrooms at school (except mine) have […]

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Slo Chuck

October 29, 2011

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Slo Chuck

When I was dabbling with the fruit leather experiments, I noticed that our new oven has a ‘Slo Cook’ feature. Since I’ve lost the manual, I googled it and found out that it makes your oven behave like a crock pot. How this feature is different from just setting your oven to 275 or so, […]

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The Goal

October 28, 2011

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Just for the heck of it, I’ve decided to sleep in as long as I possibly can tomorrow. In college this meant that I’d go into early afternoon, but I’m curious about what the record will be now that I’m in my 40’s. Starting time: 9:30. Ending time: ?

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Pins & Needles

October 27, 2011

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Pins & Needles

A long while back I bought this pin-thing (what are they called anyway?) from the clearance area at ShopKo. It was only 7 bucks, and I should have bought one for every single person I know. It is crazy addictive. I must have made pin-portraits of my fingers hundreds of times, but it just never […]

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HBB

October 26, 2011

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HBB

A Happy Birthday was had by Bethany, our goddaughter. The Gebhardts invited a bunch of strangers to come to their house, but it turns out that the ones who showed up were actually people they knew. It was very festive, with presents and cake and everything, and the birthday girl was very gracious with her […]

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