Archive | February, 2012

Haircut

February 29, 2012

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Haircut

[Insert Lloyd’s empty promise of “I’ll write a post” here.] Last Friday I was carded. That means I must look 21, right? Then on Saturday I got A Haircut and on Monday Katie told me that it took off 10 years. Ergo, I now look like an 11 year old.

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So dark, so sleepy

February 28, 2012

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So dark, so sleepy

A few days ago Brad mentioned that he’s been waking up in the middle of the night refreshed and ready to do some work, but he goes back to sleep. I happened to find an article that talks about how people in the old-timey days used to sleep in two chunks: four hours or so, […]

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Years and years ago.

February 27, 2012

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Years and years ago.

Brad talked about taxes and the trouble he had with how long to keep the old records. Last year I did the absolute worst job keeping track of our bills and papers. I didn’t even try to file them or keep them in the same spot – I’d just set them down in one of […]

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Sorry, Jicama.

February 26, 2012

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Sorry, Jicama.

Before we begin, two quick things: 1. My mom gets her biopsy results back today, so I’m praying for her. 2. Today is Christina’s 40th birthday. Happy Birthday! Well, I never got around to cooking the rest of those Brussels sprouts, but they’re still in the fridge and I have every intention of using them […]

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Do what you want, let’s just agree that I’m right.

February 26, 2012

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Do what you want, let's just agree that I'm right.

I believe that I have said before that I am not a fan of fabric softener. I have a whole laundry system that I won’t go into again, but it does not involve fabric softener of any kind. On Mondays when I get the kids’ cots ready, I have a couple of nap bags that […]

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Weekend To-Do List

February 24, 2012

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The week kind of got away from us, and this weekend there are many things to do. I wonder how many of these will actually get done? *fix truck (It won’t start) *haircuts *laundry (almost done) *sort 2011 papers *sort 2012 papers *menards *finish book (This one I want to do) *call parents – I […]

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