Archive | October, 2012

Halloween – check!

October 31, 2012

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Halloween - check!

Well, the day has come and gone. The kids at school actually kept it together today much more than I would have thought. We even had a snack of Apple Lanterns to give us energy for the evening’s adventure (not an original idea, but still fun). It will be interesting to see how they fare […]

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Problem semi-solved

October 30, 2012

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Problem semi-solved

Back story: Since I am the one who has had to deal with cats peeing/pooping in the wrong places in the past, I am currently on it to prevent such occurrences in the future. One part of the plan is having litterboxes on all levels of the house. Mock me if you must, but you […]

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Just pray.

October 29, 2012

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Just pray.

So, it feels foolish trying to come up with a semi-funny post when people out East are dealing with some fairly life-threatening weather that I can’t seem to stop obsessing over. I went over it very briefly with the preschoolers this morning so we could say a prayer, but I didn’t overload them with information […]

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Soooooooooo catchy!

October 28, 2012

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Soooooooooo catchy!

Dang Lloyd. He came home after the Lincoln Lutheran school concert last week, walked over to his computer, and loaded up a song. It sounded very familiar. Then he said that it’s called Baba Yetu and the high school choir had performed it at the concert. He also said that it written by Christopher Tin […]

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Handy AND therapeutic!

October 27, 2012

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Handy AND therapeutic!

So, do you remember Brad’s post that linked to the amazing list of life tips? Here it is: 99 tips One of the tips was drilling a hole in your garbage can so it’s easier to get the bag in (by letting the trapped air escape). Well, tonight after we identified the source of a […]

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Day off

October 27, 2012

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If you are an early riser, you notice that I didn’t have a post up. That’s because I fell asleep on the sofa around 7:30 watching Alton Brown make chocolate cookies, and woke up 12 hours later! Those are some powerful sleep cookies. What are you going to do this Saturday? I think I have […]

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