Archive | October, 2013

Halloween Tally and Float Update

October 31, 2013

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Well, at the time of this writing I’m just about ready to turn out the lights. So far there have been 104 Trick-or Treaters ringing our bell. I bought two 48-count containers of Laffy Taffy ropes, but when I opened them to sample one, it was hard! I was worried about hurting a tooth, but […]

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Happy Halloween!

October 30, 2013

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Let’s just get this day over with, ok? Oh……. the noise…… the noise. My ears cannot survive the noise. We are being rather low-key about H-a-l-l-o-w-e-e-n, but it doesn’t matter. They’re all telling me about their costumes and then loudly explaining, in great detail, how this whole process is going to work. “See, you go […]

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GERD haiku time

October 29, 2013

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Purring cat on lap. Waiting for bedtime to come, Then I can lie down.

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Three interesting things at Menard’s.

October 28, 2013

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So, I left work early to go run some errands so the rest of my week will be productive. Woo-hoo! Leaving at a reasonable time!! Woo-hoo!! (Sorry. It was very exciting.) I needed a good jigsaw from Lloyd’s school (mine is basically a toy) and some more lumber, pipes and specialty L-brackets for the float. […]

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Mayo troubles

October 27, 2013

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The other thing I brought to the tailgate party was some jot foil-wrapped sandwiches. (I didn’t put enough meat on them, and the drains was alright, but if don’t know that I’d make them again.) Anyway, I was mad because I hardly ever use mayo or Miracle Whip, but I always seem to be buying […]

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New personal best

October 27, 2013

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Ugh. I am sick. It started yesterday at Lloyd’s school. We were taking some cubbies off the wall and I thought it was just the dust making me blow my nose over and over. Then I thought it must be allergies. I felt crummy driving home, but took some medicine and napped for a while […]

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