Archive | February, 2014

Jury Duty (part 1 of 2)

February 28, 2014

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I had Jury Duty this week, and I’ve been boring Lauren with the details (that were not directly related to the case) all week long. Now that the trial is over, I can bore you with them as well. That’s your warning. It’s going to be a longish post. Feel free to zone out. First […]

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A fine fine mist

February 27, 2014

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It’s been crazy dry around here. The humidifier on the furnace was having some leaking trouble, so we just shut it off. The cat’s fur sparks when I pet them, and I have a slight bloody nose each morning. So, to fix the problem, we fixed the humidifier. Just kidding! That will never happen! We […]

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Messing with kids’ minds.

February 26, 2014

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I subbed in our church’s nursery this past Sunday. The regular lady had gone to visit her family, so I nervously said I’d help. I was worried because the children in the nursery are of the ‘in-diapers-and-not-yet-verbal’ type which are not my forte’. It worked out fine, though, because there was nobody from 10-11, and […]

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“Special” means “Watch Out”

February 25, 2014

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Lloyd loves Special K Red Berries cereal. He never gets to eat it. The trouble is, he doesn’t eat cereal on any kind of regular basis. I also love Special K Red Berries cereal. I eat cereal every morning. (Twice on Mondays and Thursdays.) If there is Special K Red Berries in the house, I […]

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He looks 500 years younger.

February 24, 2014

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Thank you, Best Buy, for having a cool beard trimmer for sale. Unfortunately, Lloyd went from looking like my ancestor to my son in less than ten minutes.

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Allllllmost private

February 23, 2014

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I was finally home when there was daylight! I can tell you about the window covering! You have seen many, many examples of how I cover our windows here – some good, some bad – but by far, the best option out there is that pretend stained-glass stuff that they sell. (We are having trouble […]

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