Archive | June, 2017

A neat little party trick

June 28, 2017

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Have you heard about overtone singing? I wouldn’t want to hear a whole concert of it, and can’t actually make listen through a whole song, but the idea of it is fascinating. Let me explain: I studied music in college and just felt like the biggest phony. I liked music and singing but the technical […]

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The Peperkorns

June 27, 2017

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So, the Peperkorn family (all but their eldest daughter) came in around 9:30 Monday night. They drove 900 miles in one day!! Can you believe that? I just can’t imagine spending that much time in a car. (Brad, I understand you are going to undertake something similar today?) It was wonderful getting together. Some people […]

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A diorama!

June 26, 2017

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The Peperkorn family is coming by tonight, but I will probably be too tired to make a good post, so we’ll save that for another day. Let me tell you about yet another story where I forgot to take a ‘before’ photo. Our classrooms have windows that look onto the hallway. Several of our teachers […]

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Pour on water. Pour on water.

June 25, 2017

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I slept in this morning and didn’t go to church. (Shhhhh….my stomach still felt funny.) I only had one cup of coffee, a bunch of yogurt (go, bacteria!) and some Tums. I piddled around and did a little more cleaning. Around noon, Lloyd sent me a text – he’s in Texas, by the way. Heh. […]

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Cleaning, shopping, sleeping

June 25, 2017

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The Peperkorns are going to be here Monday evening, so if you are in Seward, come over Monday. I’m at work until 6, but I’ll just order a bunch of pizza. Anyway, I’ve been trying to clean the house so it’s not as embarrassing as I normally leave it. I took a good stab at […]

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Tired

June 22, 2017

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We worked on the stuff tonight and then I cleaned some in the house, which involves a hilariously disgusting story, but I’m too tired to tell it. Maybe tomorrow. Here’s a fan-made video of Billy Joel’s ‘We didn’t start the fire’. It’s pretty good. (There are lots of historical references.)

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