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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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 (There are lots of historical references.)

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A flurry of activity

June 22, 2017

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I did not write a post last night. We worked on the art stuff, came home, ate, I did some laundry, then we sat down to do more art stuff. My contribution was to help put up some stuff on Facebook to get the word out, Lloyd did that, too, plus a bunch of other […]

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A little side project

June 20, 2017

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I think I can talk about this now. Remember when the Marxhausen family donated the contents of the studio for a yard sale last year? Well, they have since donated a bunch of actual art for us to sell to raise funds for the CDC. Over the past several months, Lloyd has put that big […]

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Completion.

June 19, 2017

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(Yes, that’s a recycled banner photo. This is the second half of that post.) Ladies and gentlemen, I am finished with something at the CDC. The janitor’s closet!!! Lloyd and I bought the second shelf on Sunday, and this evening I set it up, loaded the items on it, made new signs, and…. it’s done. […]

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Photos that don’t go together.

June 18, 2017

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When I did the Big Clean in the upstairs bathroom, I cleaned out the litter box and replaced the litter. Since then, it has become The Preferred Place. I see now that cleaning it was a mistake. Also, I was messing around with a photo app and have this one of Lloyd. Ain’t he pretty […]

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Dragging out a post

June 17, 2017

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First of all, Happy Father’s Day to our dads! I hope you both have very happy days! Lloyd and I worked at the CDC in the morning, then went to Lincoln, then came back with the stuff we bought in Lincoln. One of those items was a new shelf for the janitor’s closet….er, which I […]

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