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The photos are the hangup.

September 17, 2020

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I didn’t make a post last night because I didn’t have anything interesting to say, and my camera roll was kind of boring. There are a couple of things at school I’d like to vent about, so here’s hoping that I take a photo of that phone today. There – a cliffhanger!

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Did you know?

September 15, 2020

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Did you know that the song “It’s Now or Never”, sung by Elvis Presley, is the same tune as O Sole Mio? I did not. I was remembering the video below, which shows Luciano Pavarotti and Bryan Adams singing together, and when I tried to sing in the car, it came out, “It’s now or […]

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While the Lloyd’s away,

September 13, 2020

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While the Lloyd’s away,

….. the Lauren will do some odd jobs and watch a lot of television. Lloyd left Saturday morning with Beth and Kurt for a meeting in Missouri. That meant I had the whole house and all of Nebraska to myself. After Council fire, I did some laundry, a couple of little chores, then did some […]

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Happy Birthday, Dad!

September 10, 2020

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Happy Birthday, Dad!

Today is my Dad’s birthday! He is… by my calculations…. 84 years old! (That’s right? 1936 – now?) He is an excellent father and all-around human being, and I’m so glad to know him! Have a great day, Dad! He sent me the recipe for the pickles that I made a while back, and Dad, […]

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A surprising Saturday

September 9, 2020

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A surprising Saturday

Saturday morning, Lloyd visited me at Council Fire and asked if I wanted to go to an auction in Council Bluffs, Iowa. I said, “Sure”, because my life is pretty boring. It. was. Awesome. Imagine, if you will, an abandoned mall, void of all merchandise and only about 100 people in its walls. There were […]

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The not-so-great surprise

September 8, 2020

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The not-so-great surprise

Lloyd got a text from Beth on Monday morning. Apparently he was supposed to Zoom in to Beth’s class with some other middle school teachers to talk about teaching, but she said that instead of being in class, she needed to see if the wrenching pain in her stomach was due to her appendix. Yikes! […]

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