Just Playing Around

October 9, 2006

As you can see, I’ve been playing with my blog. Todd and Taylor are at the Eric Clapton concert, Katie’s in bed and I could be doing something productive. Like reading. Instead I’m playing, pretending to know something about HTML and that sort of thing. I think I should probably stop before I really mess…

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It’s Always Something

October 8, 2006

Car Troubles Friday as I was running to the grocery store in preparation for our camping trip the van started making funny noises. I use the term “funny” very loosely. It sounded as though something was dragging on the asphalt as I drove. So I pulled into a gas station parking lot and called Todd.…

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New Illustration

October 6, 2006

For any of this to make sense you have to read my prior post, License to Gorge. Because 1)I’m trying to get out of work I have to do and 2) I had a lot of fun playing on Paint Shop, I created another illustration. This one shows what the results would be if the…

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License to Gorge

October 6, 2006

It’s looking like sometime in the fairly near future I will be losing the nickname of Uniboob. Todd and I met with the surgical oncologist yesterday concerning a prophylactic right mastectomy and I see the plastic surgeon next week about the reconstruction. Reconstruction has improved significantly over the years, even just since I had my…

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My Theme Song

October 4, 2006

I stole this from Amanda (Bookwormom) Your Theme Song is Beautiful Day by U2 “Sky falls, you feel like It’s a beautiful day Don’t let it get away” You see the beauty in life, especially in ordinary everyday moments. And if you’re feeling down, even that seems a little beautiful too. What’s Your Theme Song?…

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So much to post. So little time…

October 4, 2006

Todd told me this evening that I need a new post because he’s getting bored reading the same thing over and over. This past week has given me many blogworthy subjects, but I’m afraid I don’t have the time or the energy to give any of them the attention they deserve. They will have to…

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Eggless Cookie Dough Recipe

September 27, 2006

I’ve just enough time to post the recipe I’ve been promising you guys. So here it is: 1 C. butter1 tsp. vanilla1 C. packed brown sugar2 C. all purpose flour1 pinch salt1 C. chocolate chips Cream butter, vanilla and sugar. Sift flour and salt. Mix into butter/sugar. Fold in chips. The recipe says to spread…

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No Time for Blogging

September 25, 2006

We had a great weekend. Lots of good stuff going on. Much to tell. But I don’t have time write much so I’ll give you the Reader’s Digest Condensed Version. Saturday evening was a neighborhood block party. There’s only one way in and out of the subdivision so we blocked off one of the streets…

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MS 150

September 19, 2006

My husband, Todd, rode in the 26th Annual City to Shore Bike Tour this past Saturday. He colleted a good amount of money for the charity and I decided to post the email he sent his sponsors yesterday. After reading it I’m sure you’ll feel a deep compassion for our children. The poor kids just…

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Avast, Me Hearties!

September 19, 2006

Today is September 19 – better known as International Talk Like a Pirate Day to buccaneers and scaliwags alike. A time to grab yerself a pint o’ grog, admire Capt’n Jack Sparrow and say things like “Argh” and “Shiver me timbers!” Just go check out the website. It’s a hoot! READING I finished Viscount Vagabond…

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