Dom's first Halloween. Epic. Daycare called me on Halloween to pick him up early. The culprit: a rash. Poor guy can't get a break. He was still in good spirits, though, despite the skin irritations, and we continued on with our celebrations. He briefly donned a C3PO costume, but his bat costume really stole the … Continue reading Halloweeeeeeeeen (and some random other pics tagging along for the blog post ride)
Even though I didn't dress up this year, there was still plenty of Halloween action that DIDN'T involve taking woven witch baskets BACK from grown women. This year, we went to the annual Achter soup / pumpkin carving party. The only thing that could have made it more fun was if we put our soup … Continue reading Delicious Eyeballs!
Halloween and I have a BEAUTIFUL relationship. Pure bliss. It’s my favorite holiday. FAV.OR.ITE. What was your costume this year? Leading up to Halloween, I was worried about having a good one. I was dreaming about it even. Thankfully, though, Halloween stores pop up in random strip malls around here and my friend Emily stepped … Continue reading Oh How I Love Thee Halloween
I’m chomping on Saltines right now. Apparently, I want to make myself thirsty. Or reminisce about eating lots of these as a child and downing them with 7up on sick days. Yummy diet! I’m not eating them today because I’m sick. I’m eating them because they are there. It’s 4:42 pm on a Friday. I … Continue reading Episode 52: Too Quiet at the Office
Today is Columbus Day. Did you even realize when you woke up this morning that it was a holiday? I have so many wonderful memories of Columbus Days from my past. Oh wait. No. I only have one. I remember one of my elementary school teachers using chalk (I believe) to outline the sizes of … Continue reading Oh Joy! Columbus Day
Okay so swimsuit season is officially over with the passing of Labor Day and the closing of pools around the valley. One pool they didn’t have to close though was my pool. Why? Because the city condemned my pool therefore, it never opened. Thank you health department for pointing out all of our tripping hazards, … Continue reading Episode 53: Larrie’s New Workplace Diet
I was attacked... at Maren's rockin' Halloween party. Luckily, the deer (James) doesn't bite TOO hard. Political Link of the Day: "The Treatment of Bush Has Been a Disgrace"
MZ left her computer unlocked yesterday and it didn’t take long before an email was sent out with her name in the “From”: Subject: I need chocolate I’m having a rough day around here, kids… please bring me chocolate and I will heart you forever. -mz See what happens when you leave your computer unattended … Continue reading Episode 24: Happy Halloween! Bring on the Chocolate
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