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Old 02-24-2009, 05:23 PM   #51
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Old 02-24-2009, 05:25 PM   #52
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Originally Posted by Nils Hoyum View Post
I agree!
This is what I am promoting. It is a new project of mine.
How to cook meat.
I like your project Nils!!......Lets Discuss Cooking!!

Bring on a recipe or two!

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Old 02-24-2009, 07:06 PM   #53
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went shopping, lol, did buy fabric to make two pj lounging pants. that is about it, course the usual picking up and putting things away.
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Old 02-27-2009, 09:19 AM   #54
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went shopping, lol, did buy fabric to make two pj lounging pants. that is about it, course the usual picking up and putting things away.
I've been hunting for a pattern to make shorts for Olivia for summer. The stores are full of shorts but they are so short underwear is seen with every move. Both my daughter and I just like shorts a little longer and more comfortable.Found some pretty pink striped seersucker I'd like to use.now to find a pattern..Do you have a favorite name pattern company?
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Old 02-27-2009, 10:53 AM   #55
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So far this morning, I cut up 4 lbs of meat, grind them in my food grinder, vac sealed them and put them in the freezer. Also cut my finger, bleeding wouldn't stop for 10 min, thought I would have to go to the emergency room.
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Old 02-27-2009, 04:30 PM   #56
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Not a lot, made banana bead, mixed the tuna for dinner, picked up some puzzles for Carson next friday, got Olivia some hair ribbons and also got puzzles for Ethan and a project for cade. Now I need to go water my plants on the patio and feed the fish

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Old 03-01-2009, 10:43 AM   #57
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(Age Activated Attention Deficit Disorder)

This is how Age Activated Attention Deficit Disorder manifests itself:

I decide to water my garden.

As I turn on the hose in the driveway, I look over at my car and decide my car needs washing.

As I start toward the garage, I notice that there is mail on the porch table that I brought up from the mailbox earlier.

I decide to go through the mail before I wash the car.

I lay my car keys down on the table, put the junk mail in the garbage can under the table, and notice that the can is full.

So, I decide to put the bills back on the table and take out the garbage first.

But then I think, since I'm going to be near the mailbox when I take out the garbage anyway, I may as well pay the bills first.

I take my checkbook off the table, and see that there is only one check left.

My extra checks are in my desk in the study, so I go inside the house to my desk where I find the can of Coke that I had been drinking.

I'm going to look for my checks, but first I need to push the Coke aside so that I don't accidentally knock it over.

I see that the Coke is getting warm, and I decide I should put it in the refrigerator to keep it cold.

As I head toward the kitchen with the Coke a vase of flowers on the counter catches my eye--they need to be watered.

I set the Coke down on the counter, and I discover my reading glasses that I've been searching for all morning.

I decide I better put them back on my desk, but first I'm going to water the flowers.

I set the glasses back down on the counter, fill a container with water and suddenly I spot the TV remote. Someone left it on the kitchen table.

I realize that tonight w! hen we go to watch TV, I will be looking for the remote, but I won't remember that it's on the kitchen table, so I decide to put it back in the den where it belongs, but first I'll water the flowers.

I pour some water in the flowers, but quite a bit of it spills on the floor.

So, I set the remote back down on the table, get some towels and wipe up the spill.

Then I head down the hall trying to remember what I was planning to do.

At the end of the day:

the car isn't washed

the bills aren't paid

there is a warm can of Coke sitting on the counter

the flowers don't have enough water

there is still only one check in my check book

I can't find the remote

I can't find my glasses

I don't remember what I did with the car keys.

Then when I try to figure out why nothing got done today, I'm really! baffled because I know I was busy all day long, and I'm really tired.

I realize this is a serious problem, and I'll try to get some help for it, but first I'll check my e-mail.

Do me a favor, will you? Forward this message to everyone you know, because I don't remember to whom it has been sent.

Don't laugh -- if this isn't you yet, your day is coming!



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Old 03-01-2009, 10:46 AM   #58
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Guts...been there. Done that. Got the T-shirt.

Besides the normal morning "chores," I baked a loaf of banana-nut bread. The smell nearly made me crazy. Can't wait to slice into it and smear some cream cheese on it.

"As a girl I had zero interest in the stove." - Julia Child
This is real inspiration. Look what Julia became!
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