February 27th, 2004

galebird

:)

Two of our kitchen cabinet fronts (the doors)
have laminat (vinyl I think) problems and we've
contracted with this indi cabinet mfg dude to
fix 'em for us.
The solution is starting to look like we're going
to replace the cupboard doors with glass front
cabinet doors. The drop is that we have to do
a little shuffling of what is stored in what cabinet.

Curiosity: changing where stuff is in your kitchen
cabinets is the stuff of many weird moments...
looking in a cupboard and for a fraction of a second,
being utterly lost...
"what was I looking for? what the hell? why is this here? oh yeah..."

Car stuff is progressing well.
I managed to get the mounting panel off the car
and actually used a piece of wood to reconnect
the mirror casing to the mounting panel; screws
through plastic to hold it in (actually have a screw
through the mirror casing... looks kinda funny...)
and a lot of industrial glue - calking gun stuff.
It's curing in a vice tonight and I put it back on
tomorrow. If it's a go, I've saved at the very
least $100... so I'm happy. :D

I've been watching Snatch in small bite sized pieces...
especially when the kids are not-in-the-house or
dead asleep. "fuck" is pretty well the most common
spoken word in the movie and it is delivered in so
many varied and splendid ways... gah, I love this
movie. I really like the way Ritchie shot and edited
it together.

Survivor... so... I get to play with the term a bundle of sticks...
how convenient. :D

Ok... off to play a bit...
See ya.
newavi

Friday, Feb 27



Looking at someones post about "are you a morning person or a night owl?"... got me thinking... I stay up until 2:00 and I get up at 7:00... I'm pretty well a happy ball of corto at all times between (and a superhero when I'm asleep but we wont go into my dreams)... Now... I usually jones hard for a nap around 6:30... but that's a half hour thing. I used to hate mornings... in my pre-kids life... now... I'm wicked productive in the early AM. So I guess I'm an all day person.

wearing
~ black ftls
~ blue jeans... [ :: um, it's friday...some things never change :: ]
~ strong bad!!! [ :: my SB tshirt... :: ]
~ nice black sweater... warm and with a red stripe.
planning
~ well, up and get Geo's lunch made, breakfast in him and off to his bus
~ re-attach the mirror to my car - it's looking good yo... (all proud of self)
~ morning post...
~ get Ed up, fed and occupied (um... that just happened... now he's play'en)
~ edit: talk to meave for a bit... (whicked great way to brighten up a day!)
~ write Survivor Update - looking for zing... :D
~ see my doctor this afternoon... at 1:00 ...
~ over to my folks house to talk laptops with my mom for a while...
~ off to the rec center to regi the kids for summer soccer program...
~ and then lay it in for a Friday night!
wishing
~ ongoing wishes for ladyfire and her family... !!! daddy had a heart translplant this week... try to imagine... !
~ that my long long time lj friend (and a girl I have cooked for! :D) canuckgirl has a great friday... boring or otherwise. :D
~ to point out that... oh my goodness... but velcro_girl little tiger is a cute little baby... he's just coming out of the big-head-baby phase... pictures are so dern cute!! :D
~ and to shoot some warm vibes off to lesslyn... just 'cause...
~ that kimberly27616 remembers just how much I love this shirt and that I have her for a friend... (she gave me the shirt... an "out of the blue" gifty...)

Last night... around 1:00, I went into the kids room... they're both sleeping away peacefully.. (they share a room by choice - making the other bedroom a "lego room"). It is some seriously good mojo for your soul when you lean down and give your sleeping kids a wee kiss on the cheek and see them warm to it in their sleep... snuggle in closer and almost... almost... smile. Now that could be all in my sleep deprived mind but that's my story and I'm sticking to it.

ack... it's 10:30 already... and I've loads to do...
I'll see ya later...
s-7

Survivor 8 Update!!


Survivor VIII : The All Stars


The Urinator




Wherein... a fast moving faggot takes the prize, Cheese Boy flexes his power, The Boston Mangler takes out Side Show Bob and proves to be rather light on his feet. Meanwhile, three becomes two releasing Jerri from her unwilling servitude to the crazy ex-Pirate.

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