Must be my evil mind – although I don’t know what I’m being evil about, LOL! I took the opportunity this morning to frog a project I just knew I wasn’t going to finish – and another pair of socks may actually happen someday – now that I’m no longer an anti-socker, thanks to the Yarn Harlot:). I did find a lovely pattern booklet by the … Continue reading Stash Diving – Why Does That Sound So Dirty?
I’m typing this at my desk, procrastinating just a little before typing up a couple of pleadings that I’ll be filing when I go back for the afternoon docket (I had a drug court meeting and then only one hearing on the a.m. docket, so what the heck, I went home to get organized – hey, it could happen!) It’s nice to see the sunshine … Continue reading Goodies:)
Well, after that long weekend and an amazing time of inaugural bliss, it was time to get my you-know-what back to work. The last week or so has been spent in a whirlwind of court, visits, court, meetings, court, visits, and when lucky, extracurriculars:) Of course, I couldn’t come back from a week’s hiatus without at least a small bit of yarn porn. This is … Continue reading Back to Work!
Jacob Weisberg of Slate, the online news and commentary magazine, in an article titled, “W’s Greatest Hits: the top 25 Bushisms of all Times,” collected 25 of his favorite “W” malapropisms – dubbed “Bushisms.” His article was respectful and affectionate and I reprint the quotes from our former Prez here (and thanks to Barry E for the forwarding e-mail – it always pays to be … Continue reading Thank you, Jacob Weisberg
Ok, dear readers, can you tell I’m just a LEEETLE bit excited about today’s festivities? Well, multiply that by about 200 plus thousand and you’ve got a happy dance going on, people:) Our TV has been on all day, scene from scene from the Inauguration playing. Despite everything we’ve been through as a country, we have one of those three lasting virtues: Hope! Now to … Continue reading And The Crowd Went Wild!!!
God of our weary years, God of our silent tears, thou who has brought us thus far along the way, thou who has by thy might led us into the light, keep us forever in the path, we pray, lest our feet stray from the places, our God, where we met thee, lest our hearts, drunk with the wine of the world, we forget thee. … Continue reading Rev. Lowery’s Benediction (love the end!)
My fellow citizens: I stand here today humbled by the task before us, grateful for the trust you have bestowed, mindful of the sacrifices borne by our ancestors. I thank President Bush for his service to our nation, as well as the generosity and cooperation he has shown throughout this transition. Forty-four Americans have now taken the presidential oath. The words have been spoken during … Continue reading And the Inaugural Address!