As you will soon see, dear 3.5 readers, the title belies the true intent of this post:). The baby blankie for Kristin and Sonny’s baby is growing at about the same rate of the baby as you can see. And as you can also probably see, my desk isn’t getting any neater! I am able to do about five to ten rows a day. For … Continue reading Slow Going and "Giving UP"
Have you ever seen a really truly good person in action? I did tonight. At bell prax, we were all standing around while our director, Nancy, handed out new (Easter/Lent) music. Stupid me – I started talking about news cameras at the courthouse today (had to file something and today was the deadline). The trial they were covering was about these horrors disguised as human … Continue reading I love nancy
Well, I’m done with my work for this week and I’m hanging out at home, chillin’ away. I’m planning on a quiet evening at home tonight because it seems like every other night this week has been busy and the weekend shows no sign of letting up:)! After court this morning, I got home, and settled in with Part II of EZ’s Knitting Workshop DVD, … Continue reading FRIDAY:)!!!
The past two days have been rather nice, if tiring. I think I finally crashed today! The huge majority of my visits have been completed and I have five percent left to do – the troublesome five percent that I will have to work twice as hard to get done! But employment is a good thing, so I’m not complaining. Since my last post, dear readers, I have … Continue reading Now where were we?
When last I left you, dear readers (whatever number you are), I had just finished celebrating an abstract concept – time on this earth and in this body – really an artificial construct, when you think about it – for what is time? A passage marked by the beating of the heart? The seasons? Milestones of biology? Every time I think about time, my mind … Continue reading Full of Hope and Sunshine!
Well, who knew? Tomorrow I turn 55:) It feels like this entire weekend has been a party and I’m not complaining! Last night was lovely – we all had an amazing meal and I was the happy recipient of a beautiful card and a bottle of red wine – which I am now enjoying:) Everyone (I think – so they tell me) really enjoyed Simon … Continue reading I am now the speed limit in the USA
Deutsche Aussprache (German Pronunciation) Guide Vowels (in general): A “Ah” E “Eh” or “Ay” (actually sounds like something between the two) I “eeeeeee” O Say “Oh” and think “Aw” (JUST LIKE LATIN!!) U “ooooooo” Y Exactly like a U with an umlaut (see below) W Never a vowel in German – always the same sound as the English “V” Vowels mit Umlauts (those funny dots … Continue reading German Pronunciation Guide for choirs