Monthly Archives: February 2011

The dog parade is going to have to wait . . .

I am too pooped to post.  Rough couple of big deadline days today and tomorrow.  I’m wiped out.  So this happy dog will have to hold the spot, and I promise tomorrow you’ll hear about the dog parade and other … Continue reading

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Stillness Sunday – random kindness

Today we will take a break from the Carnival festivities – not here in NOLA, but on the blog at least!  I’ll write about today’s festivities tomorrow. What’s on my mind for Stillness Sunday is Scott Berkun’s Postaday Challenge Question … Continue reading

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Story Saturday – can I tell a story about today?

What happened this morning will give me revengeful insect dreams for days to come.  It seems like ages ago – not just a few hours ago – that I was working with one of my tutees and his lab partner … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Friday – my personal parade tips. . .

For first weekend parades: 1. Just go, if you feel like it. 2. It won’t be too crowded so you can show up late and find a spot with no trouble. 3. Enjoy!  These parades are smaller so don’t expect … Continue reading

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Just some musings – I’m tired. Can I blame it on giving blood?

Good things: 1. Yep, I gave blood today. I am now on the local hospital’s list and so they call me as soon as it’s been eight weeks.  Which goes really fast.  But when they call and I don’t have … Continue reading

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I don’t mind driving behind the streetcar . . .

Because it gives me a chance to snap a pic!  I see streetcars all the time, as in every day, pretty much, but they still make me smile.  And it’s fun to drive right on the tracks, because in most … Continue reading

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Is it necessary to make sense of this?

I don’t think so.  It’s probably fine to just enjoy it. The Jefferson City Buzzards, a mens’ marching club that’s been around since 1890, conducts a practice parade a few Sundays before Mardi Gras Day.  What exactly they need to … Continue reading

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