Amazon.com: cinderella ate my daughter dispatches from the front lines of the new girlie-girl culture: Books | Someone was talking about this book on the radio this morning. Seems like it would be of interest to parents and grandparents of girls; I shall add to my “read later” list….
Abercrombie & Fitch Padded Bikini Top For 7-Year-Olds Causes Parents Outrage – ABC News | This stuff ought to be against the law !
I’m watching my toddler grandson; we’re at the kitchen table ostensibly for breakfast. Mike is looking at his food and talking, talking and more talking. But, I can’t quite figure out what he is saying; just bits and pieces.
So, about 20 minutes have gone by and he suddenly starts devouring his food. I shall continue with my coffee whilst observing the toddler….
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Drove to Bedford and back to retrieve my grandson; he’s going to stay here a few days. Anyway, had both toddler grandsons at the house this afternoon. and now I’m right tired…..
Spent lots of money last night and this morning: new tires for the Element, large load of groceries at Wal-Mart, and just finished paying bills. Wish I could hang on to my money longer. Oh well, at least I got all that taken care of….
Daniel A Rodriguez Schlorff – Resources – religious education resources with a liberal interfaith slant….
This is hilarious ! The Reformed Buddhist: The Karma of Pee
'Unprotected Texts': The Bible On Sex And Marriage : NPR | This looks interesting so I saved it to listen to and read later….
I did have a couple of part time jobs when I was in high school; also mowed lawns and caddied some when I was a kid. My first real job was the Army. I enlisted right out of high school and stayed for twenty years. I was stationed in Germany twice and Korea once. I met my wife, also a soldier, on my second tour in Germany. We got married in Denmark and are living happily ever after….
What I really enjoy is to go walking in a park or quiet neighborhood very early in the morning and seeing the come up right about when I finish my walk. what’s even better is an early morning walk whilst a light rain is falling….
Car not starting today; doesn’t like damp weather. So I’m waiting for Daisy to bring the car with the baby so I can take him to baby sitter. Then I’ll be working from home today….
Return to the Lord, your God,
for he is gracious and merciful,
slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love,
and relents from punishing….
I was all ready to go to Church this morning and the car wouldn’t start ! I think we might need to replace the Rav4 ’cause it has been having problems lately; specifically does not want to start in wet weather ! It’s old as dirt so probably need to replace it but I’m not really prepared for that ! Dang it !
On a positive note; since I wasn’t able to get to church I worked on some work I had brought home from work and took a big bite out of my backlog !
My wife wants me to get the pick-up fixed so we can haul junk to the dump. It’s been sitting for about a year; wonder how difficult it will be to get it running ? Waiting for the tow truck now….