Archive | October, 2011

Meet Me on Monday #55

October 30, 2011

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It’s another Monday! Here are this week’s questions and answers. Questions: 1. My current weather is _______? Warm and sunny (about 45 degrees today). I call that warm. I like this weather. Of course, if I was to drive 100 miles south or 200 miles north, the weather would be like this: But we missed […]

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Thumbs Up for TracFone

October 30, 2011

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TracFone for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Well, it’s “that time” of year for us again…. not the holidays, the time when I have to renew the cell phone coverage for the kids. All the younger kids use TracFone, but my oldest daughter […]

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Around the Interwebz #3

October 27, 2011

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Woohoo, I got my Internet again, baby, and it’s BURN BABY BURN. Fastfastfast, oh yeah! Right now, it’s just me on the network. I know as soon as all the kids and their computers connect, my lightning bolts will start to stutter into weenie speed…. but cable is definitely faster than DSL. And this time, […]

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I’m Sorry!

October 26, 2011

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I would like to say sorry to all my blogging pals for my presumed absence. I do have a good excuse! There I was, merrily surfing the web for maps of Christian’s journey (in John Bunyan’s classic Pilgrim’s Progress). I saw the latest movie and was wowed. I have plans to go over the map […]

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If You Live in Central New York….

October 24, 2011

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… and like to eat food (especially local food), I’m giving away tickets to the big Pride of New York Harvest Festival. It’s the biggest food extravaganza of the year, and over 100 local agriculture, winery, and food product companies will be there. It is held at the New York State Fair fairgrounds from November […]

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Meet Me on Monday #54

October 24, 2011

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Another week rolls around! Only a few more of them until we hit the Mayan-prophesied catastrophe, right??? :cuckoo: (Nothing like a bit o’ sarcasm to start off the Monday, eh? Can be a better jolt than coffee, sometimes). OK OK I’ll get started. Here are this week’s questions. 1. My favorite kind of animal is […]

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Whole Bunch of Turkeys Will Be There

October 22, 2011

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Spotted at my local Walmart: Stuffed behind a HUGE display and assortment of stupid Halloween crap (I hate Halloween), the Thanksgiving stuff barely gets any notice. But I saw these turkey hats and nearly keeled over with laughter. The hats play “Turkey in the Straw.” WHAT KIND of looney family would wear a TURKEY HAT?!?!? […]

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Friday Fill-In, Hey I’m Not Late, It’s Still Friday!

October 21, 2011

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I’m not too late, am I? Man, Fridays always catch me unawares. Here are this week’s questions for Hilary’s Friday Four Fill In meme. They look like good ones, too! šŸ™‚ 1. I am afraid of____. Ugh. No comment. I’ve been trying to avoid the news headlines….. I am in a good mood right now […]

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Toot, Toot

October 20, 2011

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I’m tooting my own horn here, peeps. I just finished a few blog posts at my tech blog, The Older Geek. It’s one of my beloved blogs, a real labor of love. I created it so I could help other folks with tech issues that I battled through in the past. Much of it centers […]

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Meet Me on Monday #53

October 17, 2011

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It’s another Monday! How do they come around so quickly every week? Questions: 1. The thing that scares me the most is __________? Ugh, I can’t think about all those things! It’ll ruin my day. šŸ™ I’m kinda high strung and if I meditate on how the politicians are ruining our economy and out country, […]

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