Showing posts from March 9, 2008

Super Savings Saturday

I didn't plan on getting anything this week, but at the last minute decided to take advantage of the $3 off $15 beauty coupon from CVS. I picked up those 5 lip balms that you get for free after ECB & then 2 clearance products. A moisturizer & facial wash. I paid .33 out of pocket. I used the $3 beauty coupon & then $16 ECB. I ended up getting $14.95 back, not bad :)

Not much of anything

Let's see, why did I sign up to blog every day this year except leap year day? I must have been crazy. I am fresh out of anything to say. I have tons of drafts started of decent posts that people might actually want to read. Just no energy to finish them up. I'm in the process of writing a post about good gifts for dancers. I get some blog traffic from that search & figured I should give the searchers what they are looking for :)

I had to get up early today to help out at the school. Tomorrow is another competition. This one sucks, have to be there at 7:30 in the morning with Aly in full make up & costume. She is supposed to go on at 9:30, but it could be anytime from 8:30 on. I think I'm going to do light make up & then darken when we get there. That will save some time. Especially since this dance needs purple make up & it will be harder to get on dark. She is doing her Hip-Hop number. So excited, she loves hip-hop. About half the girls are …

Oyster Funny + some facts

What did the girl oyster say to the boy oyster?
"You never open up to me."
So, Are Oysters Male or Female? - Yes, there are male and female oysters.However, there is no way of telling male oysters from females by examining their shells. A really neat Fun Fact is, While oysters have separate sexes, they may change sex one or more times during their life span. Wow! The gonads, organs responsible for producing both eggs and sperm, surround the digestive organs and are made up of sex cells, branching tubules and connective tissue.
Oysters are large shellfish with rough, fluted shells and creamy-white flesh that has a unique dusky flavor. Oysters grow wild in shallow intertidal areas, but many oysters in today’s market are grown by aquaculturists on strings or nets. Oysters have a long culinary history. As long as 2,000 years ago, the Romans so loved oysters that they imported them from all over the empire. These delicious shellfish haven’t lost their popularity since. Million…

Big Brother Last Night Oh my ~ James Yeah!

I just got finished watching Big Brother 9 from last night. Aly had dance till 8:45, so had to wait, ugh. I was dying to find out what happened with James! I don't know why, but I love him & Chelsia. It was so hard to watch it without cheating & looking. I'm glad I didn't, it was awesome! I was so excited that James won HOH. I wasn't sure at the beginning if he could make it, but he did! I honestly don't care much for Natalie even though I do feel very sorry for her. I was bummed at how upset she was, she did great. I think if Matt wasn't on the show, I'd like her more. I just can't stand how hung up she is on him when he is so cruel to her. I was bummed that he made a deal not to put up Matt. I really wanted it to be Matt or Sheila this week. I know James made a comment that he knew Sheila was being sneaky, so I hope he gets her out. I cannot stand her!

The last episode where it showed Sheila turn because of Chelsia's mommy ca…

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Wordless Wednesday ~ 1st Competition

In Costume
Calling Dad to tell him they won Gold, 1st Overall & Most Creative Production Number
On stage, Love the Zoom on my Canon PowerShot S3

Accepting 1st Overall Award

Sorry, going to bore everyone with Aly's Dance Competition Pictures. I want to get the entire event in a post :) We weren't allowed to take pics on stage, they were selling 4 x 6 for $9, but they didn't get a single good shot of her. I was so bummed! Hopefully next time!

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Things coming out of my 10 year olds mouth

I think moms tend to document our babies & even our little ones, but we tend to forget the little things when they get older. I recently was looking at some of my old scrapbook layouts & came across one of saying my younger daughter (6) said at two. Since I had recently been thinking about an annoying thing my 10 year old daughter has been saying, I decided to document some of her sayings.

Sweet, That's Sweet, etc


You rock, That Rocks, etc

Frik & What the Frik

Ok, now the frik is what has me annoyed lately. I think it is totally inappropriate. Which I have told her, yet she keeps "accidentally" saying it. Now my husband (the carpenter) and my brother (the kid that started swearing at age 4) think there is nothing wrong with her saying it. My husband even told her, Aly just don't say it around Mom. I was like WHAT? Hello, show some support here.

Now am I overreacting? I personally don't swear, my mom always said Ladies don't swear, & I …

Weekend Snapshot ~ Barbie Girl

Here is a picture of my Barbie Girl from Saturday's Competition.

Sunday Ramblings ...

Not much to post about today. Tired from yesterday + the loss of an hour!

Did you hear about the abortion protest at Horton Hears a Who? I really don't even know what to say about that one. Total shock & disgust ...

Wanted to wish a very happy birthday to PZ Meyers. I love love love his blog!

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Janet Evanovich has a contest going on to celebrate Joe Morelli's birthday on March 1st.

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Big Brother 9 is on…