Thursday, June 16, 2016

Short Stories

The Blanket
A couple of weeks ago I posted this on Facebook:

Maybe I spend too much time with my yarn? Last night I dreamed that I was eating at some fancy pasta place but I got kicked out because I added (bright yellow!) acrylic yarn to my pasta & at this restaurant you were only allowed to use 100% cotton yarn. Yes, I was actually in a restaurant EATING yarn. What. The. Heck.

I knew that I was close to being out of yellow yarn for this darn temperature blanket, but I don't think my subconscious should have been that upset about it!

Here's a recent picture.


The Phone
The other day I was rushing to leave my office when I couldn't find my phone in my purse. The horror! Um, it was in my hand. So you can imagine how hard I laughed when I saw this:


Water
I downloaded an app to help me drink more water (Plant Nanny). As I give the plants more water they grow & change. It is weirdly fascinating.




My Face
A couple of weeks ago I was putting drops in my ears & thought I looked all artsy so I took a picture. And then I made it my Facebook profile picture. Yes, I am wearing no makeup. Anyway, I turned my head to do the other ear & thought about taking a picture from that side, but I looked like a stroke victim. VERY WEIRD. No, I didn't save that picture.


13 comments:

  1. that's a great picture and you look beautiful with no makeup. so the blanket is one row a day? 365 rows. how long will that be?

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  2. I am still laughing about the stroke victim because you look beautiful in every picture you post. Then between you and Jay Allen (which had me laughing in the first place), I feel so much better about all the things I put in safe places and then cannot find. I am also drinking more water mostly because I am not a fan of carbonated beverages and except for water, there are not many alternate choices available, besides fruit juice which can be acidic. This was such a fun read and I truly enjoyed the animated plant pictures posted here. Thank you for sharing, Bug.

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  3. I just had that conversation about how many times a DAY I loose my phone or glasses & find them in my hand or on my head - in that order ;)

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  4. You look thoughtful and artistic in this new picture.

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  5. I've started losing my cell phone on a daily basis. I always find it eventually, although what troubles me is that the time span between noticing it missing and me locating it is increasing.

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  6. LOL on the cell phone thing. That's something I would do. An app for reminding you to drink more water...hm. Maybe I could use that. Sometimes I don't drink enough and realize it late in the evening. And making up for it then is not so great for wanting to sleep through the night!

    I love your picture! Too funny about the other side, stroke victim. LOL.

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  7. Just curious...can you suck/slurp yarn like you can spaghetti? Is it good? Am I missing out on something? ;)

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  8. Your pic is great, and so is that phone story. The very worst part of giving up my landline phone is that now, when I lose my cell phone, there's no convenient way to find it. I used to just call myself. I confess I have emailed a friend a couple of times and asked her to call me. It works, unless she doesn't check her email.

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  9. You look quite glamorous in that picture.
    That phone story cracked me up. LOL
    The yarn dream is a classic.
    A water app!?! Wow.

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