1/05/2012

First Friday Fragments 2012

Mommy's Idea
Friday Fragments is a good way to write quick thoughts when there just isn't enough for a whole post.   Mrs. 4444 describes it this way:  
"Friday Fragments are bits and pieces of your week that are usually brief; too short for a stand-alone post, but too good to discard. Collect humorous observations, "Heard" items, and other small gems (hint: a notebook is helpful :) and put them together in a Friday Fragments post. Then leave a link to your Friday Fragments post with Linky Tools and link back to my main page in your post (please)."

~  Friday ALREADY?  1 week down, 8 more to go until Spring Break!  Although it's still winter when we have it.  Make sense, huh?

~  I wanted to do something fun (and cheap) with my students to make it through this week before we really got back into the grind.  Here's what we did:
I got the idea from my nephew's wife, then I found it on Pinterest.

~ Isn't it amazing what you can find on Pinterest?  It's like a whole new world!

~  We had some flurries Monday night, but that was about it:
Not much, huh?  And it was all gone when I went to work in the morning.

~  Wednesday night apparently was rough on CH & me:  I woke up around 2:00 having pulled a muscle in my neck when I turned over.  It hurt so much that I got up and put an ice pack on it.  Then, when I was leaving, CH accused me of hitting him in the leg with a baseball.  (Apparently he was still asleep.)  I must've pulled that muscle throwing the baseball to him.

~  We upgraded our cable and now get the Military Channel.  Oh joy of joys.  *sarcasm*  CH is in heaven.  

~Downton Abbey has a new season starting on Sunday on PBS.  If you liked "Upstairs, Downstairs", you'll like Downton Abbey. 

~  Today is Epiphany:  the official end of the Christmas season.  If I had decorated this year, the house would be "De-Christmased" this weekend.

12 comments:

  1. My 81 year old mom loves to watch the Military Channel. I find that funny : ) I often have 'sleep injuries' Pinterest is awesome!

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  2. I may have to do Friday Fragments ... I often have bits and pieces that are too short to stand on their own. Or maybe I'm just the queen of random. ha!

    I wish we could get some snow (but more than flurries that are gone the next morning - ha!).

    Military Channel? What will they think of next?

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  3. I know just what your sarcasm is...Military Channel....boring!!!!!

    I've been hearing/reading a lot about this Pinterest and have yet to find out what it is...I do need to crawl out from under my rock...huh?

    And swinging a baseball bat'll get that neck spasm a'going each time!!

    FRIDAY'S FRAGMENTS time two

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  4. I just discovered Downton Abbey and I am very excited about the premiere of Season 2. I will be watching and/or recording.

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  5. I have seen several people who are taking down their decorations now.
    I love Pinterest. Is that the donut one, too cute!

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  6. Mine will be de-Christmased this weekend. Loved the little snowman. Too cute. Hope your week back was good. I am tired already. Bring on Spring Break.

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  7. Yet another fan of Downton Abby!! Just watching now online and loving it!

    Tree still up, because I'm lazy and would rather stamp, lol!!!!

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  8. Oh crimey - my hubby is a military channel junkie. Just plenty of reason to wander off and do something else.

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  9. Is winter super mild where you live too? It is crazy! And oh shoot, I think we're going to have to take down the Christmas stuff this weekend. Sigh...

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  10. What a GREAT little snow-dough-boy!!! I think I might borrow (steal?) this idea to do with my Wednesday night class at church.

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  11. Started de-Christmas-ing yesterday! Today, I just can't seem to get motivated!

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  12. Have not de-christmased yet. Going to do that at church in a few minutes. I haven't tasted the pinterest KoolAid yet

    As for the aches and pains...it's tough aging, isn't it? When youngish yourself sleeping....sigh.

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