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Ok folks, I am out. Will talk to y'all in the a.m.
And btw, I know SeaBee is on a new job, but where have TWO, Jerv, snowbunny and Biddle been?
Adios chumarinos...headed to Florida. Stay safe and Kool.
Drive safely Bro, and will talk to you in the a.m.
Y'all have a most lovely ebening! :D
wahoo!!! we're up to 105' outside!! that's just NUTS!!! the humidity is around 30% so it's not too bad out if you're in the shade. feels like Phoenix!!! :)
Well all I am out of here! I'm heading to the Land of the CK Queen for the next few days, and will hopefully have time for a meet up!
See ya Monday :-)
Travel safely and take pics!
Just wanted to tell all of you ground turkey eaters, salmonella has been found in some,yet our great and wise FDA will not list a manufacturer or brand name. 1 person dead and 57 cases of people being sick. What is wrong with this picture? It's been going on since March of this year. :((
I'm so pissed off right now. Toby HAS been de-clawed, and he's now wearing a collar with a bell on it that he's used to. Usually cats freak out over that and try to take it off, but not him. He's obviously worn one before.
Fracking idiots who had him de-clawed, taking away his only means of defense, THEN letting him escape outside. They should have their hands cut off!
Grrrrr. What could it hurt to report this? You're right, they've not only left the cat defenseless, but now he's wearing a dinner bell. What kind of environment are you in? City, burbs or country?
There is nothing I can do. He was found about 1 month ago by my hubby's aunt. She called neighbors, vets, humane society, no one reported the cat missing. She kept him for 1 month to make sure, then just gave him to us on Sat. He doesn't get along with her other cats. So far he's fine with our cats, skittish, but no fights.
I'm in a rural area – own 15 acres, so he won't get hit by a car, or found by anyone but my neighbors... but there are fox, skunk, coyote... I'm worried about my other 2 cats, who have claws!!! How can I not freak out about Toby getting outside?
I think I'm going to try and leash train him so he can go outside, yet be safe.
Hello all! I'm finally back at my desk after spending my day out of the building. I have one hour before another meeting starts and it's 13 days until my birthday!
that depends...are you smelling 'chocolate' or 'vanilla' ice cream?? :)
Gee golly, why does it smell like leather and ice cream in here?
LOL. Because work is slow and I have nothing better to do than spread my brand(ing) of love around the Klatsch!
please explain to this crazy azz blonde why walking to the restaurant is a bad idea!! current temp is 103'. why oh why did i wear black pants today???? ohmygosh thank goodness for AleeD's remedy and my desk fan...oh and the ziploc full of ice currently residing in my seat cushion....
You're sitting on a bag of ice in your black slacks? You DO lead an interesting life. :D
Just lay back on the nice Cold Stone and ..... hey! SssssssssssssPOP! Hold it buddy! Just turn around and walk away. That's it. You can come back later when she's finished.
RH was trying to get in to mix up some ice cream.
Let's hope he hoses off the stone first...:)
sorry.. passed out from heat exhaustion there... i need to get me one of these cold stones installed in my house!
From the way wendy is describing the heat, he may not be able to get the stone cooled down from her 103 degree body temp.
Mother clucker. Bored@work already.
Whip out that Zebco rod and reel,attach a $ 1.00 bill to the hook and launch it into the lobby are....Hours of fun if a lot of furniture or desks are involved.
I know that feeling. I am listening to the leasing narcissist arrange a blind date for her lunch later. She has recently started internet dating and it is more entertaining than having full cable...
Oh my... oh my... that sounds entertaining to say the least!
Well picture this...a 51 year old who has been both bankrupt twice and divorced twice. Has several kids and from what I gather, the only one is the family outcast. Picture that she surrounds herself of friends of similar caliber, whom she likes to complain about to almost anyone who will listen. Above all of this, consider that at 51, her looks are starting to peak in a not-quite-goodlooking sense. Some women do their fifties well (think Sela Ward, Diane Keaton, etc), but alas, this individual does not. And she complains that there are no good men with money (her prerequisite) out there.
All in all, as entertaining as anything you can find on the internet(s)...
make that "The only one who is normal is the family outcast"...
I think the clock may have stopped on us.
My itenerary is coming along nicely! Here's what I have so far:
1. Head South to visit MicheleG in the OC.
2. Head North to visit with SeaBee & Tazer and have some awesome blue crab enchiladas
3. Farther North to visit MTM’s mountain and dine on some fresh elk
4. Hop a plane to Denver to see Truth and Miss Saigon
5. From there, head on down to Katy, TX to try RH’s famous smoked Brisket BBQ and play with WD
6. Head North to Kansas City for Oklahoma Joes burnt ends and cold beer with wendy
7. Hop over to Indiana to visit the Royal Family, I think the boys will love me as I am the most rockin’ grandma around.
8. Shoot over to Northern NY state to stop by Mildred's
9. A stop over in NYC to visit CNN offices and say hi to Kat and SLT and see if I can finally talk my way into getting an official Eatocracy cutting board
10. Head South to VA/DC to visit with JainaJade, Jerv, TWO, and SirBiddle, cupcakes anyone?
11. Continue South to somewhere secret and find the Evil Lair with minions running about
12. Further South to West Florida for a stop with AleeD and some fresh grouper.
13. Drive over to Miami to say hi to DJC and have some awesome Cuban food.
Don't forget about Rumrunners with 151 floaters! :D
Oh yummmmm, that sounds too good. Now if we can just get a regular from Hawaii...I'm way overdue for a Mai Tai.
Does it count that we honeymooned in Maui?
Of course that counts silly! Actually I have a timeshare on Oahu, at Marriott Ko Olina Beach Club, http://www.koolina.com/
Hubs won't fly over the ocean anymore, so I think this would be the perfect place for Klatsch get together...
Wh-wh-why won't he fly over the ocean? Have you gone there solo since he won't go?
He developed a real fear of flying, especially over water...there are no stop overs on the way from CA to HI...he won't go to Europe with me either, so I go with my mom. I have gone over without him with my BFF from Sarasota, FL, my mom, daughters, grandkids, etc. Mostly I have been banking the week(s) with Interval International...to trade out some day. :(
Seriously, have you discussed tranqs? That's the only way mom would fly to OH for my sister's wedding.
Looking forward! Hope this can happen! Too cool!
Between numbers 8 and 9, feel free to stop in to see my Dad, in Carmel NY...I am sure he will take you to lunch or dinner and chew your ear about how touched we all were over the flowers that some of the regulars sent to Mom's funeral. He does not understand blogging, but I am sure that you can enlighten him.
Awww, I would love that! Hubs doesn't even know what blogging is either, he thinks it is a word the crossword puzzle people made up to fit the space! LOL
Afternoon all! Lots of work piling up in front of me makes for a busy day, so I'll leave you with one of these for now until I get a moment...
anybody got any ice cubes? pass em down.. its gonna hit 114' today. in the midwest. that's just wrong...
*whispering* I just put a clean layer of plastic wrap on DJ's rollin' stone. Mare's over on the Satan sandwich thread and QOE hasn't checked in so you're free and clear.
C'mon down! I'll guard the door.
thanks muchly!! my tuchus is a bit frostbitten, but that's ok.. i'm nice and cool now... :) i put the 'evidence' in the trash compacter.
Howdy doody tootie frooties!
heh-heh. She said doody.
GRAMMA SAYS HI. What's up?
Nothing up here, just working.
O.K. chums, we need to do this on the sly.....A certain person is having a Birthday soon so her wish list includes a crock pot with a timer,a waffle iron and Tazer I'm gonna need a Horse Head. I think we can pull this off.
Good morning my friends...OK I'm soooo ready for a nap. Woke up at 3:13 a.m. and could not go back to sleep, so finally got up at 4 and drank all the coffee before hubs got up at 5:30. No bad dreams, no weird food, no reason to be waking up like this! My jet is lagging this morning.
Want coffee? :D
To be honest, I think half of the first posts each day are due to unusual work hours or insomnia...Whatever happened to a good night's sleep?
Maybe DeadEye needs to put a little zip in your Doo Daaah!! :))
Thought of y'all last night...Miss Saigon's boss just got back from VN and brought us back five pounds of the biggest shrimp I have EVER seen. I am talking the size of a man's fist. She boiled up a bunch last night and I was full after three. All I could think is how great they would go with beers on a beach somewhere with music cranked in the background. Bro Rich can bring his grass skirt LOL
I prefer my purple banana hammock,thank you. The grass skirt is WD's. :))
Don't forget about the coconut cup bra.
I see Luther Billis (original South Pacific movie) in his coconut bra
How's everybody's "how goes it" curve this fine AM?
Good Morning..Let me look.....mines leaning to the left and WD'S is leaning right..Kinda like Congress. :))
Wouldn't it be nice if those legislative curves made an "X" somewhere in the middle?
LOL. My curve is on the rise. My boss and our resident PITA eng will be out of the office on Thur & Fri this week (party at my desk!), my project is finished and I'm using company time to plan our vacation that starts on QOE's birthday, 8/15. Life is Good!
How's tings wichoo?
Picture a large barrel full of water about 3 feet across and it has hundreds of corks floating in it. Your job is to keep them all underwater at the same time using only one hand.
Do you have really big hands? HA! Great analogy!
Sorry it's so crazy for you. Is there a light at the end of this tunnel that ISN'T attached to a freight train?
Oh, yeah, things are actually pretty good. There are those moments though when you wish things would come at you ONE at a time rather than in gaggles and bunches all at once, EACH item assuming it is at the TOP of the "to-do" list.
Hafta sign off for now! Cheers and huggers to everyone!
Good morning. Well, the cats were fine – till hubby got home, then they all started acting up. I swear, they are just like kids. LOL
I think Toby, the new cat, has been de-clawed, which pisses me off to no end. I've got to go see if I can tell definitely...
I'll be back after a shopping run. Have a good one
How is everyone on this fine Tuesday? I think I’m finally recovered from my company sponsored weekend away…I spent way too much money in the cute little shops and came home with one helluva hangover and some new ink. But it was a fun weekend! I hope you guys are doing well too! :)
Good Morning,What kinda Tat did 'ya get?
Me and 3 others (my friend from work and our husbands) all got a small anchor tattoo to commeorate our weekend in a seaside community! We're all pretty heavily inked, so it was a fun, quick addition to our collections!
Getting here somewhat early today. How was your weekends?
Good Morning,weekend was good...How was yours? C'mon ,we are all going out for breakfast and I'm buying.
Sounds good, cause I'm broke. ;)
My weekend was good as well. Kind of long, but very good.
Morning! Was your monitor burnin' yesterday? We were talking about you a little in the Klatsch. JBJ was having some lottery fantasies and we were having fun helping her with her itinerary. :D
I'll have to go check on that, and knowing JBJ, save some of my shredded reputation.
Ah. That wasn't so bad.
And yes, I do live on the east coast in the South.
Nah, tweren't bad at all. What did you do on your very long weekend?
Well, first the minions and I had game night. Then we went to visit some evil friends who are moving to new locations in which to better carry out their jobs in the coming world takeover. Then the minion broke some plates and the fun ended. Never give your minions scotch cream. It does not turn out well.
Well you need to be a little more specific on location if I'm going to pencil you in on my itenerary! Can I visit the evil lair if I wear a blindfold so I can't tell anyone where it is exactly??
That is an acceptable compromise. Just say the word and I will send the minions to fetch you.
You aren't allergic to chloroform, are you?
Good morning all!
Good Morning,How's the tribe doing? Been running?
Tribe is good, although my daughter is running a slight fever this morning. I hope it doesn't last because we want to take them to the drive-in to see Cars 2 tonight.
I should have run this morning but I had a terrible nights sleep, so I decided to turn the alarm off and get a few more hours of rest.
I had a nightmare about my son's 1st day of kindergarten...............it's still a month away, and I really shouldn't be nervous about it at all, apparantly my subconcious is.
Bad dreams=Boooo!!! The drive-in should be pretty Kool for all. Back in the day we would sneak in at least 4 people in the trunk of my car. We were such rebels...HA!
I get weird dreams when I use sleep meds. The otehr night I dreamt that Miss Saigon put diesel in her car (which is non-diesel)...Weird, I know...
A subliminal message of an OTR driver perhaps?
Thanks for the coffee and peach scones, Jaina and AleeD!
Good morning everyone.
Good morning all...A relatively nice day on tap in Denver. Supposed to be our first of 19 that does not break 90. We'll see.
Good Morning Bro....I see that the DC Clowns played CYA with the vote last night and then took off for the August recess. Let's leave it for the NEW President and his cabinet to fix. Typical.
Good Morning All,AleeD, I'll have the regular Mud please and Thank You.
Here you are.
What're you and WD up to today? Chillin' in 'Bama?
Mucas,grassy azz...We are chillin' after driving in fog and it's humid as hell. Who wants breakfast,I'm buying?
Bacon and egg on a hard roll please!
Huevos Rancheros would hit the spot right now.
Thankee most kahndly Mr. Head!
Goooooood Morning Happy Klatschers! How's tings with everyone?
Having a rough start today so coffee's on ... minus a cup.
Truth, decaf is in the orange-topped carafe. Enjoy!
Good morning all! I'll get that coffee started, also have some peach scones for group so please enjoy :-)
Peach scones. That sounds right up my alley (no pun intended).
Do you, perchance, have a recipe to share?
I got it from Joy of Cooking Anni addition so I can't reprint due to copyright stuff :-(
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