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Restful Sunday evening

I just got back from Ro & Knight's. After the birthday party for Pengie, I stayed and watched TV while Tigger played on the new GameCube with Pengie and Kittybane.

The birthday party was fun. I rode on the carousel instead of the bumper cars, and Pengie didn't want to wear the birthday boy hat, so I did. I was terrible at Skeeball, but Ro showed me a game called Colorama, and I ended up getting enough points to exchange for a yellow smiley face tin coin bank. Tigger got maracas and a couple of little things, and Critter got a Battleship type of car game.

At Ro and Knight's, Pengie opened all his presents, and there was ice cream cake, and I think I still have blue lips from the blue icing...

Now I should figure out what to feed the family for dinner.

The list:

    Monday - Pink
    Tuesday - Orange
    Wednesday - Yellow
    Thursday - Green
    Friday - Blue
    The Weekend - Purple
  • Talked to Powers about car
    It needs a replacement torc converter; they'll inspect the tranmission for damage and advise
  • Called Autotech to reschedule AC leak check
  • Updated Quicken:
    • Sorted mail
    • Entered receipts, checks and deposits
    • Entered credit card receipts
    • Took a breather to de-stress
    • Posted new bills
  • Filled out & signed TLS Enrollment forms for the boys
  • Replaced 23 burned out lightbulbs
    One socket is not working, and one ceiling fixture center post is loose
  • Picked up Triptik
  • Got a temporary fix for Tigger's glasses, and ordered a replacement temple
  • Bought new sunglasses
    Flood ate my orange ones
  • Bought a new phone cover
    yellow smiley faces on a purple background
  • Cleaned family room, including dusting the mantel and clearing off the coffee table and end tables
  • Vacuumed family room; got Critter to vacuum kitchen
  • Read Ozma to the boys
  • Wiped down the kitchen
  • Washed dishes
  • Got Critter to put away all the clean dishes (from the dishwasher & the counter)
  • Cleared the jacuzzi top of everything except two baskets of laundry to fold
  • Bowled
    we only took one, but I bowled 158 in that game!
  • Sam's
    I got a new bathing suit, and it even fits! I wear a size 16 Speedo
  • Allergist
  • Made reservations for Spring Break
    Flar has to stay home & work
  • Changed shipping on the CDs I ordered, to guarantee they get here in time for the drive
  • Talked to Flar about money
  • Flar spoke to TLS about the deadline for paying the enrollment fees
    We can turn in the forms and wait to make the deposit
  • Dropped off an invoice for Flar
  • Dropped off mail for Flar
  • Picked up Critter's cornet
  • Made Chicken'N'Dumplings
  • Called Mom to tell her Flar's not coming for Spring Break
  • Helped bandage Dizzy's ear, to no avail
  • Phone call with Wolf
  • Started Laundry:
    • Noodged the boys about putting away their clothes from last week
    • Sorted dirty clothes
    • Fed laundry through the machines
  • Called the vet to see when to bring in Dizzy
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<p>I just got back from Ro & Knight's. After the birthday party for Pengie, I stayed and watched TV while Tigger played on the new GameCube with Pengie and Kittybane. <p>The birthday party was fun. I rode on the carousel instead of the bumper cars, and Pengie didn't want to wear the birthday boy hat, so I did. I was terrible at Skeeball, but Ro showed me a game called Colorama, and I ended up getting enough points to exchange for a yellow smiley face tin coin bank. Tigger got maracas and a couple of little things, and Critter got a Battleship type of car game. <p>At Ro and Knight's, Pengie opened all his presents, and there was ice cream cake, and I think I still have blue lips from the blue icing... <p>Now I should figure out what to feed the family for dinner. <p>The list:<br> <table bgcolor="#444444"><tr><td><ul> <font color="violet">Monday - Pink</font><br> <font color="orange">Tuesday - Orange</font><br> <font color="yellow">Wednesday - Yellow</font><br> <font color="lime">Thursday - Green</font><br> <font color="aqua">Friday - Blue</font><br> <font color="fuchsia">The Weekend - Purple</font><br> <lj-cut text="Old Stuff"> <font color="violet"> <li><s>Talked to Powers about car</s><br> <small>It needs a replacement torc converter; they'll inspect the tranmission for damage and advise</small></li> <li><s>Called Autotech to reschedule AC leak check</s></li> <li><s>Updated Quicken:</s><ul><li><S>Sorted mail</s></li> <li><s>Entered receipts, checks and deposits</s></li> <li><s>Entered credit card receipts</s></li> <li><s>Took a breather to de-stress</s></li> <li><s>Posted new bills</s></li></ul></li> <li><s>Filled out & signed TLS Enrollment forms for the boys</s></li> <li><s>Replaced 23 burned out lightbulbs</s><br><small>One socket is not working, and one ceiling fixture center post is loose</small></li> <li><s>Picked up Triptik</s></li> <li><s>Got a temporary fix for Tigger's glasses, and ordered a replacement temple</s></li> <li><s>Bought new sunglasses</s><br> <small>Flood ate my orange ones</small></li> <li><s>Bought a new phone cover</s><br> <small>yellow smiley faces on a purple background</small></li> <li><s>Cleaned family room, including dusting the mantel and clearing off the coffee table and end tables</s></li> <li><s>Vacuumed family room; got Critter to vacuum kitchen</s></li><li><s>Read Ozma to the boys</s></li> <li><s>Wiped down the kitchen </s></li><li><s>Washed dishes</s></li> </font> <font color="orange"> <li><s>Got Critter to put away all the clean dishes (from the dishwasher & the counter)</s></li> <li><s>Cleared the jacuzzi top of everything except two baskets of laundry to fold</s></li> <li><s>Bowled</s><br> <small>we only took one, but I bowled 158 in that game!</small></li> <li><s>Sam's</s><br> <small>I got a new bathing suit, and it even fits! I wear a size 16 Speedo</small></li> <li><s>Allergist</s></li> <li><s>Made reservations for Spring Break</s><br> <small>Flar has to stay home & work</small></li> <li><s>Changed shipping on the CDs I ordered, to guarantee they get here in time for the drive</s></li> <li><s>Talked to Flar about money</s></li> <li><s>Flar spoke to TLS about the deadline for paying the enrollment fees</s><br> <small>We can turn in the forms and wait to make the deposit</small></li> <li><s>Dropped off an invoice for Flar</s></li> <li><s>Dropped off mail for Flar</s></li> <li><s>Picked up Critter's cornet</s></li> <li><s>Made Chicken'N'Dumplings</s></li> <li><s>Called Mom to tell her Flar's not coming for Spring Break</s></li> <li><s>Helped bandage Dizzy's ear, to no avail</s></li> <li><s>Phone call with Wolf</s></li> <li><s>Started Laundry:</s><ul> <li><s>Noodged the boys about putting away their clothes from last week</s></li> <li><s>Sorted dirty clothes</s></li> <li><s>Fed laundry through the machines</s></li> </ul></li> </font> <font color="yellow"> <li><s>Called the vet to see when to bring in Dizzy</s></li> <li<s>Worked on Laundry:</s><ul> <li><s>Folded & put away my clothes from last week<br> <small>Culled t-shirts to make the rest fit in my dresser</small></s></li> <li><s>Fed laundry through the machines</s></li> <li><s>Folded & put away towels</s></li> <li><s>Sorted clean Clothes</s></li> <li><s>Made bed</s></li> </ul></li> <li><s>Took Dizzy to the vet<br> Made appt on April 14 to take all the dogs to be groomed</s></li> <li><s>Gassed up the car: $1.51/gal</s></li> <li><s>Talked to Powers about my car</s></li> <li><s>Rusty Scabbard</s></li> <li><s>Funcoland</s></li> <li><s>Zany Brainy</s></li> <li><s>Wal-Mart</s></li> <li><s>Cleaners</s></li> <li><s>Groceries</s></li> <li><s>Fajita Dinner</s></li> <li><s>Chronology</s></li> <li><s>Ozma of Oz</s></li> </font> <font color="lime"> <li><s>Printed bowling forms</s></li> <li><s>Bank</s></li> <li><s>Bowled</s></li> <li><s>Talked to Powers about car</s></li> <li><s>Stopped at new offices of one of Flar's clients on the way home</s></li> <li><s>Finished Laundry:</s><ul> <li><s>Folded & put away work towels</s></li> <li><s>Folded & put away sheets</s></li> <li><s>Folded Flar's clothes</s></li> <li><s>Folded and put away my clothes</s></li> </ul></li> <li><s>Wrapped Pengie's presents</s></li> <li><s>Date night with Knight</s></li> <li><s>Worked on <a href="http://erosul.com/">Erosul web site</a></s><ul> <li><s>Listed pictures needed</s></li> <li><s>Added meta tags to Erosul main page</s></li> <li><s>Submitted site URL to Google</s></li> </ul></li> </font> <font color="aqua"> <li><s>Drove a second grade field trip to the planetarium</s></li> <li><s>Printed sign-out sheet and hand-out for Chess Club</s></li> <li><s>Vacuumed jacuzzi room & kitchen</s></li> <li><s>Mopped laundry room and kitchen</s></li> <li><s>Changed out of constellation map t-shirt, into Chess Club shirt.</s></li> <li><s>Chess Club</s><br> <small>Started gift fund with first donation<br> Tigger lost his Bey Blade after Chess Club was over</small></li> <li><s>Talked to Powers</s><br> <small>Still no car<br> They found more problems, and are fixing them for no add'l charge</small></li> <li><s>Took Tigger to Toys R Us to replace his Bey Blade</s><br> <small>Out of his allowance</small></li> </font> </lj-cut> <font color="fuchsia"> <li><s>Printed new mailing label for Bikey Boyz vest</s></li> <li><s>Post Office</s></li> <li><s>Picked up Timothy</s></li> <li><s>Started Strawberry Hanging Basket</s></li> <li><s>Christopher cleaned sink area after I made a huge mess with spaghnum moss and potting soil</s></li> <li><s>Christopher picked up fallen branches</s></li> <li>Treehouse<ul> <li><s>Home Depot</s></li> <li><s>Tigger started cutting the balusters</s></li> <li>we need to go to a lumber yard Monday for the long pieces, so we held off on buying other wood today, besides the balusters</li> </ul></li> <li><s>Pengie's birthday party</s></li> <li><s>Tested my laptop with Knight's wireless network<br> Found out that disabling encryption throws away the keys in my wireless driver software</s></li> <li><s>Watched an episode of <i>Buffy</i> and two of <i>Angel</i></s></li> <li><s>Watched the end of a Scrabble game between <lj user=canuckgirl> & <lj user=roina_arwen> from Ro's end</s></li> <li><s>Re-entered keys in my wireless driver software</s></li> <li>What's Likely to be Left Undone:<ul> <li>Clean out Water Garden</li> <li>Prepare soil for flowers by garage and back of house</li> <li>Spread flower seed and mulch by garage and back of house</li> <li>Call Farmer to see if he has straw he can sell us</li> <li>Spread grass seed and straw on bare spots in year</li> <li>Clean master bathroom</li> </ul></li> </font> </ul></td></tr></table>
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