My Parents Were Awesome

November 23, 2009 by · Leave a Comment
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Were your parents awesome?   Blogger Eliot Glazer's blog My Parents Were Awesome is a lot of fun to check out if you have an extra five minutes at work or need a little pick me up.  These are a few of my...

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The happiest girl in the whole U.S.A.

November 20, 2009 by · Leave a Comment
Filed under: Music, Things That Make Me Happy 
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When I was little my mother would wake me up every morning by singing the lyrics to the 1st verse of this song by Donna Fargo.  Old country music stars make me happy.  I wonder what my husband Ben would do if i woke him up by singing something like this...  It would probably scare him, especially if I was wearing a dress like hers. I hope everyone has a wonderful weekend.  We are going camping at Dismal Canyons in Alabama this weekend.  Lets hope I make it. Good morning' morning, hello sunshine Wake up sleepy head Why'd we move that bojangle...

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Backyard Composting

November 18, 2009 by · Leave a Comment
Filed under: Being Green, DIY, Things That Make Me Happy 
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(This post is my response to Amber Oswalt's recent comment:

Hey! I want to start a compost pile! How can I do that?)

Kirby(my roommate)  used wooden pallets and chicken wire to make it.  We put in leaves, egg shells, coffee grounds, tea bags, any table scraps (except meat) and the pumpkin I carved for Halloween. We usually keep a bowl in the kitchen and empty it into the compost bin daily.  Oh and my friend Danielle added worms to our bin, which maybe is the most important part....

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