back at the end of August one of my old friends from gradeschool whom I was reconnecting with through the Internet was in town for his birthday. Our schedules didn't mesh so we agreed "next time" meaning during the holidays. About 30 minutes ago I found out that on his drive back cross country for Portland after that very trip he was
There is a movie about P.L. Travers. She wrote the Mary Poppins books, & tons of other stuff. I think there were 4 Poppins books and I had some very very old copies & read them a million times as a kid. I dreamed about the characters. Wrote what I suppose would today be considered fanfic based on em.
this thread from the other day http://friendfeed.com/iphwin... reminded me about a site I signed up with a couple years ago, brainiacdating.com. I wish I was kidding. I just went back there to check it out... lemme say their intentions are good, I'm sure. execution, however, is the pits.
Getting ready to go to m's school for parent teacher conference with both regular Ed and special Ed teachers. I have my letter to reconvene cse since she is failing but how do I tell her?? She is so excited about me talking to her teachers. I want to pretend the report card fell in a puddle so she won't see it. :(
This weekend was xmas shopping for the 'sponsored family" - Single mummy w/3 girls aged 12,6,and 2. What I found humbling was the things that we take for granted on a day 2 day basis,are the very things that are needed by others. Its tough out there for many. Remember that as you go thru this holiday season - be generous and spread da love !!
Made crockpot beef stew yesterday. From SCRATCH! Daughter came over and we watched "Once Upon a Time." Stew was pretty good, considering I improvised the recipe. TV show was rather confusing to someone who read the original versions of these fairy tales. Mashups and revisionist dramatics may be getting out of hand!