Teens & Our Friday Afternoon

First — shad­owkatt and mayre­mi—check out notin­school. It’s a new com­mu­ni­ty for home­schooled teens.

LJ-less C and N are in the liv­ing room with shad­owkatt. sam­bear is fin­ish­ing up some­thing per­tain­ing to what­ev­er RPG they’re playing.

Katie and I went to get her aller­gy shots today and learned that the aller­gist’s office clos­es at noon on Fri­days. Since we were forced to do *some­thing* else, I sur­prised her by going to the huge Good­will store on Hwy. 92. Then we went to Pla­to’s Clos­et, which is a con­sign­ment store that just car­ries “teen fash­ions.” That one is nice­ly locat­ed near Star­bucks, so I was able to relax and read while she shopped.

We head­ed over to Barnes & Noble, where I was thrilled to find the lat­est Liaden nov­el, Bal­ance of Trade. We went and got the key for the Cas­tle copied, and end­ed up with two small pots of laven­der and a hang­ing bas­ket of pur­ple wan­der­ing Jew that I believe to have been cross-pol­li­nat­ed with kudzu. It is lit­er­al­ly impos­si­ble to find the bot­tom of the pot.

I had intend­ed to bring Katie and Sam home, then go back out to check out win­dow treat­ments. I was too tired, though, par­tial­ly because I did­n’t take meds with me and there­fore missed a dose of painkillers. I may just go to bed ear­ly now.

Tomor­row we’re going to see curiousmay9 and then mique_mique (After WAY WAY TOO LONG!), so I’ll need my rest. 

I need to go get a new copy of the DMC col­or card. I can’t find either of mine (and I have two from dif­fer­ent years!) and there’s a new one out, any­way, includ­ing all the lat­est col­ors. I can actu­al­ly say that I NEED it, real­ly! Because that’s the eas­i­est way for me to find some­thing that exact­ly match­es things like curiousmay9’s couch when I’m pick­ing out paint and win­dow treat­ments and the like. Maybe I’ll get to run by Joann or Michael’s for that (I don’t think Nease’s car­ries them—but maybe I should check with her first, just in case).

Cur­rent Mood: 😴tired
Cyn is Rick's wife, Katie's Mom, and Esther & Oliver's Mémé. She's also a professional geek, avid reader, fledgling coder, enthusiastic gamer (TTRPGs), occasional singer, and devoted stitcher.
Posts created 4241

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related Posts

Begin typing your search term above and press enter to search. Press ESC to cancel.

Back To Top