Busy Friday

My girl is home! YAY! She had a great time, as usu­al. sam­bear got some real­ly good shots of her dur­ing the horse show before his cam­era bat­ter­ies ran out.

Tomor­row today is going to be busy.

A TV crew from one of the major news shows is sup­posed to do a shoot here begin­ning at 5:30 pm. The sto­ry is about cyber­stalk­ing, of course. 

I have no idea when the clip will air, but since it’s a time-sen­si­tive issue it prob­a­bly won’t be long. I’ll let y’all know when I find out.

(I’m not being more spe­cif­ic because I’m sure Dick Cow­ard checks this from time to time, and I don’t want to sub­ject who­ev­er answers the phone at the news show’s office to be sub­ject­ed to his stu­pid phone calls try­ing to stop the shoot or the air­ing of the story.)

The exter­mi­na­tor is com­ing around 10 or 11. We got a great deal on a ter­mite bond with a year’s gen­er­al ser­vice. We’ve sprayed for bugs our­selves, sev­er­al times, but 1) we can’t seem to get rid of all the spi­ders; 2) hav­ing a dog going in and out means she brings in hitch­hik­ing par­a­sites; 3) the maid ser­vice killed a scor­pi­on in here this week! So we’ll let some­one else be respon­si­ble for it, and just call them out as often as it takes to keep out the pests. 

Besides, I want the attic and crawl space sprayed, and don’t want to ask any­body in the fam­i­ly to do it.

Com­cast is sup­posed to have an installer here at about the same time to add anoth­er jack in the guest room. Since we’ll be putting a sleep­er sofa in there instead of a nor­mal bed, we decid­ed to make that some­thing of a den for use when the liv­ing room is occu­pied. The PS2 will prob­a­bly go with the TV in there.

I have a med­ical appoint­ment tomor­row after­noon, at an office that always runs very late. We nor­mal­ly block out 3–4 hours for each vis­it, although the actu­al time spent with a health provider is nev­er more than 15 min­utes. If they run crazy late this time, I’ll just have to leave. I don’t want to be all fraz­zled going into the interview.

No mat­ter how clean the house is, there’s always a need for “pick­ing up” before guests arrive. At least that’s all we’ll need to do.

Oh crap. I just real­ized that I have absolute­ly no idea what I’m going to wear. Ugh.

I don’t mind talk­ing to these peo­ple as much as they like. I just have to try not to think about the whole “on cam­era” part.

Cur­rent Mood: busy
Cyn is a proud Mommy & Mémé, 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