The Big DumpTruck

Throwing Little Thought Pebbles at Your Windshield Since 1996

Month: April, 2002

Uh oh, gas jumped up to 1.35 today. I should have filled yesterday and saved 35 cents. Chicken is good. Really.

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Update on instant review: DO NOT LET YOUR FOUR YEAR OLD WATCH THIS SHOW UNLESS YOU GO TO THE NICK SITE AND READ UP ON HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KID ABOUT THIS EPISODE! My son was a sobbing mess at the end as Steve was leaving. “I want Steve!” Oh my gosh, it was […]

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Instant Review: New guy on Blue’s Clues? Hottie.

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I remember what I wanted to write about. I’m in the middle of reading the Midnight In the Garden of Good and Evil. I’m only vaguely aware of the story, having put off seeing the movie until I read the book (which I finally started last week). So I’m reading the travel section of the […]

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Note to self: on Sunday, the CVS I use closes at 6pm. *sigh* I was going to say something here about something my mother said this evening but instead I went and added it to the Dump that I posted Friday night. We haven’t had a crush of visitors anyway, so I thought it would […]

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As I mentioned in Wednesday’s Blog entry I was supposed to make an attempt at de-cluttering. I am happy to announce that the closet is 3/4 finished, there’s a box of stuff for a yard sale, and I have almost a full bag of rubbish ready to go. And as I feared, doing one thing […]

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I have to update the main Dump tonight because it might be included in an email going out on Sunday to a LOT of people who subscribe to Linky & Dinky. Gotta sweep out the cobwebs and put fresh doilies on the arms of the sofa. (No, I don’t really call it a sofa.)

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Search term of the day: Someone went to google and searched for “Jody hell she can make for a man” and I’m apparently the number one hit for that phrase. Yes, I can make hell for many a man. Try me.

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Mike the Fish is still alive and kicking. Seems to be in better spirits, and ate all his breakfast this morning. Just now he was swimming backwards, so who knows what’s going on in his little world.

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Well, I got him to eat a few pieces of food, so maybe he’s not on death’s door, but we’ve had him since January 12th and that’s the FIRST time he’s ever not eaten his breakfast.

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