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Just finished watching Moana. Dinner is cooked, pasta, pesto, and shrimp. Good hot or cold. Which is good since I have no appetite.

 

Lots of rain and wind, and TECO is doing rolling blackouts, but they haven't hit us yet.

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 Okay, pizza has been ingested, laundry is in the machine, and I will now spend at least a solid hour and a half scraping and scrubbing the giant pile of minis I've had soaking in Simple Green for more than a week now, that I haven't already finished because I was busy taking care of other things I'd also forgotten about/procrastinated on/put off...

 

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3 hours ago, Argentee said:

Spent the morning napping. Hurricane prep is as done as it can be. 

 

This is what people from elsewhere don't understand and get us Floridian in to trouble... If everything goes right, hurricanes are boring. Several days of prep and the news building your stress higher and higher... then a day of goddamn waiting. And more news and more stress. No wonder so many drink during hurricanes or throw parties. Boring + stress = stupid. 

 

Of course if things go wrong then it gets way too interesting. Broken windows, losing a roof, flooding or even just leaks, and the power will go out. 100% guaranteed. 

 

So  I just wait. Nap. Pet my cat. 

 

May your hurricane be as boring as possible.

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Anytime someone mentions Moana I think of this movie for some reason:

 

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I love having a grill again. I don't think I've gone more than a day or two without using it, and I don't really see that stopping for a while. I've also probably been eating healthier because of it. Lots of grilled squash and zucchini, lean meats, and good bread.

 

Today was grilled zucchini and mushrooms with marinated chicken. Followed by a desert of Mallo Cups.

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Should sleep but can't. Need to get up in three hours and take the train to the medical center to get my final test results.

 

Errr. What bothers me is that I have to get to my workplace after that for a short "reporting in" and considering how inappropriate my bosses reacted to me being ill in the first time I guess that will be  a very unpleasant meeting.

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Mix in a stimulant and you've got the perfect recipe for some old-school keeping it real, at least.

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15 hours ago, Knochensack said:

Yesterday weather report said that it will be rainy and stormy all of the weekend. Had a look outside. Almost no wind, sun and almost 20 degrees. Hm. Someone's trying to deceive me I fear!

 

It seems the weather finally got the weather report itself. Wind just increased. Rain hammering on the window. Just waiting for the thunder ... Feel the thunder. Lightening and the thunder.

 

 Quoting imagine Dragons doesn't make it better ... but way more funny ...

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It's official, I'm too old to pull an all-nighter.

 

So very, very tired... :zombie:

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Up for the dogs. Didn't realize I hadn't read this thread in more than 12 hours. Anyway....

 

Took the surgical bandage off my throat just before my shower. It was halfway off anyway, but wife was not happy. Doctor said to leave it on until the two week mark, which would have been Tuesday morning, so I should have left it on according to her. But I'll be careful.

 

I have to say, it feels really good to not have it on tho. No more pinched skin pulling when I move my head.

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8 hours ago, Knochensack said:

Should sleep but can't. Need to get up in three hours and take the train to the medical center to get my final test results.

 

Errr. What bothers me is that I have to get to my workplace after that for a short "reporting in" and considering how inappropriate my bosses reacted to me being ill in the first time I guess that will be  a very unpleasant meeting.

 

Good luck with that.

Just don't expect anything from said Boss, that way you won't be disappointed.

 

18 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

Up for the dogs. Didn't realize I hadn't read this thread in more than 12 hours. Anyway....

 

Took the surgical bandage off my throat just before my shower. It was halfway off anyway, but wife was not happy. Doctor said to leave it on until the two week mark, which would have been Tuesday morning, so I should have left it on according to her. But I'll be careful.

 

I have to say, it feels really good to not have it on tho. No more pinched skin pulling when I move my head.

 

Improvement!

Good for you!

 

 

MONDAY!!!!

I sincerely hate you!!!

 

Any recipes for killing brainweasels?

They're at it again..

 

 

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I had to work all weekend, is today really even a Monday for me?

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Since about 8;30 pm no power here. Cars look intact. No downed lines that we can see from inside.  No signs of damage inside the house. Waiting for hubby to wake up before going outside. 

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On 9/9/2017 at 11:10 PM, Erifnogard said:

Rory's Story Cubes now makes Looney Toons and Scooby Doo sets. 

 

These...must be mine.

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15 minutes ago, Argentee said:

Since about 8;30 pm no power here. Cars look intact. No downed lines that we can see from inside.  No signs of damage inside the house. Waiting for hubby to wake up before going outside. 

Sounds boring! :winkthumbs:

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