BYC Café

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by KingOfFools, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, NorthFLChick, [​IMG]. I did 'sleep in' today. Up too early yesterday and more exertion than this ole body is accustomed to.
     
  2. Mtn Margie

    Mtn Margie Overrun With Chickens

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    Is that why we are up so early? I was awake at 5 AM checking on the meaties that came in yesterday They were so quiet I thought the cat had somehow got in them... .
     
  3. prostar

    prostar Overrun With Chickens

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    They can be strange creatures eh Margie?

    Ah well. Got the feedings/waterings done before the alarm even went off. The new sprinkler thing works well :)
     
  4. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member Project Manager

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    Thanks for the welcome!

    I was just thinking of taking a little nap...been up since 3 and my day feels at least half over.
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    DH and I stayed up late last night too. We found a copy of Treasure Island (the 2011 version I think) and watched all 3.5 hours of it...really good take on that old story.

    Thanks for having me, I'll be back!
     
  5. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

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    Graduation was at 8am this morning, the grads had to be there at quarter to seven.
    *Y*A*W*N* I suppose they have to pack a lot of high schools in today. I did not get coffee until lunch .

    They held it at the livestock pavilion. okay. I can accept that. There were 400 some grads and not everyone has micro families....But if there are 45 people coming two hours from now... and I am here NOW, don't save the entire bleacher seating for 'maybe' shows. I am here in person right now....scoot over.
    Some people actually dressed up, most spit out their skoll, but many brought their spit cups with them [​IMG].... But air horns? Really? How many parents did not get to hear their kid's named called because of the idiots and the screaming air horns?

    I bought a dress and even put on make up. My husband was only one of four people that I saw who wore a tie.
    When did everything become so casual? Isn't this a big deal? Should there not be some decorum?

    He looked nice though. He is happy and I didn't cry. How about that? [​IMG]

    [​IMG]Hey Debby! you'll love it here. Go back a few pages and read Margie's bear story! It is fantastic.
     
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  6. tjo804

    tjo804 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ooh completely agree!
    My Daughter graduated last night set to start at 8 started closer to 9 the air horns were worse than a rock concert! I had to follow the names in the brochure so I wouldnt miss my daughters name. and the people wore sleeveless t shirts and blue jeans.? What?
     
  7. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

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    Maybe it's a southern thing. [​IMG]
     
  8. MissWiggles

    MissWiggles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I see I am late to the party again! But I have the fixings for Strawberry Margaritas...

    About the graduation thing, don't know much about the noise maker things, they are not permitted here. I do agree about the not dressing up part. People don't seem to dress up for anything anymore. Church, weddings, graduations, funerals. I don't get it. I'm not that old, but I know when jeans are not acceptable! And I understand that jeans are expensive these days, seriously, who is spending that much money! But that still doesn't mean you can substitute them for a nice skirt or dress.

    Ok, rant over...I need to unpack some groceries.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Scottcaddy - definitely brownies over coffee, especially if a scoop of ice cream is on top of the brownie.

    Sour, I slept in this morning too. Except I slept till 3 pm. I can't seem to break this craziness. I was so disoriented I had to put the computer on to find out it was Saturday, my cheap watch doesn't give days.

    As soon as I read a post, I forget what it said except for "brownies." There should be a smilie eating an ice cream cone. Maybe folks could keep my attention from waning by putting an ice cream icon in, every few words.
     
  10. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member Project Manager

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    I don't think so, I think things are getting more lax/sloppier all over. BIG congrats to the grad (and of course his parents)!
    Gotta go back a few pages and read the bear story, that sounds like a good one!


    @drumstick diva , is this what you're looking for? [​IMG]


    Oh and you all can call me Debby!
     

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