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Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh
Sunday, May 15, 2011      15 comments

I'm feeling much better today - no longer drugged out from the meds and the headache is gone! A letter from camp by Allan Sherman in 1963. Hello Muddah, hello Fadduh, Here I am at Camp Granada. Camp is very entertaining, And the... Read more
Headaches
Saturday, May 14, 2011      11 comments

So busy last night, I didn't even make my tea mix until almost 2300 - and my last fluid intake had been before I went into work over 4 hours before. Headache from dehydration and stress - yowza! It dulled down in the middle of the night with flu... Read more
Screech!
Friday, May 13, 2011      8 comments

Too busy to play - hope to have more time later I just realized I have a headache from not drinking any fluids the last 4 hours!... Read more
Instant Karma
Thursday, May 12, 2011      10 comments

Drove into work tonight, made 7 out of 8 lights green (OK, 2 of them were yellow, but I still made them!) Thinking, it's gonna be a great night. Got in, and one of the guys said, "You're not supposed to be here now." What???? Yep, I was schedule... Read more
Tie Me kangaroo Down
Wednesday, May 11, 2011      12 comments

As I was walking the pups this evening, battling the winds again, I thought of this song. Words and Music by Rolf Harris 1957 SPOKEN: There's an old Australian stockman lying, dying. He gets himself up onto one elbow and 'e turn... Read more
Wayward Wind
Tuesday, May 10, 2011      7 comments

Jeesh! After a beautiful day yesterday, we were back to high winds and higher gusts. The air was full of blowing dust and dirt - P'too, p'too! The Wayward Wind is a CW song written by Stanley Lebowsky and Herb Newman, recorded by several s... Read more
It's a Beautiful Morning
Sunday, May 08, 2011      7 comments

It was a beautiful day - sunshine, clear, just enough breeze to cool off during the walk. We did the long walk of 4.25 miles - my Pom, Shalako, has come a long way from when I had to carry her for blocks during a 2 mile walk. Samurai, my Papilli... Read more
You'll Be In My Heart
Sunday, May 08, 2011      9 comments

I tried looking up songs for Mother's Day . Sheesh! Try doing a web search for "songs about mothers" - some of them can't be repeated in front of children. From Momlogic.com, I found lists of favorite kid-friendly mom's songs. From the 1999 Disn... Read more
Looking Out My Backdoor
Saturday, May 07, 2011      7 comments

Doot, doo, doo! Credence Clearwater Revival 1970 Just got home from Illinois, lock the front door, oh boy! Got to sit down, take a rest on the porch. Imagination sets in, pretty soon I'm singing, ... Read more
Revolution
Thursday, May 05, 2011      9 comments

I was trying to think of something for Cinco de Mayo. Came up with Revolution by the Beatles 1968. Cinco de Mayo (5 May) is not the Mexican Independence Day, but celebrates a victory over the French in Puebla in 1862. You say you want... Read more
Dance to the Music!
Wednesday, May 04, 2011      9 comments

Sly and the Family Stone - 1968 - lots of instruments playing between the lyrics, so the lyrics are kind of short. Get up and dance to the music! I said, get ... Read more
Kung Fu Fighting
Wednesday, May 04, 2011      5 comments

Another bouncy tune to walk the pups to - a one hit wonder by Carl Douglas in 1974 Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting Those kicks were fast as lightning In fact, it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing ... Read more
Dancing Queen
Tuesday, May 03, 2011      9 comments

I was listening to this as I walked my pups tonight. I boogied right along! ABBA in 1976 You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life See that girl, watch that scene, diggin'* the dancing queen ... Read more
Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
Sunday, May 01, 2011      8 comments

May Day - already lots of fairly warm to hot days, and I'm looking at rain and snow flurries outside. I didn't walk the pups this morning because of the winds - took a chance of the precip later. Gambled and lost! Hope I get a half hour somewher... Read more
Somebody's Knockin'
Saturday, April 30, 2011      6 comments

This one just popped into my head while I was walking the pups today. Written by Penney and Jerry Gillespie and performed by Terri Gibbs in 1981 Somebody's knockin' Should I let him in Lord it's the devil Would you look at him ... Read more

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