Friday, November 30, 2012

9 Friday Fragments from a Wife and Husband

Friday Fragments is hosted my Half-Past Kissin' Time for bloggers to post a list of short things on their minds that aren't really enough for a whole post. Here we go:

My Leg Pain Update

My pain is almost gone, whew! I find if I don't sit too long it's better. Some days I didn't even have any! I am happy to report I can now put my socks on standing up again, do my morning exercises pain free and was even able to run for the bus coming home from work Wednesday with no pain! Yay! Praise the Lord. Sometimes I do still need an Advil to sleep good at night. It seems I feel it most when I'm in bed now.

Funniest Post of the Week

I love to laugh and I thought Mama Sick's post, Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, is hilarious. I laughed so hard that my hubby came to see what was so funny. It's a conversation with her 6-yr-old son about drawing her portrait.

Birthday Surprise

Monday my wonderful husband turns 60 and boy is he going to be surprised! I can hardly wait.

Here's Things Gerard Learned This Week:


It pays to apply to restaurant web sites--I got four free offers from Denny's, Perkins, Arby's and Eat and Park--Yum! Yum!

Larry Hangman

Larry Hangman passed away (Karen didn't even know who he was, do you?) I loved watching him as J.R. on "Dallas." He was a great actor!

Black Friday Shopping

I still love to shop on Black Friday early in the morning even if my shopping bag did bust open! Bath and Body Works was the most crowded store in the mall!

Happy Sunday

I like being a greeter at our church; didn't think I would like it as much as I do. I enjoy greeting people as the come and wishing them a Happy Sunday (I'm still waiting for my official greeter name tag.

Awesome Saturdays

Both Ohio State and Notre Dame went 12-0 which made me very happy--my Saturdays were awesome! Sad to see the season end.

Audio Book of the Week

Cold Ice by Tess Gerritsen was the audio book I looked forward to listening to all week. It's a thriller that I highly recommend. Click the link to see my review and find out more about it.

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Wayne W Smith said...

I like when heavily discounted food arrives via email. :-)

Sandee said...

♪♪Happy Birthday to you,♪♪
♪♪Happy Birthday to you,♪♪
♪♪Happy Birthday Dear Gerard,♪♪
♪♪Happy Birthday to you.♪♪

Have a terrific day and weekend. :)

Kay said...

Happy Birthday Gerard.

I have been off internet for a while, what happened to your leg?

Kids are just hilarious!!!

Tracy said...

We have "permanent" and "temporary" name tags at church. You get a permanent one after you volunteer for a couple of months and they know you will stay. However I got my permanent one right away because there was someone with my name who didn't volunteer anymore and they still had it!

Barb said...

I'm really bummed that our season's over, too. Still, I thought Urban Meyer did a great job for his first year.

BeadedTail said...

Happy Birthday Gerard! I know who Larry Hagman was because I used to watch Dallas with my mom every single week. He sure had been through a lot. Karen, glad your pain isn't so bad any more!

Unknown said...

I love church door greeters. My favorite supermarket chain in Honduras have the best greeters, as they are always so polite.

Mike Golch said...

I gotta sing ♪♪Happy Birthday to you,♪♪
♪♪Happy Birthday to you,♪♪
♪♪Happy Birthday Dear Gerard,♪♪
♪♪Happy Birthday to you.♪♪ and come January 22,I'll be a year older than Gerald again.

Pratibha said...

Happy b'day Gerard :)
And than k you for the post link Karen :)

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