November 23, 2006
November 22, 2006
Leave your house.
Know your neighbors.
Look up when you are walking.
Sit on your stoop.
Use your library.
Buy from local merchants.
Share what you have.
Help a dog.
Take children to the park.
Support neighborhood schools.
Fix it even if you didn't break it.
Have pot lucks.
Pick up litter.
Read stories aloud.
Dance in the street.
Talk to the mail carrier.
Listen to the birds.
Put up a swing.
Help carry something heavy.
Barter for your goods.
Start a tradition.
Ask a question.
Hire young people for odd jobs.
Organize a block party.
Bake extra and share.
Ask for help when you need it.
Open your shades.
Share your skills.
Take back the night.
Turn up the music.
Turn down the music.
Listen before you react to anger.
Mediate a conflict.
Seek to understand.
Learn from new and uncomfortable angles.
Know that no one is silent, though many are not heard. Work to change this.
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November 21, 2006
Today is pyjama day at my day care! The kids are so excited to show up in the jammies! We are having breakfast for lunch.
I have an interview on Thursday for a new day care child. Hopefully all goes well. This is to fill a vacancy that I will have in March.
November 19, 2006
Sunday - steak on the grill, onions, mushrooms, spanish rice
Monday - chicken pot pie, corn, mashed potatoes
Tuesday - meatloaf, rice, homemade bread, green beans
Wednesday -supper at church
Thursday - chicken cacciatore on egg noodles
Friday - island beef jerk on rice
Saturday - Grandma's 90th birthday celebration supper
November 16, 2006
1. I am so proud of you!
2. Incog & Nito
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November 14, 2006
November 13, 2006
Visit Laura at I'm An Organizing Junkie for more menu plan ideas.
Monday - ground beef/rice/corn/tomato sauce casserole - making this up as I go to use what I have on hand before I go grocery shopping tonight
Tuesday - crock pot Chicken Santa Fe
Wednesday - supper at church
Thursday - spaghetti - no brainer store bought sauce with ground beef added
Friday - Spicy Orange Pork Chops, garlic mashed potatoes, green beans
Saturday - steak on the grill, mushroom, onions, spanish rice