My November Days…..which I have missed up to and including Seventeen….using the new and improved no beep-bop-boop posting system while half-assed listening to a detailed weather report by the infamous W. Because weather. It’s what we live for.
What type of popular candy do you not like to get?
I don’t like to get any candy, but I especially don’t like to get gummy or gummi anything – bears, worms, bottles, frogs, body parts, smurfs, and whatever other weird shapes they make that chewy jelly stuff into to entice candy consumers. I never liked jelly beans as a kid, except for that time we had red ones and I tried to dispose of my red vitamin pill in the jelly bean bag. I was caught red-handed by my dad who thought it was funny. Mother was less amused.
What do you feel is the most enjoyable way to spend $500?
Eating out ten times. I love it when somebody else cooks and serves and cleans up the mess.
Where do you eat breakfast?
These days, in the living room. W still needs his special chair so serving his meals where the chair and high computer table are is easier than constantly moving things around. So I eat there too. Getting breakfast-y fingerprints all over my iPad screen.
Would you rather ride one of the worlds longest zip lines or bungee jump one of the highest in the world? This will come with a 5-day all expense vacation.
I would rather shoot myself in the foot than try either one of those things. Sometimes I think vacations are completely wasted on me when I am just as happy staying home where our old clothes line has no zip to speak of and probably won’t kill us.
Bonus question: What are you grateful for from last week, and what are you looking forward to in the week coming up?
Yesterday W had his 32 staples removed from the hip replacement surgery incision. I didn’t hear much screaming. In fact I didn’t hear any at all, leading me to believe they carry out these procedures in sound proof rooms. He is now held together with butterfly closures and I am no longer required to change his dressing every day. He is two weeks today post surgery and doing well.
What am I looking forward to in the week coming up? I don’t know, maybe it’s bad luck to peer that far into the uncertain future. As long as there are no bungee jumps or zip lines to contend with we should be fine.
Next up, chilli that’s been simmering for a couple of hours served in the living room. It’s not five hundred bucks worth of dining out, but close enough.