Friday, June 13, 2008

12 of 12 pictures

Following Susan's suggestions, on the 12th of each month I take dozens of pictures, eventually choosing 12 to help document the day.  Tomorrow I hope to get the scrapbook page done.  Here are the 12 that stood out today.

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This is the way I was most rudely awoken at 6p.  (By Danny, who was letting me know he was staying on at work for another 6 hours of overtime.)

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As I unloaded the dishwasher, I was reminded how OCD I am.I have to separate the spoons, knives, and forks in the silverware holder.  But it just makes sense.right?  If they're all in the same compartment, then it's so much easier to put away!  And it's prettier.

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I went to play my guitar and found this most horrific sight.  And I just replaced this same string last September.

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The lunch of champions:  top ramen.

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The kids love playing Uno Attacks-here's a cool shot of the machine spitting out cards.

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Sean's bath art in on the shower tiles.  Don't worry, these special crayons are made for the bath.

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I decided to shave all the kids heads pretty short tonight.  Sean hasn't had hair this short since he was three probably.  I just figured with all the swiming, etc, this would be an easier way to take care of hair this summer.

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I came in one dollar under budget when grocery shopping.  That always makes me feel good!

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The movie the kids got from the library today.and have watched over and over.  And over.

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The book Danny and I are almost finished with (for the second time, lol).  When reading it last night, we got into a huge fight/discussion which sent me to bed angry.   I take this book and its characters seriously!  (too seriously most of the time)

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Sean worked on around 15 arrow points last night in his Scout book.  He'll be getting at least two new silver arrows during the next pack meeting.  This project was to write a secret letter using invisible ink (lemon juice); kinda neat.

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And my self-portrait with my new hair.  Much better than last month, lol!

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

Wow Love your new hair-do.:) This is a great idea. I will have to try this out. Love your pics. I read your blog all the time. Thanks for sharing.

Lisa in SC

Christine said...

I love the last pic with your hair! I guess I haven't really gotten to see it. Love, love, love it! Your eyes look really great in the picture too. BTW, I just finished reading Eclipse again also. Unfortunately, all of my character debates happen inside my head. :)

heather said...

love the new hair!

Jenna said...

I can't wait to see the LO tonight!

leaner said...

Sigh- I thought I was the only crazy who separated her utensils. So glad you are OCD, too. ;)
You look beautiful in that pic! Love your hair.

OneHappyfamily said...

Amie, Your hair looks so stinkin' good in that pic. I think you look younger with light hair. Very pretty!

AMANDA said...

Awww!! You look so pretty!! Love all your pics... :D

AzKisses73 said...

Love the hairdo..

Natalie said...

Rockin' new hair girly! Give me some suggestions for mine! It's buggin'!