Saturday, October 25, 2008

More Dear Jane blocks


After a hiatus of more than a month, I am back on track. The top photo is of some recent blocks - blocks 99, 101, 102, 103. And the star block is - ta da- Justin's Comet, block 100.
viridian61

Monday, October 20, 2008

What kind of flower are you?

Saw this on on Wilma's blog, http://wilmaspage.blogspot.com/, thought I'd try it. Pretty fun!



I am a
Petunia

What Flower
Are You?

Saturday, October 18, 2008

Jubilee!

Congratulations to me!
I finished my 100th Dear Jane Block. It is G-8, Justin's Comet. AKA Lemoyne star. No picture yet, I'll try to take one tomorrow.
Andrea
100 blocks, 27 triangles, 2927 pieces

Friday, October 10, 2008

Family bonding over the economy

I called my dad yesterday at about 3:30 PM ET. We caught up on things, and of course talked about the economy. He is a veteran watcher of the market. We watched Wall Street Week alot when I was young. Lately dad has kept CNBC on the TV almost constantly, to watch the carnage. So as we talked he watched CNBC and I went to CNBC.com and refreshed the page every so often. As we watched the Dow go down down down we talked and in a strange way bonded over the bad news. We both were urging the clock forward at 3:59 to stop the rout, and gasped in relief at 4 PM.

Now when I call him I greet him as a fellow comrade in the Socialist Republic of the United States. How much of the financial market can the US Government take over before we are technically in socialism?
viridian61
Related Posts with Thumbnails