Archive for December 2010

2010 Recap

December 31, 2010

This entry is allowed to have non-aligned tags. White Eric just called to say he’s on his way – I’ve finished my rum, and the Grand Marnier chocolates, too! This is the 2010 Recap. Fitting for the last day of the year, no? JANUARY * Watched Manos: The Hands of Fate, Howard the Duck, and […]

CARD AND STICKERS from Janina! / Steph / New Year’s Cake from Eric H. / NYE

December 31, 2010

Checked my mail, and got a Christmas card from Janina (mrshannibal) – she included Santa / puzzle piece / present / MERRY / stocking / fish / Scooby Doo / crazy frog / princess / pumpkin / cat on skateboard / a star / teacher apple stickers which actually DO smell like apples! When I […]

Cards Received, 2010

December 31, 2010

Special 2010 Jon and Harmony: “Dearest Lady Sarne: Thanks for celebrating our wedding with us. Of course you didn’t really have a choice, but we knew you were as excited as we were about our nuptials. You’re a wacky, crazy member of the Ng clan, and we wouldn’t have it any other way. We also […]

2010 Guestbook Entries

December 31, 2010

Mar. 5, 2010 (Friday) Ying Yung: “Thank you for letting me come to visit you and talk. Thanks for our sharing and fellowship, and the hot water!” July 5-12, 2010 (Monday to Sunday) Teunis: “Good friends are wonderful. In my nomadic ways, sometimes it’s hard to find places to stay a while. Thank you.” July […]

White, possible Vanessa time, colorful tagging picture, and NOT being right back!

December 31, 2010

High-scoring word of the night: WHITE (153 points) – against Anjali R. [two 3W, 2L on W] Vanessa H. got on MSN and said we should do lunch sometime this week since she’s around – as long as it’s not in the next two days, I’m good with that! Maybe Monday would work, but she’ll […]

Alan, dim sum, hot pot, Sunfire, Parisienne, Erics, potatoes

December 30, 2010

Talked to Alan C. briefly last night – always good to hear from him, that’s for sure! This afternoon, I called Jon since he’d called me; he was at dim sum with Harmony’s grandparents. Said that hot pot and movie night at Jeremy’s is actually tomorrow (yes, I got the email); that the Hos were […]

Periodic Table of British Swearing / Underwear / Grit / December 2010 BBT Tally

December 29, 2010

From Janina: The Periodic Table of British Swearing – Robin showed his Scottish girlfriend, and she apparently was amused. đŸ˜€ I went out shopping just now, since I decided I could use the walk after being at home for the past week or so. Went in through the Bay, realized I was hungry, contemplated the […]

6-2 wins and SinĂ©ad O’Connor

December 29, 2010

The Canucks won 6-2 over the Flyers tonight! Trivia fact for Wednesday, Dec. 29: In 1990, what two Grammy firsts did bald-headed singer-songwriter SinĂ©ad O’Connor achieve with her hit album I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got? She was the first winner of a Grammy for Best Alternative Music Performance, and was the first […]

How Do You Shape Your Life?

December 28, 2010

You Are Flexible You crave human connection. You’re ready to deepen your existing relationships and develop new ones. You are working on following your gut. Your intuition is usually right, and you know you should listen to it more. Your past has motivated you to work as hard as you can right now. You are […]

Blue-Green-Yellow Traits Tagging! / Alka-Seltzer mascot

December 28, 2010

Got this “blue-green-yellow” tagging picture from Mandy O. AKA italianbeenher: Trivia fact for Tuesday, Dec. 28: What was the original name of the cheerful Alka-Seltzer mascot who has a tablet body and hat? Sparky. Soon after he was created in 1951, his name was changed to Speedy to reinforce manufacturer Bayer’s promise of speedy relief.