Fat Friday

Vendredi gras! Let’s celebrate.

  • A good weekend coming up here. New babies in the future, dinner with friends tonight, grandsons tomorrow night, and watching #1 Son play drums in a band Sunday night. All good stuff. Weather should be fantastic all weekend, too, although I’ll be awfully glad for air conditioning.
  • Three weeks till departure for the New England Odyssey. If I’d ever do a “happy dance” (which I wouldn’t), I’d insert it here.
  • Y’know…when I wanted LeBron James to win clutch games, it didn’t happen. Now that I want him to lose, he scores 45 points in a single game. Seriously, he needs to retire. I’m sick of being a spoilsport.  :x That’s OK, though. I’ll still celebrate today.
  • After hours and hours of customization, I think I have the new digs here at RtB looking how I want. I hope you like it, fiends — or at least that you’ll get used to it after awhile. I think we’re good like this for a couple more years.

What’s up for you this weekend? I hope the weather’s nice where you are, and that you don’t have to go to work.

12 thoughts on “Fat Friday

  1. Meg's Mom

    OK…I confess…I’m a lurker by nature. However, I love the new look. In fact, you look mauuuvelous, dahling! You keep writing and I’ll keep lurking! Sounds like a wonderful weekend…ENJOY!

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    1. Rat Fink Post author

      Hey, you’re welcome to stick your toe out of the shadows anytime, gf! Thanks — I kind of like the look as well. Enjoy your weekend!

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  2. Stoney

    The site looks great! And……I am off to the Outer banks. Have a great weekend, and I shall be in touch!

    Luv ya,
    Stoney (another lurker)

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    1. Rat Fink Post author

      Have a BLAST, Stoneyfriend — see you when you get back (start cataloging all funny stories!).

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  3. Tom Hanks

    Oooooooh new layout! This is different but I like it! Sounds like a good weekend for you and I’d like to hear more about your upcoming vacation. I think you had a blag post about it a long while back but I forget the specifics.

    This weekend I am going to burn a piano in the forest, hopefully make some music, and hang around with some friends.

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    1. Rat Fink Post author

      Thanks, pal! It’s kind of growing on me already.

      I plan to blag on about the upcoming Odyssey here in a few days. Stay tombed. And this “hang[ing] around with some friends” thing sounds like it’s exactly what you need right through here. Savvy? Enjoy yourself!

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  4. Rae

    No serious weekend plans yet, but… as much as you don’t wannnttt toooo… I’m gonna call you shortly. :) Well, I would be “in trouble” if I said “no serious weekend plans” — we have GRANNY SQUARES to make. Only like… 75 more. Too bad with my crippleness, it takes me an hour or so to do ONE. We’re working at a 1:3 ratio. Pfft. The goal is to have a blanket that we made together…by the time it gets cold again. Ha. :)

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    1. Rat Fink Post author

      Call anytime — I have to hear about this job thing!!! (Granny squares?? What be they??)

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  5. PKPudlin

    Congrats on your new grandchild! Enjoy your weekend. I’m going to lurk at a bead show at the NC State Fairgrounds tomorrow and then spend the rest of the day in my hammock re-reading the GOT books.

    Nice layout, girlie!

    PK
    Zoning out in true soprano fashion.

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    1. Rat Fink Post author

      Thanks, luvy — he is an angel! Your weekend sounds absolutely heavenly. Lurk and read: two of my favorite pastimes!

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  6. RD

    The new layout is cool. Congratulations on the new grandson! Most of my week-end will be spent with a wife in rehab following surgery. Also, must mow the yard or buy a goat. I’ll mow!

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    1. Rat Fink Post author

      I know where there are some goats! (Check my latest Facebook photo, hahaha)

      Hope Bonnie is doing well on her recovery! And thanks — he is a little angel for sure.

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