Saturday, October 2, 2010

Darkly Enthusiastic


Taken September 23, 2010.

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Friday, October 1, 2010

Lightly Enthusiastic


Taken September 22, 2010.

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Thursday, September 30, 2010

Panning for Gold


Taken September 25, 2010.

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Wednesday, September 29, 2010

A Dry Touch


Taken September 22, 2010.

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Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Closing the Window on Summer


Taken on the last day of summer, 2010.

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Monday, September 27, 2010

Every Journey to the Weekend ...

starts with a Monday.
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Sunday, September 26, 2010

Sunday Poetry Post

Pasta-uncutation

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The Macaroni Neclace
by Todd-Michael St. Pierre
From the book A Woolly Mammoth on Amelia Street: Read Aloud Poems4Kids

Lynzie Anne Mc Kenzie was a very creative girl,
She made a macaroni necklace for her teacher Mrs. Pearl.
'It's the dumbest gift I've seen!' Laughed little Tony Maloney, 'Nobody wants a necklace made from macaroni! '
'Stupider than Jupiter' said Tony with a smirk.
But Lynzie just ignored him cause she knew he was a jerk.
Oh Mrs. Pearl just loved it and she wore it every day,
Then she bought a matching bracelet and earrings in late May.
Soon people came from miles around to buy what Lynzie made,
'A fashion craze invented by a girl in the first grade! '
She sold three to Oprah and after the show was done,
She sold one to Madonna to wear on VH1.
She sold a broach to The Queen and a pendant to Vanna White,
Who wore it as she waved and smiled on TV every night.
From Timbuktu to Waterloo from what I understand...
Folks bought oodles of her noodles, her work was in DEMAND!
Featured on the shopping channel they sold out the first day.
Lynzie Mc Kenzie started a frenzy; what else can I say?
'Stupider than Jupiter, ' Tony's words were dumb and reckless,
But Lynzie had the last laugh with her macaroni necklace!