Thursday, October 13, 2011

Thursday Thirteen - Moments in My Life

Here are many mundane and a few interesting things I've been up to lately.

1. Working too hard - What can I say? Somehow, the car business that affects my company seems to be booming. I need two of me and should be grateful.

2. Playing Scrabble - It's fun on an android tablet with the automatic scorekeeping and all.

3. Camping - We take an awful lot of gear for supposed "roughing it". Next, we'll have to hire movers. Still, it's a nice change of pace.

4. Paying the Maid Service - Why didn't I do this years ago? Seriously, it's worth the monthly cost.

5. Picking Up Cat Toys - It's amazing how they migrate from the "toybox" during the night.

6. Watching "Burn Notice" - We enjoyed the season ender of this great spy action/drama for a second time after the last quarter hour went mysteriously missing from the recording.

7. Visiting family - A neat reunion of the families was staged by my brother's in-laws. It's lovely to have a wonderful extended family.

8. Eating Out - This guilty pleasure needs to be put on the back burner. There are just so many good restaurants in the area!

9. Not Writing - What a downer this has been. I need to unearth my muse.

10. Getting My Hair Done - This is a much needed item I tend to put off because the two-tone look I like takes a good three and a half hours with cut and styling. It's always worth it when the stylist's done.

11. Sleeping In - Last done while camping, this is much coveted. I'm lucky to have the opportunity most weekends (within reason).

12. Feeding Fish - My two freshwater aquariums require regular attention but are well worth it.

13. Considering NaNoWriMo - Participating in November's National Novel Writing Month takes up a lot of my thoughts lately. I need to consider an appropriate project and commit to writing 1,600 plus words a day for 50,000 for the month.

What's on your agenda? I'd be interested to know.

11 comments:

  1. Hey, you're welcome to toss some business my way.

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  2. Well, get to writing! You've got to prepare for NaNoWriMo, yes?

    Best of luck if you do participate - I never have. Never any time in November, for me!

    Happy TT!

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  3. Sounds fun!

    *hugs*
    Paige

    My TT is at http://paigetylertheauthor.blogpot.com

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  4. I LOVE playing Scrabble, but I can't get anyone in my family to play with me, because they're afraid I'll beat them. LOL! Happy Thursday!

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  5. That's quite a list! NaNo might be just the thing to move writing higher on your list of projects.

    My current goal is submitting a short story by the end of this month. After that, I might go for another anthology piece.

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  6. Great list. I've done the nano for the last five years and will be doing it again this year.

    Janice~

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  7. NaNoWriMo....I'm still undecided myself. But I have something due in December, so I might as well, right? Good luck if you do!

    Happy T13,

    ~Xakara
    Foods For Breast Health

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  8. I'm tickled pink that you stopped to read Suzie's House. Thanks!

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  9. I'll be doing NaNoWriMo this year. It'll be interesting.

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  10. Wow, I love Scrabble, hate camping, desperately want a maid service, and can't get my muse to cooperate. I'm forcing myself to do NaNo, so you can doo eet too!

    Robin
    (Robin L. Rotham)

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  11. I loved going camping this summer. And I just can't do NaNo this year. WAY too much going on.

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