Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > People > Chit - Chat for Cruisers
Register Forgot Password?

Chit - Chat for Cruisers Open Forum for non-cruise posts. Please refrain from inflammatory rhetoric that could be considered offensive. We reserve the right to edit or delete for any reason.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 07:02 AM
Trip's Avatar
Moderator
Admiral
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Boston
Posts: 19,844
Send a message via ICQ to Trip
Default August 23.....Friday

Hi Kids,
I am up early on this pretty day because, this is day 2 of the installation of new windows and a door. You have to give to get, but, the disruption is tough. They left yesterday at 7 pm,and, will be arriving shortly for a long day of drilling out these bad boys. Already, the new ones make such a difference over the dinosaur ones we had!

Tomorrow starts the march of my 3 kids birthdays...with Nikki in NC, it surely will be tough. I have been posting on FB, some of the new creatures the kids are seeing for the first time....this is the prettiest of them all so far....

Make it a good one......

__________________


Trip, with her book & tea!
Chat Hostess & Board Moderator



Last edited by Trip; August 23rd, 2013 at 07:40 AM.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 07:33 AM
Mike M's Avatar
Administrator
Admiral
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: You're Looking At Me
Posts: 23,803
Default

Good morning everyone:

Trip: That moth looks like the Lady Ga Ga of the moth world. Enjoy the new windows. We replaced ours about seven years ago and it sure made a difference.

Well, it's day three of Sinus Infection 2013. I haven't slept more than two hours at a pop in the last three days and I can feel it. I did go to the doctor yesterday and got the good ole antibiotics. My white count was over 15,000 so he was a bit concerned. Hopefully the antibiotics will kick in today and I'll start feeling better. Betty doesn't like it when I'm sick. Even though I have a sinus infection, I have no problem breathing unlike when I have a cold, and can't breath, I whine like a four year old. When I'm sick like this I just shutdown and don't talk. It really bothers her when I'm quiet. She usually can't shut me up and believe me she's tried.

Our plans for a weekend at the lake have been canceled because of illness so we are just staying home and I'll just rest. That should be an easy task because I have no desire to do anything.

I hope everyone else does have a fun and exciting weekend.

Take care,
Mike
__________________
Cruisemates Community Leader/Moderator

"There is a great difference between being well traveled and just having been to many places." ~Me

"Fear is the assassin of dreams." ~Me
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 08:05 AM
Senior Member
Admiral
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Palm Coast, Florida
Posts: 19,562
Default

Good morning Mates

Just another warm sunny day in these parts. Since we just came back from Ct., we will do some major grocery shopping today.

Mike take care of yourself and get well soon.

Trip, now you have a reason and an excuse to travel to warmer spots during the New England winter.

Have a nice day folks.

TM
__________________
CRUISES
Century 4/1998
Mercury 4/2000+4/2006+7/2007
Sensation 4/2002
Infinity 4/2003
Summit 4/2004+4/2005
Carnival Liberty New Year's Eve 2007
Liberty of the Seas 5/2008+11/2009
Solstice 4/2009
Oasis 4/2010+4/13/2013
Allure 1/16/ 2011
Equinox 4/11/2011
Independence of the Seas 12/29/2013 Top-notch!
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 09:13 AM
rollerdonna's Avatar
Moderator
Admiral
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Caribou River, Nova Scotia
Posts: 16,227
Default


Morning mates, a little slow starting this morning, too many phone interruptions!

I am happy to report that I am returning to my preferred school, with my great co-worker, so back-to-school time won't be so bad. Still, got to psych myself up for that, I am still in "lazy summer" mode!

Got a call from a complete stranger this morning, although not unexpected. A very old friend of mine from Montreal, now in Ontario, had let me know her "significant other" would be visiting relatives near us and wanted to meet us, so we are going yo meet him at some nearby Tim Horton's for coffee. Hopefully next time he visits, my friend will come with him!

donna
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 10:01 AM
Aerogirl's Avatar
Senior Member
Admiral
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: A little south of insanity
Posts: 4,008
Default

Good Morning

Trip who's was brave enough to hold that thing? I would die if that thing landed on me....hate moths more than anything!

Mike ...I have sufferd for years with sinuses headaches & infections ...not fun!

Running a few errands today but not much else.

Have a great day!
__________________
You can shake the sand from you shoes but it will never leave your soul

Home is where you park your flip flops

~Robin~


Need some cruise help?


Carnival - Fantasy 1998
RCCL - Majesty of the Sea 2000
Carnival - Inspiration 2009
Carnival - Freedom 2011
Carnival - Liberty 2013
Carnival- Breeze 2014
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 10:20 AM
LS80's Avatar
Senior Member
Admiral
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Tacoma, WA
Posts: 2,812
Default

Morning from the Pacific Northwest........

Temps are going down........low to mid 70's for the next few days.......

Trip..........that moth was beautiful.......ours are just brown!!!!!!

Mike.......feel better.......Larry says he can hook up his air compressor..........that would clear your sinuses out.........

Y'all have a good day...........





Sharon
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 10:35 AM
Trip's Avatar
Moderator
Admiral
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Boston
Posts: 19,844
Send a message via ICQ to Trip
Default

That's not Nikki's finger.. phew...I could not figure out how to get the picture she sent of it, off my phone so I googled it..

Here is another bug, they had in the kitchen, a wolfe spider. All the babies scrurry off her back, and when the mom taps her foot, they all scurry back on. Nikki says the size of it, is about half of a dollar bill, leg to leg. UGH!
Mike, I love that lady ga ga referfence...lol

__________________


Trip, with her book & tea!
Chat Hostess & Board Moderator


Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 11:11 AM
Senior Member
Admiral
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: So. California
Posts: 1,411
Default

Good Morning all, Not much happening today for me. Temps are supposed to reach 100* plus today......again. I do have a couple of errands to run. Everyone have a wonderful day.
__________________
Quantum of the Seas 12/2014
Oasis OTS 6/2015
Serenade OTS 12/2015
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old August 23rd, 2013, 11:45 AM
CruisinK n J's Avatar
Senior Member
Admiral
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Southern California
Posts: 6,322
Default August 23 . . . Friday

Good morning. Yep, 100 plus in our area, too, but I still have to go out.

Moths I don't mind, spiders, I do! Feral cats have kept down the population of little green lizards. Now about barking dogs . . .

Some house work is on my to do list this morning. Soon I have to go to the DMV and get a driver's manual to brief me so I have ace the written test.

Mike, feel better soon. I get sinus infections, too. No fun.

Judy
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Seward-> Vancouver Friday, August 23, 2013 a.lena.g Seeking Cruise Companion 0 July 1st, 2013 10:22 AM
cruise mate from 11th august till 18th august deepesh123 Seeking Cruise Companion 0 April 22nd, 2013 02:59 AM
Friday Lovely Friday! rollerdonna Chit - Chat for Cruisers 16 December 2nd, 2011 10:42 PM
Friday, Friday!! Woo Hoo mehawk Chit - Chat for Cruisers 15 March 24th, 2006 10:58 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:02 PM.
design by: Themes by Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1