Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Just for Fun > The Creative Community
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read





Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 11-21-2012, 06:37 AM   #1
PrincessNancy96
My family drove me nuts, and then I got stuck in traffic
Washed my hair and wham, several ideas hit me all at once!
 
PrincessNancy96's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: I wanna be in DISNEY!
Posts: 21,984
DISboards Moderator

The Daily Grind ~ 11/21/12

Mornin'!!

Those of you who have today off, enjoy!!! Those of you with kids in school and working today, let's hope it goes fast!! I know I will be hoping the day goes fast!

Prayers and pixie dust to all those in need.

Today:

Dh up and out the door
DS16 up and ready for his meeting
DS12 up and ready to go
take DS16 to school for meeting
take DS12 to school
stay and work the Thanksgiving feast for DS12's class
home to spend time with PJ

start prepping tomorrow's meal
pick up boys
scrap a little
dinner
drat! forgot game tonight at HS.. going only because several of PJ's friends are coming home so everyone is meeting up...


Ok, I'm off.. Have a wonderful day!!
__________________
Nan Mom to: (College Girl) (College boy) (DS)

Last edited by PrincessNancy96; 11-21-2012 at 01:27 PM.
PrincessNancy96 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 07:21 AM   #2
bearbear
DIS Veteran
 
bearbear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Maple Shade, NJ
Posts: 1,190

Hi to all. Prayers and pixie dust to all in need.


Today is packed
Dd to the bus
Bowling
Cut veggies for stuffing( didn't get to it yesterday)
Bake pies
Bake cookies
Dh at store now buying Christmas presents
Nap before work. I may be cancelled but can't take a chance and not nap
Dinner
Then work. Possibly
If I don't have to work, I'd like to have family game night.

Everyone stay safe!!

Cindy
__________________
DH ME DD15 DS13 DD9 DS3

bearbear is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 11-21-2012, 07:23 AM   #3
disney-akj
DIS Veteran
 
disney-akj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 2,236

Have a great day today. Everyone enjoy your THanksgiving with family and friends!!!

Finish Laundry
Straighten House
Pack
Make a run to HL
Organize Christmas List
Wait with impatient children for DH to get home (about 3:30ish)
Maybe scrap a little
Pack van
Drive to the in-laws
Dinner on the road tonight??
__________________
Me DH DD DD DS
disney-akj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 07:30 AM   #4
JJ&JHsmom
DIS Veteran
 
JJ&JHsmom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Southeastern MA
Posts: 4,532

Morning!

Prayers and pixies dust to all those in need.

Hope all the college kids make it home safely!

Feeling gross again this morning, I am just going to stay home and take it easy, maybe nap in a bit.

Today
rest
brine turkey
peel and cut carrots
bake apple pie

Hope everyone has a great day and a very Happy Thanksgiving!
__________________
Me-Cassey DH DS DD
JJ&JHsmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 07:51 AM   #5
tyniknate
DIS Veteran
 
tyniknate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 2,732

Morning! I'm going to wish a happy and blessed Thanksgiving Day to everyone since I probably won't be back here until Monday.

I read a small quote last night and I've decided that even though the past couple years have been really challenging for us, my thought for the rest of this year and all of 2013 will be "there is always, always something to be thankful for." Thought it appropriate since tomorrow is our day of thanks. Wish you all a day of love and laughter with all of your loved ones tomorrow!

Today:
Up and out for me - the boys are sleeping in

Work for me till 3

Library with DH & DS8 - my DH has found a love of reading as of late and it has encouraged my youngest to also read more. One more reason to be thankful!

Bake pumpkin rolls for tomorrow

Get instructions for the care of my DS13's friend's Russian Tortoise. He will be dropping it off for us to take care of while they are in Disney for the next 8 days.

Pack to go to my parent's house for the weekend (yep, the tortoise is going too). Going black Friday shopping with mom & DH, while my DSister takes care of the boys. I must be crazy!

That's about all. Happy Turkey Day to you all and safe shopping if you are braving the masses this weekend.
__________________
ME : DH : DS9 DS15 DS19

tyniknate is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 08:40 AM   #6
morgansmom2000
DIS Veteran
 
morgansmom2000's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Perpetual State of Confusion
Posts: 12,978

I'm working. When I got here there was no heat. It is now working. Shoot! I wanted to leave early! (I probably will anyway, but even earlier ).

I hope you all have a great day tomorrow. Enjoy your families and be thankful for all you have.
__________________
(DH) (Me) (DD)
morgansmom2000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 09:11 AM   #7
Reddy
Scrapbooker
 
Reddy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 4,339

Good morning everyone
is it bad I was looking for a week-end thread?? it is always a week-end thread when it is 9am & in my PJs & checking the board
DH goes in late so I haven't started on the sewing room but I got priate Mickey & Minnie(red-head) glued together need to post Mickey to blog since he is new.
I"m going to make me another cup of coffee & get started on laundry - got to get it put up today usually leave most of it on the sewing room bed
Sister is suppose to come over later & let me go get my paycheck & run over to HEB

Tomorrow is going over my Grandparents (grandpa is 91) same thing we have done for most of my life - DH has gone since he meet me
__________________
Reddy DH DS 18 : DS 17
Reddy Redo
Reddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 09:21 AM   #8
mommy2mrb
Mama to a Princess - But I'm a Scrap Princess
But you wouldn't need the clothes if you had the hot man
 
mommy2mrb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Beautiful PNW - Everett WA
Posts: 16,770

Good Morning!

P & PD to anyone in need

safe travels to all coming and going today

since the only thing left on my Nov to-do list is getting Megan's artwork done and work on Aug trip scrapping, I'm calling it done! prints aren;t coming in until next week and no way I will finish up the trip

today:
girls to Jazz choir
finish stuffing xmas cards
finish xmas wrapping - megan wanted to do it last night, so we will have gifts under the tree on Friday
get PT voice tapings set up and emailed out to parents
read over & vote on new condo assoc changes - want to raise our HOA dues
double check grocery list
p/u megan 1215
lunch out since they don't get fed on short days
h-cut for megan
grocery store
dinner - french dip
PT and ballet

have a wonderful and thankful day and weekend everyone!
__________________
Me-Lisa DH-Jim RIP 1/12/10 Our GoofyMan~Our Heart's 4ever in Haiti DD-Megan 14
Please check out & support www.BeLikeBrit.org in memory of my DH

mommy2mrb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 09:53 AM   #9
bigsis1970
Eating and Drinking our way around the Food & Wine Festival Sept 26 - Oct 4 2014. Loves being Hunny to the Hubs. On the way to losing 1/3 of myself.
 
bigsis1970's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Standish, Maine
Posts: 7,427

AHHH Morning everyone, we are almost to the LONG weekend for some of us (me included!) I was supposed to be on Vacation all of next week with Hubs but had to move my days around for my mom's surgery so I'll work M , T and 1/2 day Wed while he sleeps in! Boo, oh well.. I am glad for a short week this week and short week next week

My DD arrived safe and sound - she droppped a friend at his house then visited another friend (who just found out she is 2 mo along - not sure what she is going to do) then she went to her dad's about midnight. I'll see her a bit later today.. YAY.. Nan don't you just love the stories they come home or call with..

Prayers and PD to who need it ..

I love that Always quote.. it's so true...

today I'm working
stopping at grocery store for Pizza for dinner, eggs for the cheesecake and apples to make some homemade applesauce for us and to bring to Thanksgiving.
picking up Ds at Hockey
home for Dinner
then we'll clean up and Hubs will make the cheesecake and when he is done I'll make the applesauce.
clean up again then just relax
as much as I enjoy cooking/baking I'm sort of glad I only have a moblie home and can not host Tday at my house. I'm ok just bringing whatever you need me too.. LOL

Happy and safe travels to all heading out in the next few days..

I am Thankful for the friendship I have with ALL you ladies.. Enjoy Michelle

ps I hope to get some scrappipng done but I'll be out black friday shopping then DS has his first couple hockey game of the HS season on Sat but IF I can get it set up then I can just drop by my desk and do a few things here and there - so not making my goal this month
__________________

Our family: Me - Michelle & DH - The Hubs DD -Princess B DS - Buddy Welcome home Hunny 11/26/13


8D/9D for the Food & Wine 9/26-10/4 2014! OMG I went 3 Times in 2012 !!
Trip #1 With DD 4/7-4/14 2012!! Trip #2 With Work 4/29 - 5/2 2012!! Trip #3 Just Me and the Hubs! Hubs 1st Trip 5/2 -5/7 2012 !!
Homeowners = Aug 18, 2011
R.I.P ( Race In Peace)Uncle Bub 06/05/2010 /Bandit RIP 4/1/1997 - 10/2/2013 / Copper RIP 2/1/2001 -9/23/2011/XO miss you all
bigsis1970 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 10:10 AM   #10
JohnsonsLoveDisney
DIS Veteran
 
JohnsonsLoveDisney's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Port Orchard, Washington
Posts: 4,304

Good morning ladies!

Hope everyone has a great holiday weekend!

DD#1 is up and out.

DD#2 and #3 are getting ready.
Need to wake ds up.
DD#2 to bus

Put crib mattress in van.
DD#3 to school
Drop crib mattress off
Po run?
Store for milk, cheese. Hope its not too crazy.
Pick DD#3 up
Home
Meet DD#1 at bus-half day today
Lunch

Pick DD#2 up from bus
Work on items for $1 auction. Have ideas, got my awesome gift card holder to work. So excited. Love it.
Get photographed and emailed
Figure out dinner

DD's to dads.
Have DD#1 bake something. We normally do pies but my mom isn't doing them till after dinner and I don't feel like driving out there to pretty much turn around and come back, since I have to do it tomorrow, then Friday for rehearsal, then sat for the stupid wedding. Waste of time and gas this weekend. Ohh and I'm supposed to bring girls in at 11am for hair on sat when wedding isn't till 3. That's just asking for cranky kids. And I've repeatedly told them that neither girls hair holds a curling iron curl. Soooo they have to be wrapped the night before. Errrgg!
Pick DD#s up
Home
Relax
Maybe a movie
Bed!
__________________
Rachal, Awesome DBF and 3 crazy girls! and 1 bouncing baby boy!

Disneyland Trips, Aug 1987,Aug 2001, May 2004,April 2007, July 2007, July 2008,March 2009, Dec 2010 DisneyWorld Trips April 1992, April 2005,April 2010,Dec 2012
Etsy Id: EJMKDesigns

Last edited by JohnsonsLoveDisney; 11-21-2012 at 06:59 PM.
JohnsonsLoveDisney is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 10:21 AM   #11
mommy2mrb
Mama to a Princess - But I'm a Scrap Princess
But you wouldn't need the clothes if you had the hot man
 
mommy2mrb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Beautiful PNW - Everett WA
Posts: 16,770

little change in plans....Megan's BBF mom called and asked if Karly could come home with us today...so taking both girls to lunch and errands then back home and they will join us for dinner
__________________
Me-Lisa DH-Jim RIP 1/12/10 Our GoofyMan~Our Heart's 4ever in Haiti DD-Megan 14
Please check out & support www.BeLikeBrit.org in memory of my DH

mommy2mrb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 11:51 AM   #12
disney-akj
DIS Veteran
 
disney-akj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 2,236

Home and my list is almost done. A few last minute things to pack and then a quick trip to Old Navy before DH gets home.

I discovered several years ago this Black Friday Trick with Old Navy. You go in before the craziness begins, and buy the sale items that you want at full price. Then simply bring in your receipt on Black Friday and they give you a price adjustments with sale prices. I love doing this because then you don't have to dig through crazy piles of clothes not to find the size you need as well as juggle through a lot of people. I know other stores do it as well. You still have to go into the store, but at least you can go straight to the register. Shhhhhhh!!! Don't tell too many people my secret!!

Happy Thanksgiving Ladies!!
__________________
Me DH DD DD DS
disney-akj is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 12:01 PM   #13
tyniknate
DIS Veteran
 
tyniknate's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 2,732

Quote:
Originally Posted by disney-akj View Post
Home and my list is almost done. A few last minute things to pack and then a quick trip to Old Navy before DH gets home.

I discovered several years ago this Black Friday Trick with Old Navy. You go in before the craziness begins, and buy the sale items that you want at full price. Then simply bring in your receipt on Black Friday and they give you a price adjustments with sale prices. I love doing this because then you don't have to dig through crazy piles of clothes not to find the size you need as well as juggle through a lot of people. I know other stores do it as well. You still have to go into the store, but at least you can go straight to the register. Shhhhhhh!!! Don't tell too many people my secret!!

Happy Thanksgiving Ladies!!
That's a great idea! We did that at Wal-Mart last year. Found the stuff we wanted to put on layaway and did so in October. Then waited until they or another store ran a sale and went in and price matched it. We knew we were getting everything we wanted (video games, 3ds and such) without fighting crowds and found a sale price or black friday sale on everything we had.
__________________
ME : DH : DS9 DS15 DS19

tyniknate is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 12:33 PM   #14
morgansmom2000
DIS Veteran
 
morgansmom2000's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Perpetual State of Confusion
Posts: 12,978

Yahoo! The boss told me to leave. I always follow orders
__________________
(DH) (Me) (DD)
morgansmom2000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 12:44 PM   #15
Poppins2000
DIS Veteran
 
Poppins2000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Homestead, FL
Posts: 1,235

Afternoon all,

A Thanksgiving miracle - my DH somehow got the next four days off! Soo, we will be heading to Vero Beach in the AM (vs. Friday) to have Turkey dinner with our Canadian Besties (who have just landed in Orlando!). While I had planned to make dinner here today (with leftovers for Thursday) - I'll make our Turkey on Monday

Today:
Once over the house
Finish packing
Wrap besties Christmas presents
Pay bills
Scrap
Order pizza for dinner

Hope everyone has a great day and a Happy Thanksgiving

Becky
__________________
Next Trip: November SSR
2014: Kidani MLK Wknd, SSR Princess Wknd, May GFV-OKW-Eastern on Fantasy, Paradise Pier @ DL
2013: POR-OKW & DVC Member Cruise, SSR with Dad, BWV Scrap Expo, Barcelona ABD Escape & Med Cruise, OKW Mickey Jingle 5k, Christmas at SSR
2012: AKL-Dream to Bahamas-BLT, BWV, OKW, VBR, OKW, VBR, Dine/Dash @ SSR, Turkey Day at Vero Beach
2011: BCV-Wonder Panama Repo, SSR x 2, AKL, CSR
2010: Wonder Double Dip, CSR-Birthday Trip, YC, AKL, BC, SSR
2009: Magic to Tortola, VWL, POR, POLY, BW
2008: Magic Eastern Caribbean, ABD Emerald Isle, WL, SSR
2007: Joined DVC 06/07, POR, DWNTWN DIS, GF, SSR
2006: Moved to FL -Yippee! POP, Westgate, POR, Christmas at AKL
2005:Magic Western Caribbean, 2004:Wonder to Bahamas, 2003: DWNTWN DIS
2002: CBR, 2001: Honeymoon @ WL,1977-1998: HS Trips, Solo and Girlie Vacations
August 4, 1976: 1st of many trips to WDW!
Poppins2000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

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

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:14 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.