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Friday, October 21, 2011

This and That

 Somebody had to put ice on her hand because she was trying to do a trick on her bike. The trick was to ride her bike FAST, then grab onto a tree branch and let the bike keep going.  The bike kept going, but the tree branch was a little large.... and somebody fell on her finger.  :)
 Erika has been a busy girl, learning a new crochet stitch.
And this is our garage sale find. We had to get a new filter, and that rock thingy in the middle.
I was commenting to Mike how much things have changed.  We purchased the fish tank last week. We took a few days to research what to do, and then we have made a trip to the pet store to look at fish and filters and have our water checked.  And now, a week later we will be getting fish.  7 months ago, Miss Alli would not have been able to handle the wait.  She would have been curled up in a little ball of misery. 
But today, she is enjoying each step.  She has really handled the WAIT, very well. :)  And TODAY, we are getting FISH. :)

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

at least she is smiling...

Unknown said...

Wow, she is way more patient than I am! I can't wait to have my puppy home with me.

Tracy said...

Clever move that, I am sure she wont do it again!

Anonymous said...

That's a pretty crochet thing, Erika. (I don't really know what to call it. Cloth?)

Annie said...

I like that crochet stitch too!

And, I wouldn't handle the wait that well.

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