Welcome to the Quilting Board!

Already a member? Login above
To post questions, help other quilters and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our quilting community. It's free!

Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 20

Thread: Somedays I it just doesn't pay to get up

  1. #1
    Super Member Quilty-Louise's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Blog Entries

    Somedays I it just doesn't pay to get up

    Have you ever had one of those days where you wonder why
    you got out of bed? much less wake up to begin

    Well it is proving to be one of THOSE kind of days for me now.
    Well everything started out just fine, cleaned the kitchen, took
    a shower got dressed left to go to the store to do some shopping
    (sadly not fabric or anything fun like that). Remembered that
    I had not ate yet today so I decided to stop off at the little cafe
    up the street from me, order a glass of ice tea, and small plate
    of french fries.

    Yvette (the server) brings my fries and the Heinz 57 sauce to
    me (I like to dip the fries in it). As usual I "shake" the bottled
    only to discover to late that the cap was NOT tight on the bottle
    just "sitting" on it, Heinz 57 sauce went flying EVERY where mostly
    on ME, hair, glasses, shirt, pants, INSIDE my shirt (that one mystifies
    me). walls, table, everywhere but ON the fries go figure.

    Yvette comes over with extra napkins, wet towels, and poor girl
    is TRYING not to laugh helps me clean things up, but when she
    was going to help me get it out of my hair she lost it and so did

    I proceeded to eat than came back home to take yet another shower
    so I am calling that shower #3 in 90 minutes. I am almost afraid
    to try to make it to the store now wondering what will happen next

    Just thought I would give y'all a laugh for today (at my expense).

    Have a HAPPY (or better than mine) Tuesday.
    Last edited by QuiltnNan; 09-18-2012 at 11:03 AM. Reason: language
    Louise - Ya-ya to Zachary April 13 2015. I collect mugs from the U.S. and around the world. Also collect handmade pincushions, sewing/quilting themed fabrics, and fabric in general.

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    kannapolis, nc
    That sounds like something that would happen to me. Sorry you're day got messed up but glad you took it with humor. Everyone is too serious these days.

  3. #3
    Super Member Jazzmyn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    New Mexico
    Laughing with you NOT at you....LOL!! Everything happens for a reason and you & Yvette just needed to have a Good laugh together!!

    Hope your day has gotten better and your trip to the store was unevenful.
    Got-to Love those Dachshunds!!!!!

    Quilters STITCH Together!!

  4. #4
    Super Member MaryMo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    yes, do hope your day is going so much better .... but I, for one, think Heinz 57 accents/perfume is perfect for shopping.
    Make it a scrappy happy day!

  5. #5
    Power Poster
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Ontario, Canada
    I did not want to get out of bed today because I knew I had a dentist appointment. Well $338 dollars later and my face is frozen and I wished I'd stayed in bed. Can you imagine the fun I could have had with $338 in the fabric store instead?

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    So glad you could laugh at all this Louise. I hope your Wed. is better! m

  7. #7
    Super Member coopah's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Horse Country, FL
    Blog Entries
    Well, at least that won't happen again, because you'll check the lid from now on!! Hopefully, the rest of the week will be better! At least you are clean! LOL
    "A woman is like a tea bag-you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water." Eleanor Roosevelt

  8. #8
    Super Member alwayslearning's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Central Florida
    Thanks for brightening the day of a lot of people! How is the color red on you, anyhow? Today, if I am given lemons, I can remember, it could have been Heinz 57! Thank you so much.
    "Only those who know enough is enough can ever have enough." Lao Tzu

  9. #9
    Super Member jbj137's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Duncan, SC, 29334 USA
    Blog Entries
    I have had a few of those.
    J J
    J J (jbj137)

    I am a G.R.I.T.
    G = girl R =raised I = in T = the S = South

  10. #10
    Super Member chips88's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    kershaw,south carolina
    i have also had bad days but i will check caps on ketchup and heinz 57 ect. when im eating out from now on...

Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.