Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Did You Know Tuesday...Luck of the Irish Edition

Let's get right to the "Did You Know" fun, shall we?  

DID YOU KNOW...
that I have been blessed by the luck of the Irish lately?  I have won 3 giveaways in the last two weeks!! Check me out!  I won an $80 gift card to CSN Stores from Otin...a $25 Gift Card to Krogers from Polka Dot Moon (who has a very cool etsy shop btw...) and this morning I won a $60 gift card to CSN Stores from Shannon over at It's Trickey!   I'm hoping this arrives any day now!


DID YOU KNOW...



that this photo of Catherine (who looks psychotic here) and her dance teacher, Caitlin (whom she adores), was taken only an hour before Irish Dancer Girl came down with major illness and had to leave her dance competition?  She could only complete 3 out of 8 dances, poor girl!  We had to high tail it back to Tucson for recuperation asap!  She's doing much better now, thank goodness!

DID YOU KNOW...
that I HATE clowns?  (my evil sister sent me that magnet a while back...grrr...)  My sweet friend Meg shared this little goodie with me...


(amen to that!)  I was checking out Scope's blog and discovered that the
that the first week in August is National Clown Week.  {{{shudder}}}  He shared this "lovely" clown dinner portrait with his dear readers.  What followed after that portrait has caused me nightmares for days! 

Go here to check it out...seriously...(well wait until you're done with my post, then go there because I have an important announcement to make!)



Did You Know...

that today is Teen Caveboy's 14th birthday!!!  Happy Birthday, Connor!!!!! You are the most amazing son in the entire universe! I love you!
(you know you're probably getting that red velvet cheesecake...don't you....)

XoXo

20 comments:

Shannon said...

Thanks for the shout-out! :)

Happy 14th to Connor!

PS... Can you save me a piece of that cake? YUM!

Randi Troxell said...

yea!
i really don't like clowns either and i really really HATE that clown pic... NO COOL..

Annie said...

Such good tidings to hear! Who doesn't like to win something? hmm? As to the clowns...crreeeepppyyy!

Kristina P. said...

Ick! Clowns don't always scare me, Unless they are meant to look evil.

Me (aka Danielle) said...

I'm not a huge fan of clowns. They don't scare me, so much as I don't find them amusing. They tend to be a bit creepy.

Hope your Irish Dancer is on the mend and Happy Birthday to Caveboy!

Jenners said...

That Clown Last Supper picture is the scariest think I've ever seen. And it looks like Pennywise -- the clown that still haunts my dreams -- is front and center.

Gee, thanks Dawn.

blueviolet said...

There is not one good thing to be said of a clown!

Happy Birthday to your son!!!

Ashley said...

Happy birthday to Connor!

Unknown Mami said...

I was so happy when I saw that you won Otin's giveaway! You deserve all the good luck coming your way.

Dapoppins said...

I think you need to send me proof that red velvet cheese cake exsists. You can just send a piece over night in the mail...be sure to keep it cold.

Eve said...

Happy birthday to teen cave boy!! :)

Whimsical Creations said...

Happy 14th to your son!! Hope he enjoyed his cheesecake.

=( sorry your daughter got sick during the competition. Glad she is feeling better.

Tonjia said...

Happy Birthday teen cave boy!!! I am a day late, but better late than never, right?

And so sorry to hear about Irish Dancer Girl, hope she is feeling better soon.

Just for the record, clowns are very creepy!!! just ask Stephen King. LOL

Kristen Andrews said...

wow you are very lucky that is a lot of loot!

Mother Mayhem said...

Why o why did I watch the dancing clown video? I would have been okay if I just hadn't watched that. EEP.

Have belated happy birthday wishes for the boy! :o)

Kim said...

How can your son be 14 already? Wasn't he just born a couple years ago?! ; )

Creepy clown pictures . . . shudder . . .

LT said...

Happy Birthday to Teen Caveboy! So sorry to hear that Irish Dancer Girl couldn't finish her competition, glad she is feeling better now!
I don't like any of the clowns shown either....just spooky!

otin said...

I hope that you used all of that giveaway money to buy Conner a gift! lol

Happy Birthday to him!

Lesley said...

OMG...that clown pic is quite um...freaky?...Isn't there a crappy horror movie about clowns...glad I.D.G. is feeling much better...and Happy Birthday to Caveboy.....and can you hand some of your luck my way?

Lesley said...

OMG...that clown pic is quite um...freaky?...Isn't there a crappy horror movie about clowns...glad I.D.G. is feeling much better...and Happy Birthday to Caveboy.....and can you hand some of your luck my way?

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