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Needs must when you don't have a microphone stand!


Thursday, February 21, 2013

So, We Sing Robbie Williams arrived in the post today, and we excitedly plugged in the microphones and had a good singalong to such classics as Kids, Somethin' Stupid, Bodies etc

Then we decided to switch to Guitar Hero, so Tara could play guitar and I could sing. Also good fun, belting out Jet (Wings) In The Shadows (Rasmus) and Losing My Religion (REM). Then my throat decided it needed a rest, leaving Tara wanting me to hold the microphone so she cound sing and play guitar at the same time!

Well, I love her dearly, but I have better things to do than be a microphone stand, so it was time to figure out an alternative. We needed something free standing, and tall enough to attach a mike to.





I think I've got it



Enter my Christmas pressie!


Remember my new mop?





Well, it already has several uses with all its attachments - mop, glass cleaner, garment steamer, carpet cleaner, etc.


Now it has another use...


as a microphone stand...





It just needed a little parcel tape to hold it in place!





Happy Kidling, and a happy Mummy!
Who could ask for more?

Hugs,
Lex xxx
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SUNNYBEACHGIRL 2/23/2013 9:30AM

    Too clever I will look at my electric broom with more respect

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SENATOR9 2/22/2013 8:27AM

    Pretty smart.multi-used

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NEW-CAZ 2/22/2013 2:59AM

    Lex that sounds like a lot of fun. I sing-a-long to Robbie every morning when I go on my constitutional.
Yesterday I had Knebworth Live on, so the background base was awesome. emoticon

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2ABBYNORMAL 2/21/2013 11:52PM

    I enjoyed reading your blog and the pictures are great to go along with the story.
It made me smile.
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ARTJAC 2/21/2013 10:55PM

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LOVESLIFE48 2/21/2013 5:49PM

    Very cleaver! Love the way your mind works! Happy mom, happy child! What more could you ask for!Hugs Lyn

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BOVEY63 2/21/2013 5:11PM

    What fun, and very good use for the mop.
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Tara is adorable!

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PROVERBS31JULIA 2/21/2013 5:05PM

    Brilliant!!

I take it "parcel tape" is roughly equivalent to "duct tape" here stateside??

We do all kinds of "reverse engineering" all the time!!

INGENUITY! that's us, the Sparksters!!

Julia

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CHICCHANTAL 2/21/2013 3:38PM

    Honestly Lexie, the titles of your blogs sometimes give me quite a turn emoticon

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TLG71567 2/21/2013 3:31PM

    I love your sense of humor. Thanks for sharing with us.

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CARLA-216 2/21/2013 3:24PM

    emoticon Genius! emoticon

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