LONKEN's Blogs

My Denise Needles
Tuesday, July 06, 2010      6 comments

Okay, so I asked advice and got one comment so I did a lot of internet research to find out how people liked the different types of interchangeable circular needles. I found that most people loved the Denise brand. So, that is what I got. I was... Read more
Knitter needs advice... interchangeable circulars
Friday, June 18, 2010      1 comments

I've seen on some of the threads that some of you use interchangeable circular needles. So far, I've just be using what I can get at my local supercenter. We don't have any speciality stores near here. So, I've been very limited to the patterns ... Read more
Girls lead Ladies church service
Sunday, June 13, 2010      2 comments

Tonight the young people of our congregation lead church services. The boys lead the men's service in the sanctuary, and the girls lead the women in the fellowship hall. My daughters both took part. My older daugher (age 10) lead the first song ... Read more
The case is over.... but not in my sleep
Wednesday, May 26, 2010      8 comments

The case is over after a full day of trial and a full day of deliberations. It was very difficult to make decisions where the law isn't cut and dry. There are so many words that are supposed to be common sense but really mean so many different t... Read more
No more teaching... just jury duty!
Monday, May 24, 2010      7 comments

Well, It's my birthday; and of course, I got chosen for jury duty. WHY did I have to get chosen for THIS one?!? Not because it is my birthday but because of the nature of the case.... which I cannot discuss. Let's just say I've cried. The trial ... Read more
Just one more week...
Wednesday, May 19, 2010      3 comments

YAWN...... Boy has it been a long week. I've been sub-ing a lot lately. I subed 2 and a half days last week (pre-K and 3rd), and so far 3 days this week (pre-K and 4th). I'm slotted for 4th grade tomorrow, Friday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Mon... Read more
Older daughter in Alice in Wonderland, Jr.
Friday, May 14, 2010      4 comments

Well, I've been waiting for the call; and after calling and leaving a message, I finally got that call. My older daughter was "promised" a major part in Alice in Wonderland, Jr. Well, I wouldn't call what she got a major part, but I would call i... Read more
Hope I did the right thing!
Monday, May 10, 2010      8 comments

I've mentioned on my feed about my little one's playground accident. She fell and ripped her upper lip away from her top gum. The teacher called me, and I went to the school and took her to the doctor. She had to have three stitches to reattach ... Read more
Updates... 4-H / Facebook Video Contest & my friend
Monday, May 03, 2010      3 comments

Thanks to all you who voted for our 4-H club's video on Facebook. We finally got official word today that our county won the contest. Yeah! Thanks! An update on my friend Brad.... He is holding his own, but he is still not feeling very... Read more
My little girl is Baby Bear
Monday, April 26, 2010      4 comments

The Masquerade Theater here has been having a theater workshop for elementary kids for the last several years. My older daughter has been active in that. The first year she was Mrs. Hood... Little Red Riding Hood's mother. The second year she wa... Read more
On Facebook? Please vote for our 4-H club.
Friday, April 16, 2010      3 comments

Hello all, My older daughter and nephews are part of the 4-H club here in Obion County. For the last few weeks, we have partnered with the Tractor Supply Company stores to raise money for 4-H by selling paper clovers. We recently heard of a... Read more
Spaghetti Supper Benefit for Brad
Wednesday, April 14, 2010      3 comments

For anyone in the Union City, TN area, I'd love to have you come out and support my friend Brad who has pancreatic cancer. Saturday, April 17th at the Exchange Street Church of Christ at 420 Exchange Street in Union City, the 1989 class of... Read more
My Award-winning DD...
Sunday, April 04, 2010      6 comments

My older daughter and her father attended the Lads to Leaders convention in Nashville this weekend. It is primarily a competition of Church of Christ children that prepares them to be leaders in Christ's church. My daughter competed in Art Says ... Read more
Dad home; s-BIL still in hospital
Sunday, March 28, 2010      5 comments

My dad got to come home today. The interior stapled area where the appendix was removed was leaking. Dad is on strict bed rest. My step-BIL is still in the hospital recovering from his heart attack and having the stents put in.... Read more
Dad and S-BIL in Hospital
Saturday, March 27, 2010      2 comments

Well, I guess my dad was up trying to do too much too soon. His incision started "leaking" so he had to go back to the hospital today. He is on an antibiotic and strict bedrest. I don't know when they will let him come home. Also, my step-b... Read more

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