kasey (allthingsshiny) wrote,
kasey
allthingsshiny

  • Mood:
  • Music:

call me scrooge.

So the Christmas party last night was fun. I may have drank way too much. I took up residence near the bar, and was included on several rounds of shots that were had. Plus my mixed drinks - unremarkable tasting, but stronger than i expected. Michael said that i didn't offend anyone that i worked with, but i know i pissed him off by getting way too drunk, and i feel bad for that.

I do feel that i served my punishment this morning, by finishing my christmas shopping in a crowded Target, listening to wailing children (the one stomping through the electronics department, screaming "but i want it! i want it! i want it!" was particularly notable), and christmas songs. trying to find age-appropriate gifts for children i barely know was fun too. I got lost looking for the tiny section with books. Wrapping paper was $4, and barely was enough to cover four gifts. The total cost was shocking, but i put it all on my target card so i can defer christmas over a few months. All of this was accomplished with a raging hangover - the kind where the sun is painful and noise echos inside my skull.

It was also unseasonably hot - it's december 17, and it shouldn't be hot at all, right? it's bad enough that it's so hot in the summer out here, but i thought we got a break for the winter ...

Speaking of breaks for the winter ... i wish i got one. Both Michael and I are working five days next week, and i'm supervisor for three of the shifts that i'm on. With my favorite tech, who i'm sure will be in a great mood, since i do know that i wasn't all that nice to her at the party last night. I'm still trying to put a monterey trip together for michael and i, but we still don't know if he has the time off.

I've planned to do nothing tonight. i may take a nap, work on some knitting, make myself a nice dinner. Kelly taught me to crochet the other night, so i've been doing a bit of that as well. There are two new pregnancies in my extended family, so i think i'm going to start on baby blankets.

So one of the doctors has this dog, Koji. He's a super cool dog with very funny hair. The doctor wanted to make his mohawk purple, and i had some extra hair dye, so ...



it's been a mostly positive reaction, and the dog seems to like it.

oh, and this ...
Maine Coon
You are a Maine Coon! You are larger than life, a
gentle giant. You are independent, but very
affectionate with your friends and family.


What breed of cat are you?
brought to you by Quizilla
Subscribe

  • whores and triforce

    I did the socially responsible thing this morning, and took my neighborhood whore cat in to the shelter to get spayed. I've been trying to catch her…

  • viva la river

    In 24 hours, I'll be here: View Larger Map I need it, so bad. Charles can't go with me and I'm sad. It has been a stinky two days at work.…

  • 9 1/2 fingers

    The river was all fun and games, right up until i removed the tip of my right thumb with a cheese grater.

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments