| Register  | FAQ  | Search | Login 
It is currently Wed Apr 16, 2014 12:23 pm

All times are UTC - 6 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 14023 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358 ... 561  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Tue Oct 30, 2012 3:27 pm 
Lime and a Coconut
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:42 am
Posts: 2386
Location: Smugville, CA
Planning on hanging out tonight with a sweet guy who makes me smile and says wonderful things to me (because he means them and not just cause he's trying to get my pants off). We're going to eat junk food and watch a corny Halloween movie and cuddle with doggies.

_________________
"Maybe Miley just needed to have her anal glands expressed?" -Tofulish
Sews Before Bros


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 12:14 am 
Fair trade, organic mistletoe
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 12:52 am
Posts: 3506
Location: Toronto
Pi. wrote:
I gave notice at my job today! It's official... I'll be done at work on 11/26 and leaving Boston by 11/30! Vancouver, here I come!

What will you be doing in Vancouver?

_________________
"I'd rather have dried catshit! I'd rather have astroturf! I'd rather have an igloo!"~Isa

"But really, anyone willing to dangle their baby in front of a crocodile is A-OK in my book."~SSD


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 1:08 am 
Lactose Intolerant...Literally
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Sat Apr 16, 2011 11:13 pm
Posts: 680
Location: Seattle, WA
Went to Molly Moon's with one of my roommates and got homemade vegan ice cream. So. Freaking. Good.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 1:23 am 
Huffs Nutritional Yeast
Offline

Joined: Sat Sep 08, 2012 1:26 am
Posts: 107
My little sister is having a baby girl! So excited. Half way there.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 5:01 am 
Should Write a Goddam Book Already
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 18, 2012 4:25 am
Posts: 1038
Had a potluck and clothes swapping party with the derby girls at my place yesterday. <3

I haven't known them for very long, and none of them are particularly familiar with veganism, but they all took care to bake or buy vegan things, and we had a wonderful buffet of things to eat. Also, I ended up with tons of great new clothes: jeans, sweat pants, 2 dresses, a college baseball jacket, a sweater and some cute scarves for in my hair. (Getting great new clothes for free: Best Thing Ever for someone as broke as me.) Also, my deeply beloved green trenchcoat which I never wear found a loving home with one of the others.

Oh and the clothes nobody wanted got taken to the donation bin, so despite having hosted a party, there's no mess at all. One load of dishes, and that's all. Also, Moos was the best kitty ever. I was afraid that he'd be totally scared by the noise and mess of 12 clothes swapping women in my living room and/or that he'd eat half the potluck, but he wasn't scared at all, had all the ladies pet him into oblivion and only managed to devour a tiny piece of quiche.

_________________
The night is dark and full of turnips.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:23 am 
Brain Made of Raw Seitan
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:44 pm
Posts: 1276
Location: Boston, MA
lillianp wrote:
Pi. wait, whaaat? I missed this! Permanent to Vancouver?? (Have fun!)

Maybe not quite "permanent" in Vancouver, but it will be home base for a while. It was a sort of quick decision that I managed to keep fairly quiet about until I f'real decided.

j-dub wrote:
Pi. wrote:
I gave notice at my job today! It's official... I'll be done at work on 11/26 and leaving Boston by 11/30! Vancouver, here I come!

What will you be doing in Vancouver?

I'll be living on a sailboat, learning to sail, travelling, and going on many adventures, hopefully some of which will soon involve sailing to far off places! I have a feeling I'll be away from Vancouver as much as I'll be in Vancouver. I met a Canadian (complete with cute accent), we fell in love, and we are going to have an awesome life of adventure together!!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:20 am 
Invented Vegan Meringue
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 3:30 pm
Posts: 3970
Location: north-east of windmill central.
5 days with my guru in Houten! Fantastic. Completely, totally, wonderfully fantastic.

_________________
ॐ लोकः समासतः सुखिनो भवन्तु
http://www.embracingtheworld.org


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:08 pm 
Has it on Blue Vinyl
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Fri Dec 03, 2010 2:43 pm
Posts: 2190
Location: Wet and Windy Wiltshire
My grandmother is moving down here in two weeks. She's currently in a home, that she hates and is all wrong for her, relying on my aunt who, to put it bluntly, is finally running out of goodwill and it's all gone a bit sour. She's been looking after her for a few years, but it's all been a lot of work for her as they don't live that near to one another and don't get along all the time.

Instead, she'll be here in a nicer residential home near two relatives (my uncle and myself), with my mother (her daughter) coming up to stay once a month to do Lady Shopping and see her and my other aunt is only two hours away. Hopefully, this will all be a much better arrangement.

My granny is super-cool, also. She's very intelligent and has a nice, sharp wit. When she met my boyfriend, within two minutes they were drinking whiskey together after she'd dismissed his politely complimenting the pond in her garden by saying that it was just full of duck shiitake. My mother thought she was going to say something racist (he's half-Welsh, half-Chinese and she's of a certain generation) or homophobic (although she's not in the slightest), but no, she gave him some whiskey and they started chatting.

This has all been a long time coming and I'm so glad she'll be near me/us. As much as I love my family, they/we are all a bunch of borderline sociopaths.

_________________
dropscone - "Ack, I'm no help, I just like to imagine as many people as possible eating roast potatoes."


Last edited by Gulliver on Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:17 pm, edited 3 times in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:12 pm 
Invented Vegan Meringue
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 3:30 pm
Posts: 3970
Location: north-east of windmill central.
Hope so, too, Gulliver.

_________________
ॐ लोकः समासतः सुखिनो भवन्तु
http://www.embracingtheworld.org


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:17 pm 
Should Write a Goddam Book Already
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2012 9:37 pm
Posts: 1084
Location: Western Mass
I got paid, and Chinese food is on the way. On an unrelated note, there must be something to intuitive eating, because I weighed myself and found I lost 4 pounds. So I'm feeling good.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:51 pm 
Plays The Sims 2 religiously
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:20 pm
Posts: 6754
Location: Portland, OR
So far, well, I made a pumpkin pie milkshake. (Also, I just put all the ingredients in a mason jar and shook vigorously, it worked amazingly!)

_________________
i would schmear marmite on a moist scrotum for Mars. - interrobang?!
"Not everything." ~ mumbles (1973-2013) - mumbles


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 7:00 pm 
Lime and a Coconut
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:42 am
Posts: 2386
Location: Smugville, CA
Holy crepe, I want a pumpkin pie milkshake!

I've had a great day- I'm housesitting two blocks from work (sleep-in craziness!), have two cute doggies in adorable costumes, the team I've supported since birth just brought home their second World Series trophy, and woke up next to a wonderful man who is doing his damndest to make me fall head over heels for him. Everything's coming up Milhouse!

_________________
"Maybe Miley just needed to have her anal glands expressed?" -Tofulish
Sews Before Bros


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 7:37 pm 
Should Spend More Time Helping the Animals
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:35 pm
Posts: 6418
Location: Norristown, PA
Mars wrote:
So far, well, I made a pumpkin pie milkshake. (Also, I just put all the ingredients in a mason jar and shook vigorously, it worked amazingly!)


What did you put in it?

_________________
Man, fork the gender card, imma come at you with the whole damned gender deck. - Olives
Did you ever think that, like, YOU are a sexy costume FOR a diva cup? - solipsistnation
blog! FB!


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:10 pm 
Seagull of the PPK
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Tue Oct 19, 2010 6:46 pm
Posts: 7196
Location: Brasil
WATERMELON AND BORSCHT

it has been so hot here the last few days (weather broke this evening, violently, and it's cooler now, but it's been unseasonably hot here). Cold watermelon and cold borscht have been sooooo refreshing!

_________________
Buddha says 'Meh'.--matwinser
I'm just a drunk who likes fruit. -- Desdemona


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:31 pm 
Has it on Blue Vinyl
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:49 pm
Posts: 2119
Location: Lehigh Valley, PA
Electric!

I was able to get a hot shower this morning at a friend's house... went to work, where they apparently never lost power... cooked some hot food at another friend's house after work... then got home to find power and internet even at my house!

Now to catch up on all the homework I wasn't able to do all week.

_________________
Louzilla Lovegood Letters | Dumbledore's Vegan Army
Don't have a cow, man.


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 1:22 am 
Plays The Sims 2 religiously
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:20 pm
Posts: 6754
Location: Portland, OR
choirqueer wrote:
Mars wrote:
So far, well, I made a pumpkin pie milkshake. (Also, I just put all the ingredients in a mason jar and shook vigorously, it worked amazingly!)

What did you put in it?

Vanilla Ice cream of choice, canned pumpkin purée, milk of choice, cinnamon, allspice. It was so good. (I also scooped the ice cream in thin shaves so it would be easier to shake in)

_________________
i would schmear marmite on a moist scrotum for Mars. - interrobang?!
"Not everything." ~ mumbles (1973-2013) - mumbles


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 3:24 am 
Kitchens Planning Manchester
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Thu Oct 21, 2010 2:18 am
Posts: 2566
Location: England
Sam Seaborn retweeted me.

_________________
http://cookingtheveganbooks.com


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 5:36 am 
Seagull of the PPK
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Tue Oct 19, 2010 6:46 pm
Posts: 7196
Location: Brasil
mom's got her power back already!

_________________
Buddha says 'Meh'.--matwinser
I'm just a drunk who likes fruit. -- Desdemona


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 9:03 am 
Has it on Blue Vinyl
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Thu Apr 14, 2011 6:10 pm
Posts: 2153
Location: Midlands, UK
Organic fruit and veg delivery - delicious apple, and pretty good pear even though I don't like them that much as a rule. Lovely heirloom tomatoes too. Well worth the money, especially since I didn't have to lug it home from the shops and I'm supporting small local businesses.

_________________
"The lack of obstacles between me and cake is one of the best things about being a grownup for sure." - coldandsleepy

"and by "load of facts" you mean a bag of flaming poop, right?" - supercarrot


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 8:30 pm 
Should Write a Goddam Book Already
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2012 9:37 pm
Posts: 1084
Location: Western Mass
This coffee I'm drinking right now. After-work coffee tastes fantastic.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 10:11 pm 
Dead by dawn
User avatar
Online

Joined: Tue Oct 19, 2010 9:54 pm
Posts: 7435
Location: Seattle
I did 20 pushups off my toes. I used to not be able to do one!

_________________
facebook
"The PPK: Come for the pie; stay for the croissants." - tinglepants!
"Cockblocked by Richard Branson- again!" - Erika Soyf*cker


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 10:14 pm 
Asked Santa for a pony
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 9:29 pm
Posts: 2803
Location: Portland
Monkeytoes, I am impressed!

_________________
The Noochy Noodle, my personal obsession with discovering the worlds greatest vegan mac and cheeze


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 10:31 pm 
Invented Vegan Meringue
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 3:10 pm
Posts: 3802
Location: St. Louis
Two of my classmates decided to drag me in to the projection booth so we could all watch really stupid youtube videos together. laughed until I couldn't breathe. once again the best part of all my days are the rad people I get to spend all my time around.

_________________
Space has stared into the tiny syrup holes of our shame and it does not judge us. - Amandabear

I have a blog: http://upthefolks.tumblr.com/
art: http://upthefolksstudio.tumblr.com/


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2012 11:56 pm 
Should Spend More Time Helping the Animals
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 2:35 pm
Posts: 6418
Location: Norristown, PA
Gulliver wrote:
My grandmother is moving down here in two weeks. She's currently in a home, that she hates and is all wrong for her, relying on my aunt who, to put it bluntly, is finally running out of goodwill and it's all gone a bit sour. She's been looking after her for a few years, but it's all been a lot of work for her as they don't live that near to one another and don't get along all the time.

Instead, she'll be here in a nicer residential home near two relatives (my uncle and myself), with my mother (her daughter) coming up to stay once a month to do Lady Shopping and see her and my other aunt is only two hours away. Hopefully, this will all be a much better arrangement.

My granny is super-cool, also. She's very intelligent and has a nice, sharp wit. When she met my boyfriend, within two minutes they were drinking whiskey together after she'd dismissed his politely complimenting the pond in her garden by saying that it was just full of duck shiitake. My mother thought she was going to say something racist (he's half-Welsh, half-Chinese and she's of a certain generation) or homophobic (although she's not in the slightest), but no, she gave him some whiskey and they started chatting.

This has all been a long time coming and I'm so glad she'll be near me/us. As much as I love my family, they/we are all a bunch of borderline sociopaths.


Yay for super-cool grandmas! My parents were sure that my grandma would flip out if she found out that I'm transgender, but she was actually a billion times cooler about it than anyone else in the family.

_________________
Man, fork the gender card, imma come at you with the whole damned gender deck. - Olives
Did you ever think that, like, YOU are a sexy costume FOR a diva cup? - solipsistnation
blog! FB!


Top
 Profile WWW  
 
 Post subject: Re: What was the best thing about your day?
PostPosted: Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:36 am 
Kitchens Planning Manchester
User avatar
Offline

Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:28 pm
Posts: 2536
Location: Connecticut
monkeytoes wrote:
I did 20 pushups off my toes. I used to not be able to do one!

Impressive!

_________________
"I never do anything you say, Isa. When I cook from VWAV and it says to add one cup of flour, I add three cups of olive oil! Now who wants some forking muffins??"-ExpiredSanity
Tumblr
Cast Iron & Cupcakes
I guess I have a Twitter now


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic  [ 14023 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358 ... 561  Next

All times are UTC - 6 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Fizzgig, Fleurdenoir, Google [Bot], zwingtip and 9 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
Template made by DEVPPL/ThatBigForum and fancied up by What Cheer