Wednesday, September 20, 2006

TT # 11


Thirteen Things on My Desk

Yeah... ok ... it isn't an exciting one this week. I'm hungry. I have Taco Bell waiting for me. I was in a room with 27 3-6 year olds tonight for an hour. My brain is fried.

1. My phone. Woo Hoo!

2. A $ 1 Play Money Bill.

3. Well... here's something that wasn't there earlier. My Weight Watchers book full of stuff. I think Ace is trying to tell me something there...

4. Dried pineapple tidbits. Hey... there's a reason that WW book is on my desk.

5. A purple marker that was pried from the Monkey's grasp a few days ago when she came back with it, and about 10 marks on her legs and arms. Thank goodness it is washable.

6. My Iriver and headphones. But I don't listen to it.

7. A giraffe that Queen Bee made at a Vacation Bible School last year.

8. A goals book that I made ... and that the Monkey used the purple marker in.

9. A watch that hasn't worked for years.

10. Oooo... there's that favorite pen of mine ... I've been look all over for you!

11. Batteries. Don't know if they are good or bad or indifferent.

12. The comb I used for my horse's mane and tail.. when I owned a horse in COLLEGE! I don't know how it made it back here, but it is sitting right here, next to the lamp. I have caught the Monkey trying to comb her hair with it on occasion.

13. Two Immodium AD tablets. Because ... you just never know...






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51 Comments:

Blogger The Little Woman said...

You are right...you never know - bad batteries, WW books, and dried pineapple can do bad things...evil thing.

My boring TT is up.

9:57 PM  
Blogger FRIDAY'S CHILD said...

Those are lots of things on your desk. Do they all belong there? (Lol).
My TT13 is up too on commitment.

10:03 PM  
Blogger Laura said...

lookie, lookie! blogger will let me comment this week!
thanks for visiting my tt this week and reminding that i need to clean my desk.
laura

10:03 PM  
Anonymous kristarella said...

I know how you feel, I wasn't even going to do a 13 this week. The horse's brush is funny.

10:03 PM  
Anonymous Janet (fondofsnape@gmail.com) said...

LOL that's alot of stuff!

10:14 PM  
Blogger Knitting Maniac said...

Oh please. That was only HALF of the stuff on my desk!!! ;)

10:24 PM  
Anonymous Courtney said...

Ugh, that is a reminder that, I, too need to clean my desk. And I have AT LEAST 13 empty cans of Dr. Pepper on it! Great list, and thanks for visiting mine!

10:29 PM  
Blogger Janene said...

It's great that you have Taco Bell waiting and the WW book on your desk. I did WW for a while a few years ago ~ it worked, but I think it's only because I switched to Diet Pepsi because I wouldn't give up the 4 points for a can of Regular.

Mine's up ~ Have a great Thursday.

10:39 PM  
Blogger angela said...

Love lists like this...insight into the "real" person;-)"...I too, need WW...or something. Started exercising last week and have been eating like a total pig...I think my metabolism is up...but why waste that one losing weight if I can just eat 24 hours a day? sheesh. But I digress...

Cute list. Enjoy yur taco:-)

10:43 PM  
Blogger -R- said...

It is funny that you found things you didn't even know were on your desk as you were making this list.

11:09 PM  
Anonymous Anthony said...

Gotta love the Immodium. I'm a Pepto guy, myself.

The anarchist would say, "Thirteen Things My Desk is Under". :)

11:27 PM  
Anonymous Jenny said...

I've got several of those books with purple marker all the way though them...my favorite bible is one of them!lol!! Just reminds me to praise God for my blessings!!

Thanks for sharing!

11:41 PM  
Blogger Tracey said...

My sons left an empty potato chip bag, that's about the most unusual thing on my desk.

1:10 AM  
Anonymous LOUP said...

I used to work for a municipal office -- I often wondered if Immodium AD helped with diarrea of the mouth.
I would have brought that stuff in by the truck load if it had.

Great stuff

2:58 AM  
Blogger Incog & Nito said...

Oh yes my desk has too many things on it and most without explanation.

4:22 AM  
Blogger Duchess said...

Don't you just love finding those hidden treasures! I know every once in a while I clean off mine, usually when I am missing something.

WOW is right on the 10 kids! Thanks for the comment.

5:38 AM  
Blogger Pass The Torch said...

HA! Too funny! I would be seriously afraid to even start a list like that. Looking around my desk right now? It would be about 10 pages long.

5:58 AM  
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6:16 AM  
Anonymous Robin said...

Thanks for being in that room sister!
Check me out! check me out! I did it ALL BY MYSELF..
your little girl is growing up!

7:22 AM  
Blogger Candy Minx said...

The horse comb is hilarious...it's amazing how a desk is such a special place to leave something. I think its because we are always using our desk and it has so many transitions...stuffing something on the desk means "it's important" but I'll put it away when I feel like it, if its on the desk...it doesn't have to be organized right away or something.

I love the lists about purse contents and desk contents so much...always makes the internet feel so real!

Thanks for stopping by my blog!

See ya around!
Cheers
Candy
http://gnosticminx.blogspot.com/2006/09/movies-in-chicago.html

7:27 AM  
Blogger Nathalie said...

And here I was, thinking my desk was full :)

Great TT!

7:42 AM  
Anonymous Write From Karen said...

I laughed at the Immodium tablets. Thank God for that stuff .. I'm just saying. lol

Your desk sounds a lot like mine! Only ... I'm not sure where mine is. *grin*

Happy TT!

7:48 AM  
Blogger Carmen said...

hope you enjoyed the taco bell!

7:58 AM  
Blogger lrlwreath said...

I love the last one, bad batteries....they are always laying around my house and I have no idea if they are good or not.

Great TT.

8:39 AM  
Anonymous ali said...

he. great list!

what's an iriver?

8:58 AM  
Anonymous colleen said...

I have two little plastic frogs that I arrange in poses. Other than that it's cluttered with all the regular junk!

10:06 AM  
Anonymous Silver said...

Whoo, great list :) Happy TT!

10:07 AM  
Blogger Sadie said...

Really good list, and a crowded desk! Thanks for visiting my TT!

10:25 AM  
Anonymous Jenny said...

Love this TT. I concur with the general consensus that Immodium rocks!

10:46 AM  
Blogger The "Mind" said...

Wait until she advances to the Sharpies. It drives me nuts to find Sharpies everywhere and look at my oldest only to see his arms spattered with gigantic swaths of black from having marker fights with his friend. Ugh.

Mine TT is finally up. Blogger wouldn't let me post any pictures. Stupid thing.

11:02 AM  
Blogger Tink said...

Interesting list! I have a lot on my desk too, perhaps I'll steal your idea some time.
Thanks for visiting my TT!

11:07 AM  
Anonymous Cheysuli said...

You are amazing. I have far more than 13 things and don't even know how I'd sort out 13 things on my desk. Oh--the woman thinks it's her desk and she says number one is a big fat Chey behind... Isn't she rude?

11:13 AM  
Blogger Goofy Girl said...

Looks like some fun stuff, and the normal sort of the desk stuff! Cute list. Thanks for visiting me!

11:18 AM  
Blogger Shannon said...

I don't even want to look at what's hiding on my desk.

11:39 AM  
Anonymous N. Mallory said...

Mmmmm Dried Pineapple bits.

I'll trade you lemon drops, 1/3 an iced pumpkin cookie, or an unopened snack back of baked doritos for some dried pineapple bits.

Happy TT!

1:04 PM  
Blogger The GateKeeper said...

Oh, you so succeeded in making your desk sound interesting.

1:16 PM  
Anonymous Amy said...

Love your T13, I wish my desk was as exciting as yours. I only have mail and a phone. Bleh. Happy Thursday!

1:43 PM  
Blogger Chaotic Mom said...

Any real money on the desk? And how is the Goals Book doing? I need one of those!

I've posted my Thursday Thirteen. Enjoy! ;)

2:15 PM  
Anonymous Kailani said...

Don't you wish there was a way to check your batteries? Sometimes when I'm changing them, I forget which ones were the good ones and end up dumping all of them! So wasteful!

2:29 PM  
Blogger Happy0303 said...

Don't you wish there was a way to check your batteries? Sometimes when I'm changing them, I forget which ones were the good ones and end up dumping all of them! So wasteful!

2:29 PM  
Blogger Colleen said...

You make me laugh. Even a simple post like that. Its a crack up. But, maybe you should take 5 and clean it up. LOL!

3:59 PM  
Blogger Tanya said...

A lot like my desk. And I'm craving taco bell now :)

5:22 PM  
Blogger Zeus said...

Those are some original items on your desk. I wish I had something notable on mine! Don't spend all of your play money in one place!

Happy Thursday to you, and thanks for visiting me!

5:26 PM  
Blogger YellowRose said...

My desk has lots of things on it, some I have no clue how it got there! Cute list! Happy Thursday!

5:55 PM  
Blogger Southern Girl said...

It's unbelievable the things we find on our desks, isn't it? Sometimes I look around mine and it scares me a little. hee!

Thanks for visiting my TT!

7:04 PM  
Blogger Bellezza said...

I am forever interested in the details of people's lives; they make up the bigger picture. I think your idea was interesting afterall.

9:02 PM  
Anonymous Domestic Geek said...

Quite the spectrum of odd objects there! Is your watch fixable? Happy TT!

12:15 AM  
Anonymous Barb said...

I should have thought of this topic, with all the junk on my desk!

My TT is up.

1:18 AM  
Blogger Nadiah Alwi said...

It must be a big one, your desk :D

Happy TT!

2:00 AM  
Blogger Darla said...

Isn't it amazing the things that end up on your desk for no good reason?!

2:35 AM  
Anonymous Stephanie said...

Good list! Hope you enjoyed the Taco Bell, and didn't #13

1:48 PM  

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