Tuesday, September 28, 2010


Let's let the numbers tell the story...

517 The time my alarm clock went off this morning

607 The time I actually got out of bed (sorry for the 9x snooze button Patrick)

0 The number of times I showered this morning : \

120 The number of seconds I cooked my pumpkin pie oats in the microwave this morning

Pumpkin Pie Oats:
1/2 cup unsweetened vanilla soy milk
1/4 cup old fashioned oats
2 tablespoons canned pumpkin
1 tablespoon agave nectar
1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice

19 The number of minutes it took me to get to work in the pouring rain

2 The number of times I screamed through the car window at people who blocked my lane near the Holland Tunnel- grrrr

4 The number of times I let out an audible "mmmm" while eating my tofurkey, tempeh wrap for lunch today

1 The number of times I told someone NOT to stick his tongue in the fan today

800,000 The number of words our top 7th grade reader has read this year so far : )

17 The number of minutes it took me to prepare this fried rice and grilled daikon dinner

6 The number of times I nearly chewed my arm off while waiting for it to cook

11 My current stress level on a scale of 1-10 -please excuse the meager post...


  1. Al and I laughed out loud when reading this post--our lives are like this too!Augghhh. Anyway, we definitely are going to make the pumpkin pie oats. yum!

  2. My mom told me they looked like barf but I have to say they were the best oats I have made to date ; )