Monthly Archives: October 2003

Green Meadows / Halloween

By | Wednesday, October 29, 2003 at 9:51 am

Yesterday I helped chaperone Kevin’s Kindergarten class for a field trip to Green Meadows Farm. We had a great time, got to pet, hold and visit lots of animals, ride the ponies, took a hay ride, had lunch, and even got to pick pumpkins out of the pumpkin patch to bring home. I’ve posted a… Read More »

Still Motion

By | Tuesday, October 28, 2003 at 6:24 am

A friend of mine sent me a very disturbing illusion today. I thought I’d share it with you. It’s amazing how the mind works and what it can do when challenged. I couldn’t believe it myself, so I loaded the image into Animation Shop and yes, it is just one UNANIMATED frame! It’s a large… Read More »

Origin of Halloween

By | Sunday, October 26, 2003 at 12:27 pm

Does anyone know why Kenosha and a couple other surrounding towns are having trick-or-treat on October 27th?? The kids have Thursday and Friday off school next week anyway, so even if they were trying to maintain the “safety” hours of 1-4 pm it would have been fine to keep it on the 31st. Every other… Read More »

Spooky things

By | Tuesday, October 21, 2003 at 11:53 pm

Kevin’s all revved up for Halloween. He’s got his Incredible Hulk costume ready, complete with talking Hulk Hands, and he can’t wait to get out there and show it off. Speaking of Halloween, you should check out our favorite collection of Halloween decorations all in one haunted yard! That’s the kid that greets you at… Read More »

Live commercial

By | Monday, October 20, 2003 at 11:30 am

I think I saw a commercial last night. No, not on TV, on Highway 50. As I was driving home from Union Grove on the highway I came up behind one of those Mitsubishi SUVs. It was black in color (just like in the commercial) and believe it or not the flip-down tv screen was… Read More »