Tuesday, February 15, 2011

You know you want a unicorn postcard...

Tonight is the last night to sign up for the fabulous Unicorn postcard swap on Swap-bot. I don't know why only 5 people are signed up for it (I'm one of them!!) so I just thought I'd give it a shout-out here for any of my readers who are also swap-bot users... who see this in time to sign up... who also want a unicorn postcard...

* sigh *

Maybe I missed the boat on this. I just happen to have a slew of unicorn postcards on hand... tra la la.

On another note, we started with a new cleaning lady today. (Yes, for the first time our lives, my husband and I have hired a cleaning lady, because we are so damn busy that we can't even see each other at the same time, let alone clean the house...) She re-organized as well as cleaned. SHE REORGANIZED MY LETTER PILES. I am really freaking out about that. It is a serious problem and I'm going to have to re-sort them all.

It has been a totally strange day. And I am in a totally strange place in my life.

Is there something weird going on in the stars? Astrologically? Oy.

10 comments:

  1. Can you send me the cleaning lady instead of the unicorn?

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  2. I immediately thought of this NPR story from last week when I saw your subject line. And if I thought I could swing the tight end to send deadline, I'd join the swap just because of that story. But, there isn't enough time to do an etsy buy. I know I haven't a single unicorn postcard in my gazillions of postcards.

    And strange days call for strange beverages. Have you ever had chocolate vodka? It is good for strange days.

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  3. Who would reorganize your piles? I mean, they're clearly already organized in a way that works for you; why would anyone screw with that? Annoying. I'd make sure you talked to her to make sure there isn't a repeat performance. =/

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  4. Oh wow now only I even had a unicorn card (or even magical drawing skills) myself to enter the swap but sadly no :(

    And yikes for the letter reorganising cleaning lady..
    I freak out when I can't find things after my mother helps me clean sometimes. Good thing it's my mother so I can call her and ask if she knows where stuff went ;)

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  5. I'm so glad you didn't say "cleaning woman" (Apologies if you've never seen the movie).
    Best, Jonathan in the UK

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  6. It is one of those days. I can't even imagine having someone organize my letters, my studio, my stuff, in general. yup, chocolate vodka sounds about right.

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  7. I'm no teetotaler, but vodka ain't my thing, chocolate or no...

    Yep. Weird day, weird week, weird month. Trying to hang in.

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  8. Yikes on the reorganization. Hopefully you'll get it worked out!

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  9. I wish I had a unicorn postcard. or a cleaning lady. or even a magic wand or some vodka or chocolate. probably the chocolate would do me more good than the vodka. We had a cleaning person once. she reorganized everything. My husband and I never argued anymore, because anything that was lost... we blamed it on the cleaning person.. We are divorced now. (and best friends) it wasn't about the cleaning. maybe tmi.

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