HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO Pea @ Pea's Corner!!! She's having a Fae Party...we're all attending, even in costume. I'm there too....it's a blast!

Also, today, I've been tagged errrr, ummmm, mooned!!! Dear fellow blogger of blogland, Thom, decided to give me a pumpkin for Halloween...And now, in lieu of the holiday season and for the CAUSE...I tag MOON, ummmmmm, let's see.....Who shall I moon? Let me think on it...I'll get back to you. [In other words, SCROLL DOWN!!!!!]

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For Ruby Tuesday I'll post the photo [sorry for being so blurry, tho] ---a red plastic spider goblet that I bought at the Dollar Store for Halloween. Actually, I bought two. Then, the same day, at the same store, I bought a package of the battery operated flickering lights and added one each into each goblet. They both sit at opposite corners of an end table in the dining room, surrounded by the seasonal webbing.

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TAG!! You're it!!
Consider yourself mOOned...big time! Anybody that is here today! But...

The rules only state that I cannot tag the one who tagged me first. So, Thom you just stay away 'cause I've been known to toss a few pumpkins now and then!!


Pea...since it's her birthday today, it's a given!!!
The "G" Man - just 'cause.
Nessa...she says to me she LOVES Halloween. Well, How Scary is this, then?
Tina - she's a sweety...hope this isn't too offensive!
Mary - she loves Halloween too. [besides, it was HER birthday yesterday..this is just the frosting on the cake, right?]
Lenore - 'cause her blog name, Lenore, is so POEtic for this time o' year!!!
ABRAMYANS - this, my friend, is as close to witchy as I can get for you...and you thought Halloween was fun? Think again. [kidding]


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You Have Your PhD in Men

You understand men almost better than anyone.

You accept that guys are very different, and you read signals well.

Work what you know about men, and your relationships will be blissful.

Oh and...what a game The Rockies and Phllies had last night. A close one. Up into the 8th inning when Colorado went ahead. By two!! Then....in the ninth. The Phillies scored THREE! And Brad Lidge [a former Astro] closed again for the Phillies...keeping my Rockies at bay. It just wasn't going to happen. The Tie!...nope, nope, nope. FOR THE LAST 16 years that I've followed them from home games in Denver to Spring Training in Tucson...I say once again "There's Always Next Year"! Dang.

POSTED: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 5:20 A.M.


  1. Oh my goodness, what a howl! I must send that 'moon' to the Hubs! haha! Aren't we having a great time at Pea's party?! She throws a good party for us each year!

    Always enjoy reading your posts!

  2. That is a great idea for the spider goblets. I think I will see if our dollar store has any. I think I'm all set with the pumpkin moon...ewwww...

  3. Your posts are always so interesting, thank you.

  4. The blurring you referred to adds to the glowing effect.

  5. Hi Anni!! HA! HA! HA!.. and some MORE HA's!!!! It looks like painting the back of Charlie Brown's head must have inspired SOMEBODY here!!.. But his/her "big-A'd" sense of humor took it just a step (or so!) FARTHER!!! (0; Don't know that I can forward this though. I work for a church, and while I DO think this IS very funny!.. I'm not so sure it would be smiled upon by my employer(s), should one of them see it! Thanks for my morning giggles though!... Love the spider goblets!! If I wasn't packing, I'd be running to buy some for HERE!.. I hesitated to take the quiz, as I know MYSELF WELL! Ha! Ha!.. but I thought "Let's be adventurous". I'm wondering if a tad bit of bitter resentment clouded my thinking, and rose to the surface. No, not ALL men are the same!!.. (0; As I'm SURE I should KNOW this, I only rated a "STUDENT"!! I was told to let loose my hold on "him"... And I did just THAT, HAPPILY, ages ago!! Ha! Ha! Ha! Well the laughs were fun! I've got to get busy packing again. There is so MUCH here to do, it's scaring me! Have a good day! ~tina

  6. What a wildly exciting blog! Thanks!

  7. Whoa, I never thought I'd get mooned on my birthday! LOL Thank you so much for the birthday wishes, dear Anni:-)

    So many wonderful causes out there and it's great to see that no matter how poor the economy is, people still dig deep in their pockets to make donations.

    I've seen those spider glasses at our dollar store and what a great idea to put one of those candles inside of them! Only you would think of doing that:-)

    I did that quiz and here's what I got....

    You Are a Good Student of Men
    You're pretty good at knowing what men are thinking
    But you're not dead on 100% of the time
    Let your guy off the hook sometimes... because you may be reading him all wrong!

    Hmmmm...I need to learn more I guess!! lol xoxo

  8. mooning now are we?????? heee heeee heeeee, what a delight though. and any cause for things with paws is a good cause says i...

  9. That's a great Ruby Tuesday photo! I never would have guessed it was plastic. :)

  10. I have the same result as you in this quiz ! we are men experts, lol ! I like your spider glasses, disgusting, hehehe !

  11. A Moon? For ME?

    *sniff* At my age...Someone still wants to throw some ass my way...*sniff*

    Much Obliged...G-Man

  12. A most worthy cause. And I love the pumpkin pic :-)

  13. cool shots! u are really gettin ready for the halloweeen season :)

    u may view mine if u have time

  14. Hootin' Anni strikes again! I almost spewed my tea when I got mOOned!
    I like those little flicker lites from the Dollar Tree too.

  15. Wow, this one was good for more than a few giggles; but since my 7 checks out the pics on my blog each day there will be no mooning there.

    Great choice of causes, I adore the pink swat guys.

    Calico Contemplations

  16. Anni, you have outdone yourself on this background - I love it!!!!

    Great post today! Ha! You made me laugh...


  17. Hahahaha, I love your entry, esp. the pumpkin lol!

    Thank you so much for commenting on mine!

    Oh can I ask a favor from you please???

    I am trying to generate some support for our daughter. I entered her into a Smile Contest, so if you could please cast a vote for her, the contest runs until October 31st so your vote would be so much appreciated. To cast your vote, please go to this link. Please look for Jillian Rylie Cottrill. Thank you very much for all your help!

  18. LOL thanks for the early morning moon shot!!

  19. Haha, great post! Love the spider goblet, that is really neat. Stopping by for Ruby Tuesday!

  20. You sure did look dressed up at Pea's party and I must say it looks like everyone had a great time.
    It also looks like lots of food.
    I enjoyed reading your post.
    Sorry about your Rockies.
    Have a great day.

  21. Anni,

    I've been mooned. LOL That is so cute and funny too. Love it.

    I was very impressed to see the football players wearing pink a week ago Sunday when Dwight was watching the game. Pink are bands, some wore pink runners and more...all to promote breast cancer awareness. Brandon couldn't believe they would wear pink. I told him it's only a colour but the significance is very important.

    Have a wonderful day and thanks for the moon.


  22. Ooh, that is scary. Anni, you're a hoot!
    Mama Bear

  23. Anonymous10/13/2009

    Anni what a smart idea about the lights in the goblets two instant scary lamps!
    very cool!

  24. hi anni...so nice to hear from you again.
    you always have such nice things to say!
    i just love this goblet and it doesn't look blurry to me..
    it kind of reminds me of the christmas lights that mom golden used to put on the tree every year when the nine golden children were just little kids.
    i think that it would be very nice for you to use at christmas anni...maybe buy a few more!

    that punkin is a bad boy,,he needs a pair of trousers drawn on him!
    i will never forget the day that bernie, when we were first married had a ned zeppelin record called "stairway to heaven" and it had a picture on the front of a bunch of little boys climbing up a stair way and their bums were bare.
    well, i took a magic marker and fitted them each with a nice pair of blue jeans!!
    have a great ruby tuesday dear anni.
    you sound like such a fun person.!....love terry

  25. great cause and yes real men do wear pink

  26. Lots of fun here :)

  27. You have way too much fun, Anni! Beautiful spider goblets. Aren't dollar stores great places to shop? Thanks for the Halloween treat!

  28. Thanks for stopping by for a visit. I'm going to be back and look around a little more but first I have to get that 'moon' punkin out of my minds eye...;o)

  29. Anonymous10/13/2009

    Happy Birthday to Pea. I hope she has a great birthday. Ah, real men to wear pink. What a grat cause. It's like my friend Kelley and her daughter that did the run in Houston. Gotta be proud of canyone that does that for Cancer Research. Love your Ruby Tuesday entry. Its real pretty. *me ducks from flying pumpkins being tossed by one funny lady especially ones that look like this one LOL.

  30. I thought it was going to be some clever way of naming your tag, I didn't realize I would really be getting Mooned! Wow was that scary! Now that is one I might have to steal for my Sunday Spookies!
    Great ruby tuesday, I like the slightly blurred photo, it gives it more of an eerie feeling!
    Happy RT!
    If you'd like to stop by my blog I'm at Cake Crumbs.

  31. I love your goblet!! what a great idea for Halloween with those tiny lights inside.
    I don't know about that pumpkin....;)
    Happy RT, mine is here!

  32. Great picture Love the lights. I think I need to visit our Dollar store. Wonderful idea Anni.

    Feel free to come back and visit.

  33. DC was VERY unhappy at the end of that game!

    Thank you, Anni, for not "mooning" me!

  34. What a fun post! And I loved the photo for RT (the dollar store??!) You are ever so talented--I'll be back to see what you're up to :O)

  35. Pretty blog. Thanks for dropping by.

  36. Exceptional and scary hahah

  37. Hey Anni,
    It's Lenore and you've mooned me but I'm not sure what I'm supposed to do.....just put it down to that I'm new at this blog business!
    Please let me know.

  38. I like your treat on the side bar, it is so cute.

  39. OMG! That moon cracks me up! LOL

  40. Hey, those are really nice spider goblets!

    Thanks for checking out my entry. :)

  41. AWESOME post!
    Love your HEADER☺
    oh and that pumpkin butt, HILARIOUS LOL

  42. i got that butt pumpkin a couple of times in emails. that is VERY scary.

  43. Aren't those little flickery lights cool. So much easier than lighting tea lights every night and safer too! I have them in several candles holders for halloween!

    My Ruby Tuesday

  44. Too funny!!! You surely made me laugh!! Thank you sooooo much!


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