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Ramblings and Best in Show

*This post was written last night and updated this morning. See #4.

1. The word Sexy Nerd was referring to in his recent, ridiculous Quote of the Day was flexitarian. Oh! Sadly, it took me over a week to think of this.

2. I've researched and researched and have my heart set on the Canon EOS Rebel T1i. It's on sale at Target right this very moment. I called all 6 stores in our area (okay, so Santa Fe and Rio Rancho are not technically our area, though says otherwise) and there is only ONE left anywhere. Why aren't I on my way this instant? In my pre-Sexy Nerd days, I wouldn't have thought twice about going out at 9pm. The store is open for almost another whole hour! He's such a worrier. He doesn't even think I should try to go before work tomorrow because I might get stuck in traffic and be late. Sheesh!

3. I'm going to go before work anyway. Think positive thoughts for me and my fellow Albuquerque drivers (an ideal thought would be that they all stay home!)

4. Choosing a handful of Best in Show nominees is a tough job. Did you see all those Not "Baaad" links? They're all so magnificent! Methinks I may have gotten in over my head here. This week's nominees are TBD.

New & Improved #4. The nominees are below! Yeah, I can't let down my snazzy readers and linkers-up (yes, "linkers up".) Here is the badge to help bring in nominees:

Do you get to take a badge? Scroll down to find out!

5. I've been enjoying Anne of Green Gables on CD, which I checked out from the library. I had never read the book, but I have been to Prince Edward Island and really should have at least researched it before my trip. I must say, books on CD are the way to go. I highly recommend Anne of Green Gables, but even more highly I recommend the CD for A Confederacy of Dunces. You'll laugh so hard that your commute will just melt away. There is one problem with checking out books on CD from the library though, at least here in Albuquerque:
 The books on CD are for everyone! Can we please learn to take care of things, Albuquerque? The CD skipped so badly that I have no idea what happened in the haunted woods. And how, may I ask, did mud get onto the CD?

I really hope it's mud...Now, onto the nominees!

Can't Stop Making Things made me laugh with her solution for what to get the person who has everything.

Little Rays of Sunshine cooked up a cute Easter treat.

The Tattered Tag came up with a simple solution for a boring front door.

Frugal Follies whipped up a batch of Double Chocolate Hamantaschen. I'd never heard of Hamantaschen before, but I'm fair game for double chocolate anything!

The Silly Pearl taught how to make fun fabric necklaces.

Great job, nominees! Voting (upper right sidebar) will run until this Sunday or so. Don't forget to take your fancy schmancy nomination badge (above). Congratulations!

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