Thursday, June 6, 2019

Pictures from my Phone & Weekly Distractions

You guys--people are mad right now and I can't hold them off any longer. All of a sudden in the last couple of weeks I've had multiple Strangers out of the blue write concerned and angry messages about where the hell the Traveling Snuggie ended up. I was hoping y'all would forget about it if enough time passed because I was too scared to tell you that THE TRAVELING SNUGGIE GOT STOLEN BY TERRORISTS. I think. Or it just got lost. All we know after extensive investigation is that it is missing due to the fault of no one except for the terrorists somewhere near Iowa or Ohio or one of those states that decides all our elections.

I've been thinking for a while that we should just start a new Strangerhood of the Traveling Snuggie quest but I haven't done it yet because lazy and tv and eating. So, you need to tell me if I should make this happen again.

And now, your Pictures & Distractions:
With tons of help from our friend Emily, we finally fixed up my dad's 1968 bike.

Flowers from the yard.

Happy pride and stuff.

Crap to distract you from whatever you're supposed to be doing:

Meg is eating a lot of burgers.

We talked about childhood movies we rewatched as adults to very different results.

D-Day vets parachute into Normandy 75 years later. Thanks, Michael.

Shaolin Kung Fu from above. Thanks, Liz.

I recently discovered Best of Nextdoor. Here's a roundup of some of the greats.

From The Onion. Thanks, Meg.

Come find us on The Facebooks.

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~It Just Gets Stranger


  1. Of course the Snuggie again. Start in Nebraska. We have never ever ever decided an election and we need something. Amy Rose

  2. I wasn't a reader when the snuggie first took its journey, so yes, please!

  3. I have been waiting for the Return of the Snuggie. I'll need to update my address though.

  4. You seriously have to ask??????


    yes please

  6. How is it even a question if we need to restart the Strangerhood of the Traveling Snuggie?! I’m pretty sure I checked in on it twice myself. I demand snuggies covered in strangers’ germs and possibly bodily fluids?

    ALSO HAPPY PRIDE!!!!!!!!!

  7. I would totally be in this time around, so def yes.

  8. Start a new one! I'm in one of those states that determine the next election and as such, I {sarcastically} demand a new snuggie, pretty please. I had so many plans for it when it showed up in my mailbox. So, so many.

  9. The Snuggie made it to me, but I’d be happy to host it again. Unfortunately it’s starting to get really hot here, so I won’t be able to take long, romantic strolls wearing it like I did last time.

  10. Ohio says yes! One more time!

  11. OF COURSE MORE TRAVELING SNUGGIE AND MORE TAMI! Is that even a question? Oh wait Tami wasn’t on the table this time?? Well I still stand by my supportive comment.
    Also your yard make pretty flowers *heart eyes*

  12. And thank you for finally addressing the crisis of the Snuggie. America can rest easy again.

  13. Definitely restart the snuggie adventures!

  14. Please Snuggiehood! I gotta update my address but PLEASE