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WHERE WERE YOU LAST NIGHT? - nette onclaud's Blog

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BIO SKETCHES:

Location: north node of pisces in past lives

Characteristics: moon-angel, summer gypsy

Philosophy: in life and love, don’t settle for less than 100%

Greatest sin: can do nothing for a day and stay in the “ now”

Education: a student of life on earth and outbound

Style: blend of classic and eclectic

Strengths and weaknesses: shadows chasing light; light chasing shadows

Luxuries:  inner spirit dancer, theater actress, educator, painter, poet, interior designer

Addictions: diet coke, rare collections, travels around the world

Unforgettable scene: pathways of Prague in Czechoslovakia around dusk

Claim to fame: the world's worst typist


WHERE WERE YOU LAST NIGHT?


Blog Posted:2/9/2014 3:02:00 AM


i'm a friday-saturday girl who enjoys a  fun nightlife, whether this be a quiet coffee chat with friends, a  rockin' rolling gig in a  bar , or time for cruising the park/ promenade..

 

something about these thousands of lights everywhere wakes me up and allows me flow!... ohh, the moon and stars hanging above can turn the magic up!

 

last night, while i was dressing up to meet my former college students for a  reunion-- in  my LBD ( little black dress)-- i felt  dizzy from a flu relapse... ewwwh!

 

 


 to save my night, i roamed  near my place and had a dose of  juicy steakburger with a neighbor at HATCH 22.. the light indoor music made me feel better ( wow for the instrumental 80s beat ).. 

 

by 9 pm, i was home-- too early for an owl like me!.. taking my LBD off, i was  back in my jammies!.. i tell ya, i missed two special events this week; i was so looking forward to these.. NOT!... spent my thursday in the hospital room for bloodworks, ECG, x-rays, and all those  insane stuff!


so, how was last night ?.. where were you?... bring it on!.. i want to get out of this RUT !..:)


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Date: 2/14/2014 5:15:00 PM
Blog posted on 2/9 and today is 2/14 and so what if I'm late? For the past few nights I've been practicing the art of couch potatoing watching basketball on ESPN and the Olympics, mostly the women's events. Men's figure skating? Gimmie a break! Women's? Oh yeah! Sorry if I'm being sexist here but I'm a man and it can't be helped...I prefer women's tennis to men's too so there!...Hatch 22 huh? Wonder what the were hatching? I'm quite sure it was an evil plot to undermine me and ruin my reputation and no, I am NOT paranoid either...
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Date: 2/10/2014 11:33:00 AM
I was home last night. ...was a little tired after Saturday night. So I watched "The Walking Dead" and went to bed early..;)
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Date: 2/10/2014 2:48:00 PM
I think you're thinking of Dawn of the Dead. This is a TV show on AMC. It's one of the few that I actually like to watch.
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:17:00 PM
hi caleb, hope you had a fun time... that movie was an oldie if i remember right; saw it on cable... stay warm!.. huggs
Date: 2/10/2014 11:32:00 AM
Hey nette.....I'm still not myself after this crazy flu either....a month later....I was in my favorite recliner watching the winter Olympics..:-) :-) :-) :-) love your fun blog..
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Date: 2/10/2014 1:15:00 PM
yayy, donns.. still feeling weird after my relapse.. like you, i just lounge around.. i need more jammies!.. take care, ya hear?.. huggs
Date: 2/10/2014 5:43:00 AM
Your blog title caught my attention. I was on my comp for a bit to fix a poem for Roy J. Later, I sent a long-time friend off to the airport on a chilly hour, but all was good! Don't you hate temporary goodbyes? Nice one, Nette!
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Date: 2/10/2014 1:19:00 PM
yes, brief farewells can be sentimental... how nice of you to have brought your friend to the airport, perhaps for more chats along the way.. huggs!
Date: 2/9/2014 6:31:00 PM
I don't remember! : D still recovering from a hangover.
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Date: 2/10/2014 1:20:00 PM
you naughty devil, hahaha.. ruben, are you sober now?.. huggs
Date: 2/9/2014 3:06:00 PM
I was going to sleep and saw your blog..Where I was ?I was watching the Malta song for Europe contest yesterday.Today I was out for a picnic on such a windy with sun spells morn..with friends I had since school days..Im 36 now..So We ve been friends since eleven yrs old(since forever : )Now Im watching American idol and reading ..erasing some old poems of mine that really suck..But am sleeping early.Tomorrow is a holiday {St Paul`s day}on the isle and I intent to wake up early and enjoy the day.Goodnight dear..lovely blogB-)
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:22:00 PM
hello, charms... i like your evening-- so full and productive.. enjoy the holiday!.. huggs
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Ruben O.
Date: 2/9/2014 6:17:00 PM
Happy St. PAUL day! : )
Date: 2/9/2014 3:02:00 PM
- Young and free as a bird ..... enjoy yourself, Nette !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:23:00 PM
i'm sure you are doing well, anne.. any new trips with arild soon?.. fly like a bird!.. huggs
Date: 2/9/2014 12:05:00 PM
I'm only able to cook my Mom square meals on the wkend...so I slow roasted St. Louis Ribs at 250 degrees for 5 hrs. at her apt. last nite and finished them with organic bbq sauce (I don't like high fructose corn syrup) boring, but satisfied Ma got some fat and protein in her ..she has lost about 40 lbs. since her last stroke...jimbo
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James Marshall Goff
Date: 2/11/2014 6:47:00 PM
Thanks friends!
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:26:00 PM
ohhh, the chef is brewing something good.. sounds delish to me, jimbo.. mom must be happy!
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David Williams
Date: 2/10/2014 5:49:00 AM
Jimbo it's nice to hear you are taking care of her, so many do not...David
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James Marshall Goff
Date: 2/9/2014 8:36:00 PM
Thanks Ruben! She's a trooper! Put aside her walker tonight, and back on her cane! Go Mom!
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Ruben O.
Date: 2/9/2014 6:29:00 PM
I meant: sending my best wishes to your Mom.
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Date: 2/9/2014 6:15:00 PM
Sending your Mom my best wishes, James.
Date: 2/9/2014 11:44:00 AM
you make me long for my single days. I did poetry soup and then watched a bunch of shows while I ate my sunflower seeds in bed. hahaha (very few calories in them compared with popcorn!)
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:29:00 PM
andie, sunflower seeds can be so addicting like peanuts... we have those here, reeally salty and yum!.. huggs
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Ruben O.
Date: 2/9/2014 6:14:00 PM
: D still with the sunflower seeds! You crack me up! You really love them. I have the same dependence with the pistachio ... so, I don't buy them! : D
Date: 2/9/2014 11:39:00 AM
You sound like my Mom, lol. I had a swell time considering that it was my first time to be the maid-of-honor in a cousin's wedding. Felt so nice in a vintage gown with floral band on my hair! It was a memorable night for me!
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:33:00 PM
carly, lol.. or a nagging wife/ gfriend? wow, haven't gone to wedding for sometime now.. pretty you!.. huggs
Date: 2/9/2014 10:08:00 AM
You wanna know the truth? I had to go overtime since the tyrant in the office had to leave for a biz trip.I like this blog but not the pressure from last night's work! It's bridge game for me later with the guys; my wife needs a piece of me so I'm bringing her to this cosmetic fair(?).
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:40:00 PM
yikes... take a leave and play more, leon.. huggs!
Date: 2/9/2014 8:34:00 AM
Where was I? Same place I am every night: AT HOME LOL! In my jammies watching cartoons while snuggled up with my fur babies and my partner, Ricky. My life is the antithesis of exciting lol But I'm happy for the quiet life now; I got all my partying out of me in my 20's. I've gone form wild to mild ;)
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nette onclaud
Date: 2/10/2014 1:47:00 PM
that's what i call LIFE, chan... my nightlife can be just as mild though i have a few of those rockin' weekends... huggs!

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