Archives for March 8, 2012

5 people I would invite to dinner {dead edition}

The game is back for round two.

WHO would you invite to dinner if they were not resting in peace???

Here’s my guest list:



Yes yes yes.

Oh how I loved this man.

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Laura Ingalls Wilder

I am a prairie girl at heart so we would totally get along.

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Lucille Ball

She’s a funny one, that Lucy.

And beautiful too.

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Princess Diana

Oh, Diana.

What I would give to have you at a dinner party.

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Shel Silverstein

He’s probably one of the coolest people of all time.

Just sayin’.

And just because I can’t help it, here’s some of my very favorites:


If you are a dreamer, come in.
If you are a dreamer, a wish-er, a liar
a hope-er, a pray-er, a magic-bean-buyer
If you’re a pretender, come sit by my fire
for we have some flax-golden tales to spin!
Come in! Come in!



All the Woulda-Coulda-Shouldas
Sittin’ in the sun
Talkin’ ’bout the things
They woulda coulda shoulda done…
All the Woulda-Coulda-Shouldas
ran away and hid
from one little Did


The Little Boy and the Old Man

Said the little boy, “Sometimes I drop my spoon.”
Said the old man, “I do that too.”
The little boy whispered, “I wet my pants.”
“I do that too,” laughed the little old man.
Said the little boy, “I often cry.”
The old man nodded, “So do I.”
“But worst of all,” said the boy, “it seems
Grown-ups don’t pay attention to me.”
And he felt the warmth of a wrinkled old hand.
“I know what you mean,” said the little old man.



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Up next week: {fantasy favorites}