Friday, December 25, 2015

Friday 5 for December 25: Todayish

Merry Christmas

From Scrivener's Friday 5 weblog:

1. When were you last up on the house top?

Haven't been to the top of my building. I don't live in a house.

2. What’s a cookie you dislike?

Fig Newtons and anything that has raisins in it.

3. How many people named Carol (or Carole) do you know?


4. How much snow have you got on the roof?

It will be a cold day in hell when that happens in my part of the world - Honolulu, Hawaii.

5. Whose lap did you last sit on, and who last sat on yours?

A: Probably one of my parents decades ago.
B: Not naming any names for the second part.

Friday, December 18, 2015

Friday 5 for December 18: Know How

Been a while since I fooled around with this... but here goes:

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1969 Chevy Camaro

1. What’s something you know how to do beneath the hood of a car?

Open the hood, top off the oil, top off the radiator water, top off the windshield washer water, check the oil, trans fluid, radiator water, windshield washer water, jump start the battery, jump start another vehicle from car battery (without getting shocked), check the battery, remove and install the battery, check the fan belts, but after that, it is time to take the car in for servicing if it needs more.... like alternator replacement, change the oil, other major fluids, spark plugs, etc.

2. What’s something you know how to fold a piece of paper into?

Airplane, boat, hat, and make that four corner numbered square thing (forgot what it is called)..... Plus I can crumple it up and hopefully and accurately shoot the paper ball into a wastebasket without missing.

3. What’s something you know how to do in the outdoors?

Walk, take photos, drive my car, relax outside, the usual, casual stuff.

4. What’s something you know how to do with a length of rope?

Probably tie it. Don't do much rope.

5. What’s something you know how to do with a deck of cards?

Shuffle, play stupid card games, cheat at Solitaire. I don't gamble.