8/29/11

Ok Monday- C'mon, C'mon, I dare ya!


Ok, maybe I need more coffee but I (almost) love this drummer as much as Neil Peart.

Definately in my Top 20 of Wake-your-tired-@$$-up Monday Music. I never post it: A) because it got overplayed with  Rescue Me (great show) & B) you can't embed a decent version, only some okay live ones. For a balanced sound & better take on this song, click this link to catch the official video.

After a late nite chattering over at the Time Travellers Team sale on etsy, 2 giant espressos & loud music are the only things waking up these insomniac's bones.

Question for you - remember how much you hated getting up for school? Am I the only Mom that somewhat resents having to do it again (not only that- but to do it earlier so that fresh pancakes are on the table when I drag an unnamed sleepy bum out of bed?) - ok,ok feeling petty. Please forgive me - it happens on a Monday.


Sorry i'm so grumpy/sleepy. I want to make sure to thank Xmas Dolly for prodding me into the Spotlight Dance today (without poking I do tend to be a wallflower). And thank my wonderful partner this week, DeniseisRunDMT, for not wincing when I accidentally step on her toes.


Spotlight Dancers


I invite you to play along - post what you are jump starting your week with & then add a link over at Dolly's place.

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On a side topic, it has been crazy busy lately - I'll share details soon. Until then, enjoy this silly cat that my son is completely enamored with


Not a feline fan? Pop back later this week & I'll have something for you.

Until then, have you enter the new random drawing for 3 (yes, three) pendants from Etsy seller LillyBellesJewels ? No, well clickty-click here for sample photos & giveaway details.

17 comments:

  1. Ok, Maru is a quite the entertaining kitty... Thanks for sharing... Hope you have a great week!!! :) http://www.oliviabluemusic.com/2011/08/music-monday-jesus-culture.html

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  2. That drummer is very good your are right!

    The kitty video very cute!

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  3. Congrats on Spotlight Dancer! Love your tunes! and Maru is my kind of cat!

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  4. Now that is one talented drummer!! Congrats on your Spotlight Dance! No wallflower for you today! ;)

    I am SO right there with you on the whole getting up for school thing - and having to get up earlier in order to feed one grumpy Princess Nagger who drags out of bed for school every day... :)

    That kitty is hysterical - I'm going to have to share that with Princess Nagger when she gets home. :)

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  5. Congratualtions on being featured in 4Ms. I loved the link for the pancakes! This is so cool! The best I could do was make some bear faces for our kiddos when they were small. Those days are gone, but I sure do have fond memories and hopefully they do, too.

    I know dragging out of bed is a real bummer, but you get up and make pancakes. I'm impressed! Way to go for you!!!

    Cats are so silly! I just love seeing them do stupid things like this.

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  6. Congrats, you look good there in the spotlight.

    That is one Crazy Cat. How does he get air to breath?

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  7. cute video but the plastic bag really scared me...how did he breathe?

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  8. Hey, grumpy and tired happen, especially on Mondays. But thanks for waking my ass up with this pick, haha!

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  9. I wake up. I'm yawning right now. I do the breakfast and lunch thing at 5am and well I'm just beat. I want to go back to sleep!

    I love preparing his lunch and getting him off full though, but yea. I'd rather sleep in.

    Thanks for sharing your music.

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  10. I'm with you on the getting up early... so not fair! lol The kitty was entertaining and the drummer was really good! :0)

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  11. Love the kitty!!! Congrats on the Spotlight!!!!!

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  12. I forgot to answer your question. My youngest 2 kids started college this morning and commuting from home. They left early and I feel bad I slept right thru it!

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  13. CONGRATS! You're in the Spotlight Dancing up a storm! WOO HOO! I've never heard that first song. It's truly different, but I love the song behind your kitty flick! Truly the kitty stole the show! Too cute! Thanks for playing along & hope to see you next week too!

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  14. Congrats on being spotlight dancer!

    I think I dislike getting up to get my kids ready for school little more then I did when I was getting up for school myself,lol.

    Yes, the drummer is rocking it.....

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  15. Ok, even though I'm more of a dog person (you'd never guess, huh) loved the kitty!
    I LOVE the song you picked. I even have that as a ringtones for my phone. That drummer is awesome.
    Congrats on the spotlight, we really appreciate your support each week.
    I used to make Mickey Mouse - go figure, right - pancakes for my kids on their first day of school. =)

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  16. I'm not looking forward to getting up and getting my kids to school. I chose afternoon playschool for a reason ;) Thanks for the morning tune!

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