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May 04

Whatever Friday

It’s Friday again. Weird how that happens.

Did you have a good week? Ours was busy, preparing for next week.

Next week is going to be one of those weeks. You know the ones you have to mentally prepare yourself for? The ones where the promise of time moving fast and the reward of a weekend and a glass of wine get you through?

One reason for the craziness next week? It’s teacher appreciation week. And that kicks off the “here’s what I did this week” segment of the program.

1. Need teacher appreciation ideas?

I got you covered.

2. Need a new treat you can eat with a spoon?

Look no further. Seriously.

3. Need something you can serve for Cinco de Mayo?

It doubles as something you can also freak your family out with. In a good way. It’s a win-win.

4. Mel emailed me this photo the other day. He saw it on Facebook. I found it on pinterest but I have no idea where it originally came from.  If you love dogs, grab a hankie.

Source: dogbook.poolhouse.ca via Millicent on Pinterest

5. Now something to make you laugh. Kristin reminded me of this blog post and how much I want a huge chicken.

6. I love how us bloggers get sourcing. We understand that, if someone thinks of a super great idea and we use it, that we need to give credit. It’s cool. {Also, it’s moral, but that’s another story.} It just kind of sucks that in real life, people don’t feel the same way. They have no problem taking your ideas and running with them, never outing you as the source, so you get to listen to how fabulous the person is “who came up with the great ideas.” {Also, I’m to weak to speak up for myself.}

7. I have a totally cool weekend planned. Sorry, but I have to brag a little. Mel is golfing in a charity golf event for Special Haven, a non-profit organization which will be a multi-sensory environment for children and adults with Special Needs. (One of Mel’s good friends is very involved with the organization.) There is also a banquet after all the golf. So, since it’s a few hours from home, we get to stay in a hotel. Which means that Jordan is going to her grandparents’ house and we get a weekend alone. *Happy Dance* Oh, and do something for a good cause too. :)

I hope you all have a good weekend! See ya’ on the other side.

xo,

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20 Responses to “Whatever Friday”

  1. sally @ sallys baking addiction posted on May 4, 2012 at 3:44 am (#)

    Happy Friday Dorothy! I love your Whatever Fridays – so fun to read! Have a great Cinco de Mayo! That avocado frosting is calling my name… i have 4 ripe avocados screaming to be used up ASAP :)

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  2. Shawn@ I Wash...You Dry posted on May 4, 2012 at 4:48 am (#)

    I need to get on those teacher gifts! Great ideas! Thanks for entering my giveaway!

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  3. Sue @ Cakeballs, cookies and more posted on May 4, 2012 at 5:19 am (#)

    I so should not have read that at work, I want to cry. I miss my dog so much but cannot afford to have a new one yet, oh the day when I can. But the food you shared made up for it;p And I so hate seeing things I have made and you know you are so proud of them and others take credit! But I too never say anything. And I hope your week goes fast, I have a huge busy week, with no real fun in it lined up, so you know, it could be worse right;)

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    • Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust replied on May 4th, 2012 at 12:11 pm

      :( So sorry Sue. My doggie is 10. I am dreading what is to come in the next few years… I hope that you have a good weekend!

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  4. Julie posted on May 4, 2012 at 7:36 am (#)

    I saw the ‘i want a huge chicken’ and thought- PLEASES LET THIS LINK GO TO THE BLOGGESS, and then it did, and now I know we need to be friends. :-)

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    • Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust replied on May 4th, 2012 at 12:12 pm

      :) I love her. I have trouble following, but I check her when I remember. Have a great weekend!

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  5. Hayley posted on May 4, 2012 at 9:13 am (#)

    I’m glad you get a romantic golfing weekend alone! Woohoo for hotels and room service and miniature bottles of shampoo to steal! I’m excited for you :)
    And blaaaaah, I couldn’t even read the dog thing. OMG, I am such a crybaby about animal stuff that I’d be bawling for DAYS(yes, days) after reading this because I’d still be thinking about it. Ugh, I am so weak!

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  6. Kristin posted on May 4, 2012 at 11:53 am (#)

    Haha…oh that darn chicken! Have a fun weekend with your hubby! I admit it though; if it’s a google image search, I don’t always credit it…

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  7. love2dine posted on May 4, 2012 at 11:23 pm (#)

    thanks for sharing all those ideas.. i love to have the avocado frosting.

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  8. The Cooking Actress posted on May 5, 2012 at 5:19 am (#)

    This is such a cute post! And by the way that rooster story is hilarious. OMG. I can’t believe I’ve never read that before. My life is now complete :D

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    • Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust replied on May 8th, 2012 at 6:33 pm

      Isn’t she awesome? I love that post. It’s like a little piece of comedy heaven I like to visit. ;)

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  9. Lizzy posted on May 6, 2012 at 3:30 am (#)

    Thanks for your week’s roundup. I WILL make your white chocolate cheeseake dip…WOW!!!! And I love the dog commandments :)

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  10. camel filters wides posted on September 12, 2012 at 2:07 pm (#)

    Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an extremely long comment but after I clicked submit
    my comment didn’t appear. Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over
    again. Anyways, just wanted to say wonderful blog!

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    • crazyforcrust replied on September 13th, 2012 at 4:23 pm

      Bummer! SO sorry! And thank you!

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  11. Mary posted on October 4, 2012 at 4:56 pm (#)

    Hello! This is kind of off topic but I need some help from an established blog.
    Is it hard to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty fast. I’m thinking about creating my own but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have any tips or suggestions? Thank you

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    • crazyforcrust replied on October 4th, 2012 at 7:55 pm

      It’s not hard at all! You just need an idea, some good stories, and a computer. :) Feel free to email me with any questions you have, and I can help where I can!

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