Merry Monday

Sparks Of Insanity By Vinny "Bond" Marini Monday, November 12, 2007

Well, seems we were one day early for Mo's Manic Monday
ya see Mo...we posted our GRAVY recipe on Friday!

Y'all remember it HERE

Head on over to Mo's for the rest of the submissions...

Well...guess what kiddies?!?!?!?!

We finally got to go to the ZOO!

Yup Yup Yup...We went Saturday and had the most incredible time.

HEY Travis! We got to dance for the monkeys and they didn't fling anything!

It is a nice zoo...the animals are displayed in their environment and it is very clean. A good collection of animals...We especially LOVED the snake house...

Lots of laughs and smiles...

we need to develop the roll of film we shot...might have gotten some good shots...

Then Sunday a wonderful relaxing day...did a little buffet with some hot wings, slices of Parmesan Riggiano and Monterey jack, slices of salami, bruschette, pepperoni, sesame bread sticks, anchovy filets and ice cold beer.

More laughs...more smiles...and they feel good...

Overall, like the best weekend we have had in a way long time and so long overdue...

Football yesterday for our team (Giants) and for our fantasy team did not go well at all....actually the word would be 'absolutelyfrigginridiculouslyhorrible'...

BUT...our Survivor pool team another step closer to the end...

DAMN...lifelogger is acting up again...looks like the server is down...which means we can't even grab code...


well, still 2 hours before we post, so hopefully it will come back up...

gee...seems the GRAVY & Lasagna videos went over pretty well...thanks for all you nice compliments...was thinking if we were going to do another one what would it be and we think we would do our infamous Butterfield Stagehand Chili...let's put it this starts with 10 pounds of beef brisket! LOL OH and real beans....

Well... no music...just smiles and laughs and bright blue skies...and the video...From 1991, a concert in Germany...Warren Hayes ripping up on the slide guitar and Dicky just letting that guitar burn...

'lord you know it makes me high when you turn your love my way....'

Walk along the river
Sweet lullaby
It just keeps on flowing
It don't worry 'bout where it's going

Don't fly, mister blue bird
I'm just walking down the road
Early morning sunshine
Tells me all I need to know

You're my blue sky
You're my sunny day
Lord, you know it makes me high
When you turn your love my way
Turn your love my way, yeah

Good old Sunday morning
Bells are ringing everywhere
Goin' to Carolina

It won't be long till I'll be there

24 Of Your Sparks

  1. So glad you made it to the zoo, finally. I love the zoo; I love animals. I love...oh, wait...getting off track...

    Great tunes, great food, great company - what a wonderful weekend, huh?

  2. Anonymous Says:
  3. Nice Monday post! With Thanksgiving coming up, all I can say is I am not looking forward to the gravy, again! Tomorrow is MASSIVE laundry day, I need it bad! Come by my blog if you can!

  4. Travis Cody Says:
  5. You danced with monkeys?? Or you did the monkey dance??

    Whichever...sounds like a great weekend. Glad to hear it!

  6. Mimi Lenox Says:
  7. You and the monkeys at the zoo? Dancing with monkeys? I never heard of such.

  8. Anonymous Says:
  9. glad you had a great time at the zoo!! an awesome MM post too and have a peaceful Veterans day. Have a great week.

  10. Anndi Says:
  11. Reverting to videos?


    SOOOO glad you had a good time and the zoo... and they let you out too! ;)

    Hugs my friend

  12. Mia Says:
  13. Ohhh I haven't been to the zoo in like forever. Sounds like a great weekend.

  14. Liz Hill Says:
  15. So glad you had a good time. You deserve that sugar. Smooch

  16. Maggie Moo Says:
  17. It's good to hear that you had such a wonderful weekend. Much deserved...


  18. OBLadyBug Says:
  19. Mmmmm the zoo ... you can definitely have good times at the zoo.

    I'm so glad you enjoyed your weekend. Hopefully many more to come.

  20. Schmoop Says:
  21. Funny thing about "brisket". It's good, but the name just doesnt sound like it would be. Go Figure. Cheers!!

  22. Sandee Says:
  23. Wow, what a fun weekend. Have a great MM. :)

  24. Julie Says:
  25. Aww Vinny...I've been wondering about the zoo. You finally went! Good for you!

  26. SONGBIRD: Stay on track girl! LOL It was an incredibly wonderful weekend, yes.

    DEB: thanks for gravy is a bit different! LOL

    TRAVIS: Danced FOR the monkeys... LOL it was better than imagined

    ANNDI: When the audio does not must do...YES, they let me out..sheesh...but TY so much

    MIRANDA: I loves the zoo..and it was! Glad to see you back in your spot on The Couch.

    TURN: Was Mahhhhhh-velous - TY

    MAGS: TY so much...I think it was also

    LADYBUG: Yes you can and i certainly did...more than ever expected...I am pretty sure there will be MANY more to come.

    MATT-MAN: A brisket and brasket....LOL

    SANDEE: Enjoy yours also!

    JULIE: Finally! BUT well worth the wait....WELL worth it!

  27. MIMI: Three little monkeys jumping on the bed... LOL
    Love the monkeys and there was the funniest Orangutan ..he was just so cool, and we were sure he was flipping us the finger!

    TEGDIRTB92: TY so much... it was a wonderful weekend...

  28. katherine. Says:
  29. sounds like a great time!

    what is a "roll of film"? Laughing...

    and tell us you didn't really serve anchovy filets in an antipasto for your date....sheesh...

  30. hiya bond! i missed you while i was gone... have lots of reading to do to catch up. i need a cabin boy to read to me! ha ha

    smiles, bee

  31. HA HA 'roll of film' I still shoot analog...

    and i did serve em..and guess what...she like em...LOL

  32. Meribah Says:
  33. I wonder who had more or the monkeys? LOL :P

  34. Tug Says:
  35. SO glad you had a good weekend! I'd like to see a video of you dancing for the monkeys, but if you post pics of the snakes? Please warn me...I'll skip that day. Seriously.

    k thanx bye.


  36. Mimi Lenox Says:
  37. I can't get those monkeys out of my head.

  38. Sparky Duck Says:
  39. You had me until Snake house. I have still avoided those things going on 5 zoo trips.

    The Giants blow, yet they are better then the Eagles, even though Philly won.

    I won my fantasy game by 30, the playoff push is on! I look like genius for getting Selvin Young in week 3

  40. MERI: I did.... I DID

    TUG: I will warn was dark, so no snakes...

    MIMI: dancing...monkeys...nothing more

    SPARKY: LOL another non-snake lover...Giants did blow this weekend...we are now 7-3 in not so bad

  41. The Memphis Zoo is one of my top 10 places in the US I want to go.
    Glad you got to go!



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