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I Scream, You Scream!

April 20, 2007 - Amy Jo Hanna-Eckenrode
If you missed the all important ICE CREAM NOTICE In the Saturday, April 14 edition of the Altoona Mirror (page A7, Business page):

baskinrobbinsBaskin-Robbins, 3132 Pleasant Valley Blvd, will hold a “31 Cent Scoop Night” from 5pm to 10pm on Wednesday, May 2.

You will be able to purchase your favorite flavor of ice cream for 31 cents per scoop from 5pm to 10pm while supporting the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.

Baskin-Robbins is partnering with the organization that honors America’s fallen fire heroes and provides assistance to their families.

Jesse wanted to be sure I posted this reminder. She loves ice cream but it doesn’t necessarily like her. Last Saturday I gave her a spoonful of vanilla ice cream which she lapped down in 3.1 seconds. Almost immediately I recognized the signs of a regurgitating stomach. Trying to avert the inevitable and shoo her outside, she politely did an about-face and ran into the living room where stood steadfast on the recently scrubbed carpet and proceeded to throw up two huge piles of everything imaginable including her recently eaten dinner and a rawhide bone (most of it still intact). After the damage was done, she wanted out. I store the rug scrubber upstairs now. I’ve now realized my entire life revolves around the bodily functions of my pets.

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