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Kurt’s Blog: A Summer Music Playlist!
Kurt’s Blog: A Summer Music Playlist!

It’s Time To Celebrate Summer…

With a Summer Music Playlist!

Here’s mine…(in no particular order)…but my Song of Summer 2013 is definitely “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk.

“Get Lucky” – Daft Punk

Daft Punk

“Alive” – Krewella

“Get Your Shine On”¬†– Florida Georgia Line48th Annual ACM Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena inside MGM Grand

“Cruise” – Florida Georgia Line

“The Other Side” – Jason DeRule

“Done” – The Band Perry

“Same Love” – Macklemore

“Can’t Hold Us” – Macklemore

“Here’s to Never Growing Up” – Avril Lavigne

“22” – Taylor Swift

“Heart Attack” – Demi Levato

“I Love It” – Icona Pop

“Walks Like Rihanna” – The Wanted

“Wagon Wheel” – Darius Rucker

“What You Got” – Colby O’Donis

“Don’t Hold the Wall” – Justin Timberlake

There ya go…now, let’s end the rain, and start summer already. Ridiculous.


Duck Update

There was one egg as of Monday….I checked yesterday afternoon…and now there’s this…


I will start my own Duck Dynasty.

I immediately started Googlin’…and found out that a duck won’t sit on her nest until all the eggs are laid. So, this duck is just comin’ back once a day, laying more eggs, and then flying off to who knows where. Eventually, though, once this egg-laying-palooza is over, this duck will return to cover her eggs. Do I leave out bread? What happens when they hatch? What then? I’m not going to harm the little ducks or anything, but I can’t really have my kids playing in the backyard while Mama Duck closely guards her eggs.

What a Great Father’s Day Gift Idea

They are signs/posters with fantastic Seinfeld quotes. Would look great in a basement….or above a fireplace. Just sayin’.

Harrison Barnes

This morning, we talked with Harrison Barnes, and what a fantastic guy. Very down-to-earth, very personable (heck, he even¬†laughed at our jokes). He’s at the Urbandale HyVee on Friday from 4-6 to sign autographs…and then at the Ames HyVee on Saturday.Oh, he turns 21 tomorrow, so happy early birthday.

Other Father’s Day gift idea? A Harrison Barnes Warriors jersey.


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