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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

House of Cards: This Week's Survivor Challenge

So, my player was voted off the show last week.

Bye, bye, Cirie. I was yelling and screaming at the screen.

But, I am still in the competition because my fellow survivors have kept me around so far.

This week, we are playing for individual immunity. The player who can build the tallest card tower wins.

I'm a klutz. Seriously, I fell down the stairs this week, flipped up on the air like a cartoon character, and kept right on going, due to the hideous silk pj bottoms I had on. I can barely turn my neck. I'm a freaking wreck.

So, this challenge....yeah, NOT up my alley.

But, I managed to get 5 stories up. We had to take a pic of ourselves with it, but everyone was sleeping when I did mine, so I just got my foot in the pic. If you need me to, I can show you other pics where this is my house in the background. But, really, if I was going to cheat, I would have picked a much more impressive card building to claim as my own.

Not counting on a win this week, unless people forget about doing this challenge!




Blogger Hair Bows & Guitar Picks said...

Way to go!!! So far I can't get past 2 :(

March 10, 2010 at 9:03 PM  
Blogger Lisa said...


March 10, 2010 at 9:05 PM  
Blogger Oka said...

WTG SHELL, injured and all.

March 10, 2010 at 9:12 PM  
Blogger carissajaded said...

Nice Job!!! I couldn't do that, for sure!

March 10, 2010 at 9:16 PM  
Blogger Samantha said...

I'd probably sneeze or something and knock it all over, so way to go Shell!

March 10, 2010 at 9:20 PM  
Blogger Kerri said...

Sorry to hear your feeling like poo. You still did a good job with the challenge.
Hope you feel better soon!

March 10, 2010 at 9:27 PM  
Blogger Evonne said...

Wow! That's impressive!

I hope you feel better soon!

March 10, 2010 at 9:43 PM  
Blogger Heather said...

Very good Shell! Hope you don't get voted off.

March 10, 2010 at 9:46 PM  
Blogger Adoption of Jane said...

nice feet :) good job girl!!

March 10, 2010 at 9:46 PM  
Blogger We live in a Zoo! said...

Nice :)
I don;t think i could have gotten any cards built into a tower at all. Lol!

March 10, 2010 at 9:46 PM  
Blogger Geezees Custom Canvas Art said...

Nice job..cute feet :)

March 10, 2010 at 10:00 PM  
Blogger Tammy said...

Love your tootsies! So cute in the pic! I love your cute little house! I am crossing my fingers and toes that mine comes out on top!

March 10, 2010 at 10:03 PM  
Blogger RN Mama said...

Well, at least you're dedicated! I'm sure I couldn't have done any better!

March 10, 2010 at 10:30 PM  
Blogger Shelle-BlokThoughts said...

WOW... that's good! That's FIVE levels!

You did awesome!

March 10, 2010 at 10:36 PM  
Blogger Jessica Jones, ATL Mom of 3 said...

are you KIDDING ME?! I thought you had like one level!

March 10, 2010 at 10:43 PM  
Blogger Lluvia said...

This is cool! Your foot is two stories high! XD

March 10, 2010 at 10:58 PM  
Blogger SupahMommy said...

I'd know that foot anywhere. lol.

and i also know that fireplace from your videos.

ur good.

5 stories. :)

hope your broke neck is better soon



March 10, 2010 at 11:51 PM  
Blogger Much More Than Mommy said...

Eek! You and your husband need to just stay home for a few days surrounded by pillows!!!

March 11, 2010 at 12:02 AM  
OpenID tickledpinktwice said...

5 stories. You got Princess of Sarcasm beat. She was at two. I see your card folding technique helped :)

March 11, 2010 at 12:14 AM  
Blogger Amber said...

see that was why i couldn't get any higher than 6! I was on carpet and i wasn't folding my cards!

Thats awesome that you got to 5 even with being broken.

Get better Soon!

March 11, 2010 at 1:29 AM  
Blogger Heather said...

Wow, that is impressive! Love your blog, and I just added your button! I found you on Mommie life :)

March 11, 2010 at 2:21 AM  
Blogger Angie said...

You mean you didn't have Monkey build it - I bet he would have had 10 stories LOL

Doesn't your camera have a timer?!? =D

March 11, 2010 at 7:45 AM  
Blogger Kmama said...

Good job!! I love the foot in the picture (and Supah's comment!).

March 11, 2010 at 8:47 AM  
Blogger Messy Mommy said...

Way better than I could do! And ya right, Hair Bows! She got 10 stories. Most brilliant thing I've ever seen!

March 11, 2010 at 9:47 PM  
Blogger Chelle said...

Holy hell--I had no idea you got hurt that bad hun. How are you feeling this week?

Way to go on your tower...muy impressive.


March 14, 2010 at 10:28 PM  

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