Monthly Archives: September 2008

Please Sir – Buy My Wares

TweetThings have been a little wild around here, me with my head cold, Dan with his stomach flu and the kids with the freedom to run wild through the house. Being the least sick of the two of us, it’s … Continue reading

Posted in crafty, ears, health, near-death | 19 Comments

Brainiversity – Giveaway

Tweet ***And the winners are Shaye and CBS! Congrats.*** I often feel that my brain is going to mush. I’ve tried reading Tolstoy, playing Sudoku, taking extended adult naps, brushing my teeth with my non-dominant hand and many other remedies … Continue reading

Posted in brains, fun, fun, fun, Reviews | 80 Comments

Magoo is Six of Awesome

TweetWhen describing a mind-bogglingly huge number some people might use words like MILLIONS or BILLIONS but Magoo uses the number SIX. It’s a lot like “six” only a little different. [read more at]

Posted in kid stuff, parenting | 1 Comment

If Wishes Were Work Ethic

TweetSometimes I really wish I were good at laundry. The problem is — I don’t wish it enough to actually make it happen. I’ve known quality laundresses in my day (yes they’ve all been female). I’ve observed them and I’m … Continue reading

Posted in aspirations, domesticality | 38 Comments

Never Boring

TweetI guess it depends on your definition of boring. Here’s a little snapshot of my life: Word on the street is that these dolls barely escaped when a fire began raging in the wooden prison where they were being held … Continue reading

Posted in all about me | 12 Comments

Tech Vader at the Gym

TweetWell I just wouldn’t be me if I didn’t take my techie nerdesty into the gym. I find that the more technological equipment I can strap to my person, the better I feel about the whole workout experience. It started … Continue reading

Posted in all about me, health, technology | 16 Comments