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TweetIt felt like a betrayal of pencils and chalk and teachers’ mugs full of bad coffee. This year, for the first time ever, I did not order school pictures for my kids. I have a camera larger than a VW … Continue reading

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For Real – Stop Saying “Never”

TweetThis weekend Dan and I watched Justin Bieber: Never Say Never for our hot date night. I pitched it to him as “a chance to let the magic of documentary film transport us into the world of a strange and … Continue reading

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Calling All Mixed Martial Arts Fighters

TweetThey’ll train us!!!??? This awesome sign appeared yesterday at a major intersection just outside of town. I saw the guy placing it there. I’d say mid-twenties, shortish, dark hair, possibly hispanic. I wasn’t paying too much attention to him. Then … Continue reading

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Antiques Roadshow – The Greatest Hoax Ever

TweetEvery night when we head to bed, we turn the TV to channel 9 so that when the kids wake up at zero o’clock in the morning to watch cartoons, they will find Arthur and Sid and Dragon Tales on … Continue reading

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Dr. Horrible Learns to Clap

TweetWanda yells… a lot. And when she does, she sounds quite a bit like Dr. Horrible practicing his evil laugh. We captured a bit of that as we recorded some of her first clapping. She is the cutest baby. There … Continue reading

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With Incredible Power Comes Incredible Responsibility

Tweet(Feel free to skip to the bottom for my quick take on the new HTC Droid Incredible.) I buy capers at Costco. Sure I can only go through a few tablespoons of capers a year but I still buy the … Continue reading

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