THERE IS NOT REALLY A THEME HERE This blog title has been brought to you by someone’s blog entry I read and can no longer find. But I am in solidarity with them — I love getting Jeopardy Questions right. I pump my fist in the air and (if all things are usual and I’m … More Who DOESN’T like getting the Jeopardy Questions right?
MEMORY STUFFED As you may recall (because I certainly don’t), I have a devil of a time remembering things these days. Some people call it mommy-brain, or parental brain damage, or maybe “getting old and feeling your brain cells wink out one by one.” I tried to compensate by writing myself lists. I may have … More I think I’ve written this post BEFORE.
All sick here. Remain outside the Neutral Zone. — sincerely, your friendly neighborhood cold/flu-stricken reference confuser.
Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. Tabletop pennies, brewery.
Do you keep a book in your house for Reasons [other than reading/pleasure]? If so, what is it? [My answer: Victoria Holt’s The Secret Woman. Not the greatest book, but a good example of a gothic romance. Which is not what I like to write, and not why I keep it around. It’s my paperback-sized writing … More Fake Memes
BOOHOO So I cried at a recent early-childhood-mom class. Finally got that out of the way, right? The funny thing was that while I was a bit frustrated and embarrassed at myself for not being able to hold it together? I didn’t care. It did help that the other EC moms were nice and not … More Picks and Pans and Faces That Eat You
Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. As seen in Blaine, Minnesota: a silver-grey building with the signs “21st Century Bank” and “counselor realty.com.” Despite its fantastic font, this particular bank location is no longer part of the future. :(
Heard this duo on Live From Here (formerly A Prairie Home Companion, if you’re an old like me) a couple weeks ago and I really enjoyed them. I am tempted to write a whole post about how tough it is to find new music, except I learned about this group by turning on the radio. … More Shovels and Rope
Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. Academic mysteries: a brown door with a torn white paper sign taped to it. The sign reads: Do NOT open. (As Seen In an unnamed academic building, somewhere in Northern Minnesota)
Unnecessary Explainerorama: these posts are pics of things I saw and thought about this week. Extreme close up of a pink and white amaryllis bloom, stamen, and pistil.