I laughed, I cried, I cursed a whole lot. Advertisements
Sympathies to the lactose-intolerant* among us. While E and I were flipping public TV channels this weekend, I caught this show about a Wisconsin creamery, Landmark: One of my favorite parts is at about 17 minutes in, when one of the Annas is scooping the warm curds into cheese presses. Mmmmmmmm. RELATEDLY OH moi gawd, … More Is there anything better than cheese?
Apparently* John Oliver already gave this show what-for on Last Week Tonight, but I caught it for the first time this weekend, while snuggling E to napland. It’s called The Inspectors, and it’s about “the criminal investigations of postal inspectors,”** specifically one postal inspector, her team/friends, her son, and his friends. Here, taste the magnificent levels … More MAILED it.
Regarding my previous post about extraintestinal manifestations (see E.I.(W): the extraintestinal (weirdness)) — I forgot to link the article that sent me down the rabbit hole: Extraintestinal Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Originally linked on HealingWell’s UC forum. A little light Sunday afternoon reading! You’re welcome, xo xo et al. UNRELATEDLY I’ve borrowed season 1 … More EIM Article link
Do you know what is wild about IBD and some other autoimmune diseases? They can have many manifestations outside the intestines. Because it’s all about your immune system, not whatever portion of you it’s attacking. For example: you might be taking a shower when your shin starts itching, and continues to itch for the next … More E.I.(W): the extraintestinal (weirdness)
Mesmerizing! (*The suggestion that everyone has a drill in their home is kinda funny — altho, yes, I do have a drill and some spade bits — because I think for people who don’t do home improvements outside of a hammer, it would be handier to have a bulky-ugly spiralizer. But carry on.)
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
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
Lest I let up linking from Love That Max for even one week! Check out her post from January 24 about the film Intelligent Lives: A preview of a new film about people with intellectual disability From the film’s Kickstarter page it looks like they hope to release May 2018. For more information you can … More Intelligent Lives signal boost
Recently I enjoyed this Talk post over at Metafilter: Metatalktail Hour: Potent Quotables It got me thinking (and giggling to myself, which is fine because I am at home, okay?) about the ridiculous things we say to each other in our house. For example, A and I decided — after watching it too many times … More There’s not a one of ’em who is any good!