Archive | September, 2009

Kere from Keren

September 30, 2009

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Kere from Keren

Heh heh. I crack myself up. My sister Keren sent us an awesome care package! (Get it? I like to over-explain my obvious, mildly amusing jokes.) It was filled with absolutely delightful things. Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7 mustard, Sierra Nevada Stout & Stoneground Mustard, a sweet little tape measure that will live in my […]

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Sorry, Quiana.

September 29, 2009

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Sorry, Quiana.

Well, you’ll be pleased to know that the slight (unbruised) bump on my forehead was overshadowed in my photo by sadly limp hair on one side and ‘Shazzam!-that-shampoo-bar-is-giving-your-tresses-unlimited-volume’ hair on the other side. Good times. So, Quiana, I’m really sorry that you went to Japan and saw a real kotatsu table in action, because this […]

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Of course.

September 28, 2009

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Of course.

I left my camera at school, so you’ll have to wait to see the majesty that is my homemade ancient Japanese kotatsu table, but while plugging it in tonight for its test run, I hit my head on the windowsill above the outlet. Guess when school pictures are?

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A huge pain

September 27, 2009

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A huge pain

I hate our buckeye tree. I take that back, I love the tree and the shade that it provides, but I really, really dislike the buckeyes. When we moved into this house it was winter, and we got to see the trees bud and the glory of nature in springtime and blah blah blah it […]

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It was HUGE! With big teeth!

September 26, 2009

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 It was HUGE! With big teeth!

Whew. I was starting to write a lame-o post about our day at the auction, when I had to go out back to fact-check one of the boxes of stuff. There was a monarch butterfly resting on the screen door, and it followed me inside! AHHHHHH!!!!! There was much jumping and hooting and running around […]

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A post in 4 parts (part 6)

September 25, 2009

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A post in 4 parts (part 6)

I bet you’ve all been wondering how the final voting turned out. Well, the wait is over: I made a mistake. I should have included one other questions. Something like: That way we could have known how many people voted. The way it is now, all we know is that at least 12 people voted. […]

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