Archive | September, 2010

Zippy zip codes

September 30, 2010

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Zippy zip codes

I had to put addresses on some things today, and it reminded me of this cool zip code map I saw a long time ago. I had to dust off my Google searching skills to try and find it, but it was worth it. Go play with it and zero in on your ‘target’. I […]

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Too much white

September 29, 2010

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Too much white

I was going to show you how I finally used that little stick-on vase. It turns out it’s a very fine cord holder: Then I realized that it looked very sad as-is, and needed something actually in the vase. Surely I have some sort of flower-like thing around here, right? Well, it turns out that […]

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80% of everything is crap

September 28, 2010

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80% of everything is crap

I wish I knew who created this graphic*. I would love to give them credit. I saw it on flickr a few weeks ago and spent a fair amount of time reliving childhood memories. Oh those happy Saturday mornings. My sister and I would wake up early and I would bring all of my stuffed […]

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Booooooorrrrrrinnnnngggg….

September 27, 2010

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Booooooorrrrrrinnnnngggg....

Yes, life is so boring I’m going to show some cleaning results. Yay for you, right? Lloyd had a homecoming game last Friday night so I was alone (yay!) in the house for hours and hours with nothing on the agenda but to nap and watch stuff on Hulu. Well, I forgot to nap, and […]

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Well, that’s nice.

September 26, 2010

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Well, that's nice.

Looks like my new career is just ahead! There’s a Trader Joe’s opening up in Lincoln. I hear that ‘crew members’ can make between $40,000-$60,000. Sa-wheet! I look forward to the pay raise. And, just because I love it so much, the song again.

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The gift of guilt

September 25, 2010

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The gift of guilt

Sheesh. Boys Town has an excellent fundraiser scheme. I feel bad enough turning down a charity group that only sends me mailing labels unbidden, but Boys’ Town went over the top. They sent two kinds of mailing labels with surrounding stickers, another sheet of just Christmas stickers, a flat calendar, a book-type calendar/planner, a notepad, […]

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