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Solar S’mores

October 20, 2009

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Solar S'mores

This really isn’t so much a post as it is, “I need to go to bed and these are the photos I have on hand”. For snack the other day we were given graham crackers, marshmallow creme, and chocolate chips. We could have just eaten them separately, or had crunchy bits in a s’more-type sandwich, […]

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4.4 Icees per month

March 30, 2009

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4.4 Icees per month

I love Icees. They are the best thing to drink in the whole world. Lauren would like to put a soda fountain in the kitchen, but I say an Icee machine. She can always let the Icee melt. Lauren has come up with all sorts of reasons for me to have some number fewer than […]

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Surprisingly, I don’t make a lot of gravy.

March 26, 2009

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Surprisingly, I don't make a lot of gravy.

I’ve been thinking a lot about composting lately. Sustainable Dave has worms doing his composting right in his basement, but that’s a little too creepy for me. I’ve thought about having a worm composter right outside our back door, because then I could just toss the scraps right after I’ve scooped them from the cutting […]

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Halfway, perhaps?

December 10, 2008

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Move along, Sam.  This post won’t interest you at all – it’s part of my memory archives. It’s been nagging at me for quite a while how many bottles and tubes of junk I have in my bathroom cupboard.  I think it was the hairspray post that made me think that maybe it was time […]

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Don’t they know?

December 6, 2008

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 Happy Birthday to Mark, who is my brother! We ran into a snafu with the recycling company.  They forgot to pick up our tub that first Monday, which was understandable. (I was a new account, no problem.)  I called and talked to an extremely nice lady on the phone who said that they’d take care […]

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Well, looky here.

November 11, 2008

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  The recycling bin came today!  It’s much nicer than I thought it would be – larger than expected, and it comes with a lid!  Hopefully we won’t have to request an extra one (even though getting one more would be free).   I’m going to take it to school tomorrow to advertise it’s coolness to […]

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