Archive for January, 2008


Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

I just spent the last fifteen minutes laughing so hard my belly hurts. Seriously, tears were rolling down my face. (I’m sure Taco was sloshing around in a froth of amniotic terror at my violent hee-hawing). Josh had to come downstairs – from his video game even – to make sure I hadn’t fallen over […]


Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

How do they do this without ending up buried in the equivalent of an unflavored slurpee? Check out this flickr page of photos from the Dutch Ice Sculpture Festival 2006 and 2007. Thanks, Neatorama!

Bible stories via satellite

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

The Glue Society, an art collective based in Australia, has done a really cool thing with satellite images – used them to visualize key moments from the Bible! Here’s the Parting of the Red Sea: Visit Mental Floss  to see the rest of the images. I love peering down at them as if I were […]

Sunday lolz

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

Thursday lol

Thursday, January 24th, 2008


Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

I am now the proud owner of one solitary, single share of Berkshire Hathaway – or at least its puny little brother, the B stock. Kind of funny that even though the B stock is trading at a mere fraction of the A stock, I could still only afford one share of it. But that […]

Second cider

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

I only just bottled my second batch of cider. I’d pressed it in October, but I was waiting for it to clarify before bottling this time. Heh – no such luck, even though I left it for three months instead of 3 weeks. I got worried about it sitting there for so long and decided […]


Monday, January 21st, 2008

13 weeks, 6 days, and he already looks like a little human! See him sucking his thumb? See it? Gaaaaaah! My head might explode. He was so adorable, wriggling all over the place, sticking his legs waaaay out and then curling into a little ball and flopping over to show off his butt. We even […]

Thursday lol

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Feline Instincts

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Check out this cute strip that explains feline behavior.