Doctor Who Should Come With a Warning Label: Do Not Get Too Attached!

Dan and I recently started watching Doctor Who together. When the fall / winter series finally had all had their finales, we switched over to our Netflix Instant Queue and decided to finally see what all the fuss was about. We were originally going to go all the way back to the episodes from theContinue reading “Doctor Who Should Come With a Warning Label: Do Not Get Too Attached!”

my thoughts on politics – don’t make me say it again (Vote for Elmo!)

Any American who is prepared to run for president should automatically, by definition, be disqualified from ever doing so. Gore Vidal I hate talking about politics. Partly because the facts in each election, major or minor, get so skewed by the media that it’s hard to tell who is telling the truth at the endContinue reading “my thoughts on politics – don’t make me say it again (Vote for Elmo!)”

Apple Fritters: The World’s Most Dangerous Dessert

It’s been one of those days. The fact that it’s only 11am and I’m already saying it’s been one of those days should tell you that it hasn’t been a particularly good day. It started last night, when I woke up from a somewhat bad dream – not a nightmare but still a bit disturbing.Continue reading “Apple Fritters: The World’s Most Dangerous Dessert”

I’ll think about that tomorrow.

Dan threw his back out on Monday. He spent a day at home recovering and now he’s back at work thanks to Aleave and a back brace. So he’s doing okay but he can’t do much heavy lifting for at least a week, maybe a month. Not sure yet. This morning we got our first big snow!Continue reading “I’ll think about that tomorrow.”

I swear I was tech savvy once. Why is the rum gone?

So I think I may have mentioned before that I’m something of a big huge nerdy pants, at least for a girl. I think it’s official now because Dan has brainwashed me into being a bit of a Linux geek. When we got my pretty new desktop though, we found Windows 7 wasn’t quite asContinue reading “I swear I was tech savvy once. Why is the rum gone?”

The School Supplies Rant

Over at Ohdeedoh they are talking about School Supplies today. Namely the useless ones that never get used. Like protracters and eraseable red pens, planners and pencil cases. What items do you remember buying as a kid that you never used? What items are you buying now as a parent that have you scratching your head? Personally, IContinue reading “The School Supplies Rant”