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Happy Valentine’s Day to you all! [Quote from┬áSourcery, by Terry Pratchett, 1988] (Side note for those who don’t know: Pratchett’s┬áDeath always speaks in ALL CAPS.) Advertisements

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Bananagrams Solo

So, I did this for the first time last night: [Learn more about the game Bananagrams here.] It took me just under an hour and a half to use all the tiles on my own. I started with 21, as … Continue reading

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Arachnid Attack

I don’t know if they were having a war, or what, but this is what greeted me today on my return from two weeks of house sitting elsewhere. Thankfully quite dead, both of them. The part that really skeeves me … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday 12-31-15

Momentum is a funny thing with blogging. I unintentionally shut down the blog for three months this summer, while being unemployed and then moving halfway across the country and starting a new job. Then I started easing my way back … Continue reading

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Tips from a Dishwasher

I’ve been a dining hall dishwasher for almost four months now. I’ve learned a lot of things, such as how if you don’t like peas (or any other food,) cleaning smushed ones off other people’s plates won’t improve that feeling. … Continue reading

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My left knee sometimes sounds like breakfast cereal when I get down on the floor. Bruises take longer to stop being pretty colors than they used to. My brain turns to pudding on not enough sleep faster than it once … Continue reading

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