Miscellany

Avocado Ideas, a Giveaway, and more!

April 18, 2014
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It’s kind of like a miscellany post, but it’s full of links this go-round. 1. Yesterday, a reader shared this great roundup of avocado recipes. Mr. FG and I have discovered recently (in the last few years) that we both love avocados, so I’m always looking for more ways to serve them. They’re so healthy […]

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Right now, I am….

April 4, 2014
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-happy that I almost finished my taxes yesterday morning. -a little embarrassed that I’ve taken this long to get around to it. -relieved that I’m going to end up owing less than I thought I would. (My blogging income is really hard to predict, and I had a sneaking suspicion that the estimated taxes I […]

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Randomness.

March 7, 2014
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I’m sure a lot of you have seen these, but if you haven’t taken a peek at Elena Shumilova’s awesome photographs, you should. The ones of the huge dog and the little boy kill me.  I saw them a few weeks ago, but a reader just sent me the link yesterday, and I enjoyed scrolling […]

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Right now, I’m…

February 3, 2014

-thinking it’s been a long time since I’ve written a right now post! -unreasonably excited to read The Overspent American, which landed on my library hold shelf. -feeling a little overwhelmed at all the stuff I need to get done today. Mondays seem to do that to me. -realizing part of the problem is that […]

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Good Monday morning!

December 2, 2013

It’s Cyber Monday, actually…a day I enjoy much more than Black Friday, mostly because it doesn’t involve things like stampeding shoppers and standing outside on cold, dark mornings. (I did buy one thing on Black Friday…. Desperate: Hope for the Mom Who Needs to Breathe, because it was on sale for $1.99. And actually, it […]

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Schtuff.

November 15, 2013
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Dude! I have so many random things to tell you guys. So, I thought I should throw together a miscellany post. (Starting off with cloud pictures because clouds are one of my favorite things. Except for the rainy kind.) 1. Site slowness My blog has been running a bit slow of late for me sometimes […]

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