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Signs of Maturation

This morning the Maker took a bath in my bathroom. Normally this means that not only do I have to harry him to get clean in a reasonably conservative fashion (“Get your hair wet.” “Wash your feet.” “Turn off the water.” “Have you washed your feet?” “Rinse your hair.” “Honey, stop letting the water out […]

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I twitter, therefore I am

After feeling a bit behind the rest of the (social media) universe, I’m a twitterer! It’s kinda cool, and a lot faster than writing a traditional blog post, since a 140-character limit forces you to keep it short. Great way to see what friends and colleagues are thinking and doing, and Twitter seems to have […]

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newest toy

newest toy

These little critters have lots of yummy goodies — the ability to quickly upload to YouTube, simple editing capability, very impressive quality before compression, and the standard video greeting card capabilities. The two changes I would most like to see are a better onboard mic for playback (when I show videos to my friends in […]

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Second Chance Card

Second Chance Card

Today is just one of those days; too much to do and not enough resources to get everything done. I was cranky and worried and I told several people in vivid and eloquent terms that I felt like cat yak, once right before we went through the buffet line at lunch (which may have put […]

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woot is the new sweet

The First brought home a math test with a grade of 95 written in red across the top. I knew how hard-won that grade was because he had written “Woot!” next to it. For a long time “Sweet!” was my primary expression of joy. If I had been blogging in 1990, I could show you […]

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