Things I Love Thursday, vol. 27

Things I Love Thursday, vol. 27

I Like You print by Gemma Correll Hamlet the Mini Pig Goes Down Stairs (video) 11 Mental Floss Contributors Who Wrote Great Books – add all of these to my to-read list What Happens To Your Brain When You Fall In Love? 28 Daria Quotes For Any Situation (thanks Bree) 9 Things You Didn’t Know About … Continue reading

Sunday confessions, vol. 12

Sunday confessions, vol. 12

I don’t like Mumford & Sons. I tried, but they just don’t do it for me. I thought I could at least like their cover of “The Boxer” by Simon & Garfunkel, but I couldn’t find any reason why I would ever listen to it when I could just listen to the original instead, since … Continue reading

the 20SB postcard exchange

the 20SB postcard exchange

When I shared my handwriting I wrote about how I think it’s sad that the written word is a dying art. There is something so much more personal about a handwritten note or letter, and as much as I love how easy Facebook, texting, and email make it for me to keep in touch with … Continue reading

a (hand)writing sample

a (hand)writing sample

I got the idea to share my handwriting here from the 20SB weekly blogging prompt. I’ve always found handwriting interesting, and anything handwritten is inevitably more personal than something typed, texted, or otherwise word-processed. Both of my parents have impeccable handwriting, which I’m sure has a lot to do with the era in which they went … Continue reading

what the fuck’s the internet?

what the fuck’s the internet?

When Gretchen and I moved into our apartment, we bought very few new things because we had so many yardsaled, goodwilled, and hand-me-down housewares that we didn’t need much. Lamar and Amy let us borrow an extra TV they had and weren’t using, along with Amy’s old modem from before they moved in together. We … Continue reading

Things I Love Thursday, vol. 26

Things I Love Thursday, vol. 26

Baked Butternut Squash Chips Fun and Easy Ways to Stop Slut-Shaming in 2013 Dog jumping on a trampoline (via Caitlin) Le Parcel tampon & chocolate delivery service Cat scared of Mario jump sound – hilarious (via Nova) 10 Reasons Why The Addams Family Is Awesome(ly Feminist) (via Nova) Tattoo Tuesday at Decorated Skin (via Nova) Memory plates stenciled with handwriting – … Continue reading

Sunday confessions, vol. 11

Sunday confessions, vol. 11

It’s been a long time since I did a Sunday confessions post, so why not? I’ve been thinking about dying my hair for about two years, but haven’t gotten around to it because I’m too cheap. Dude, girl hair is expensive, and it’s hard enough for me to consistently get hair cuts, let alone maintain a … Continue reading

see no evil, hear no evil, read no evil

see no evil, hear no evil, read no evil

Because it’s 2013 and I have nothing better to blog about than stuff I did in 2012, here’s a recap of some shows, movies, albums, and books that I enjoyed last year. I watched… TV: The Walking Dead · 30 Rock · Workaholics · The Wonder Years · Sex and the City · King of the Hill · Modern Family · The Adventures of Pete & Pete · Roast of … Continue reading

Lunchroom Law

Lunchroom Law

These are a few laws of the lunchroom that I wish more people would abide by. I would formally decree them if I could. 1. You are not allowed to bring in any form of leftover fish and heat it up in the microwave. It’s gross, and inconsiderate of everyone around you who has to … Continue reading