Category Archives: I like this, dammit.

Power AND potable water!!

Yay! Some good news! The world’s first wave power station that pumps power onto a public grid has been set up off the coast of Western Australia!   “The company’s technology named CETO after a Greek goddess of the sea converts … Continue reading

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Ups and Downs

We’ve been snowed in for about a week. Wait. I tell a lie. We were snowed in by bad roads for 2 days and the rest of the time school was closed because it was negative OMG wind-chill factor out … Continue reading

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Stitch and Her Little Friend

Stitch drew a picture for her Daddy the other day. Behold: What you see before you is a komodo dragon wearing sweat bands and headphones (it likes to stay in shape, I guess). Stitch told her Daddy that this particular … Continue reading

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The Sheep from the Goats

Today is the first day of the Chinese zodiac’s year of the Sheep (or Goat – the actual term could mean either; take your pick). (The Chinese new year isn’t until February 19th but the zodiac year starts on the … Continue reading

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OMG Spock is Funny!

My precious and adorable Spock is home sick again today. She is still running a low temp and her ears started to hurt last night. Fearing ear infection, I promptly treated them with tea tree oil diluted into olive oil. … Continue reading

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Happy 5th Birthday Spock!

Today is my youngest daughter’s birthday. She just turned five. I am not sure how that is possible since it feels like I brought her home from the hospital yesterday. Baby Spock was, in my opinion, one of the most … Continue reading

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Baby Jesus as a Marshmallow

Once again, I must salute one of the funniest Christmas blog posts it has ever been my privilege to read –  Cavalcade of the Bad Nativities. The writer is no longer blogging there, but the site remains as a testament … Continue reading

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