Monthly Archives: August 2008

love for the pits

I give up.  For the last year, I’ve been using salt crystal deoderant – an all-natural alternative to aluminum-laced (and possibly cancer-linked) antiperspirants.  It was great – one of the ‘stones’ lasts forever, it’s fairly cheap and it does neutralize … Continue reading

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attention: retail therapy!

Heard of Threadless yet?  If not, go check ’em out.  If so, get to shopping!  They sell great t-shirts (designed by anyone) – but through September 7th they’re having a BIG sale – all t-shirts at $9 and $12!  If … Continue reading

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go world

Now that the Olympics are over and I’ve come down from my own Memory Tower, I have to say that one of the most inspiring things about the games were those VISA commercials.  I have never found myself so inspired by a credit … Continue reading

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as if!

Michael’s at a wedding tonight, and I had just got the kids down for the night and needed some mindless down time. I also needed a (teeny-tiny) break from the Olympic action….flipping channels….flipping some more….ah ha! My favorite high-school comedy … Continue reading

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of no reputation

A few days ago, Bob showed up at our door offering us free tickets to see My Morning Jacket over at the Stir Cove….the next day. Bob and Teri are neighbors of ours who moved out this summer, and we hadn’t seen them … Continue reading

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congratulations are in order….

….to my brother, Cory and his fiancee, Hannah! Cory popped the question last night after a romantic Old Market dinner while on a horse-drawn carriage ride. Hannah is gonna be a fun and lively addition to the fam. Congratulations, little … Continue reading

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smashmouth swimming

Did you see it? You MISSED it? You went to bed early? Now you have reasons to stay up. The American men’s swimming relay team surged at the last split-second to beat the French (who had been badmouthing us leading … Continue reading

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