My thoughts on life

Monthly Archives: July 2007

Brain Cloud

Check out the Human Brain Cloud experiment. It’s neat.

July 31, 2007

Making Your Own Groceries

One of the reasons that most people spend so much money on making their own food is that they DON’T make their own food. My aunt likes to buy italian pasta salad at the grocery store deli. She has made … Continue reading

July 28, 2007

Stop the Castration!

My stats have let me know that now 6 people have been lead to my site using some form of “chemically castrating husbands” which really worries Ethan, and amuses the hell out of me. Having now looked it up, I … Continue reading

July 23, 2007

Updates, Books and a Clean Car

Yesterday was my Anniversary so Ethan and I went out to eat, which didn’t take up most of the day, so I also made a few changes to the website. Mainly, I added pages to the archives, because search engines … Continue reading


Stupid stupid stupid

I made a small change last night that I didn’t think would affect anything, but I was wrong, WRONG! Now my posts are all out of order. Thankfully I can fix it… When I get home tonight. Arrrr. It could … Continue reading

July 20, 2007

Spicy Soup

Lately, we’ve been enjoying Wednesday evenings with Steph, which involves making some new, exciting dish, and talking late into the night. Last night, we made Spicy Tomato Soup and some sharp cheddar and fennel sandwiches. We didn’t have any jalapeño … Continue reading

July 19, 2007

Bread Attempt #1

Sharing my desire for healthy bread, Ethan made some with whole grain flour this weekend. The results were mixed. We did not have wheat gluten on hand, and he chose not to use any, which apparently was not a great … Continue reading

July 12, 2007

Why Is It Easier To Submit A Complaint Than A Compliment?

A recent post on Violent Acres, describing her frustration in trying to give positive feedback for a Starbucks employee, reminded me of a similar incident I had at a local Target. Normally, at the Target near our apartment, the cashiers … Continue reading

July 9, 2007

Places to live

I found a website today called find your spot.com that asks you a series of questions and then recommends places where you might enjoy living, based on climate, geography, and other factors. Where did it pick for me? St. Helens, … Continue reading

July 7, 2007


I was looking at my stats for no particular reason over my lunch hour and found that one of the search phrases that led someone to my site was “chemically castrating your husband.” If someone is chemically castrated, are their … Continue reading

July 6, 2007