Archives: January 2011

A Walk Too Far

TheBoy offered to take the boys for a walk. I put them in their pants, shoes and jackets and waved goodbye. I started to clean, and then… I got a phone call. Don’tpanicdon’tpanicdon’tpanic, I reminded myself as I answered with a drawn out hello. “I might have bitten off more than I can chew,” he

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Blogging a feminist mountain out of a molehill…

Jezebel has decided to bring attention to a boycott by Anne Hays of the New Yorker. Why? Because in two issues of the New Yorker, she noticed a lack of female writers and illustrators. Let’s break out the feminist pitchforks!! Sorry, Jezebel… no. I would love to see more female voices reflected in magazines that

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Recipe: Goat Cheese, Pesto and Sun Dried Tomato Torta

I know I haven’t posted much about our Christmas dinner. I’ll just say this. The food rocked. I plan on making all the dishes again, so the recipes will pop up here anyways. The first recipe that I made is this layered “torta” that my mom put together for Christmas. The other appetizers I was

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New Year’s Eve traditions

I admit, I’m not much of a partier. As a kid, New Year’s Eve didn’t hold much of a thrill for me. I usually went to bed early because I woke up with the sun- so staying up until midnight didn’t always appeal. Then I worked at Disneyland. Nothing will kill the thrill of partying

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