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A new laptop!

About three years ago I bought a brand new laptop. It was a Dell, not particularly strong. And I promptly…

Get vaccinated!

Right now, California is experiencing an epidemic of Pertussis, better known as Whooping Cough. There have been 5 deaths, all…

Vacation Planning: the beginning

TheBoy and I are going on a weekend getaway in August, and as soon as the opportunity presented itself (read:…

When real life attacks!

I’d pledged to try to blog something every weekday. Oddly enough, the more regularly I blogged, the more motivated I…

A small victory, in Prescott

In my rant on racism (“Language? We don’t need no stinkin’ national language“), I mentioned the story from Prescott, AZ…

Happy Birthday, Sweet Sister

To the rest of the United States, let’s remember D-Day. To my mom, Happy Birthday to Jehzara! This is my…

My mom and I.

I have the coolest mom. Sorry, I don’t care what stories you share, my mom is the awesomest mom that…

Dear Disneyland…

Dear Disneyland, Thank you for helpfully sending me one last issue of your Annual Passholder magazine, asking for my family…

“Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” HAS to go.

Right now, the House has voted to repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (DADT) by a vote of 234 to 194.…

Celebs who diet? Please.

Admission of guilt: I have a subscription to US Weekly. Ages ago, I did a magazine package deal and as…