Monthly Archives: August 2007

It’s official

We’re now grown-ups. We bought this house today. Eek! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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T-Minus, uh, 2 days* until we are officially homeowners

*or whatever the phrase is. I’m too tired to look it up. Our house is chaos. Boxes everywhere, decisions to be made about things to throw out on Thursday, a toddler starting to get stressed, two kitties also getting stressed … Continue reading

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Dear Neutrogena

Your Healthy Skin Enhancer sucks. Non-comedogenic, my ass! My face has completely broken out and the only new thing I’ve introduced is your stupid makeup. Thanks for making me look like I’m still in high school. You suck. Sincerely, Erika. … Continue reading

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Hobbit Home! (etc.)

Wow! Look at this Welsh woodland house! Underground, hand-crafted, amazing. (via AT:NYC) A year at a glance calendar. I kind of love this idea. And I kind of hate it. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share … Continue reading

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The night in which Sophie scared me half to death

Sophie scared the everloving crap out of me last night. Let’s back up a few days. We’re back to trying to get her to sleep in her own bed at night. Portland screwed that up for us a bit as … Continue reading

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Recipes – Tomatoes

We’ve hit the peak of tomato season around here. My heirloom tomatoes are still green, but we’re getting some seriously yummy tomatoes from our farm share. Multicolored Tomato Tartlets Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Goat Cheese Fondue Not sure about this … Continue reading

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22 Months!

Yay! Almost 2! The last several days have been all about “What dis called? What dat called?” It’s like she’s all of a sudden realized she doesn’t know the name of everything and she’s playing catch-up. She has also discovered … Continue reading

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Not Made In China

Ideas for toys not made in China. Via this Ask Moxie post (after the part about constipation). For my family, specifically, because there are so many hand-me-down toys in our families, we really don’t need new toys. Sophie also loves … Continue reading

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Linker Linkage

For the BBQ this weekend: Roasted Garlic, Olive and Tomato Pasta Salad. For when the squashes start arriving in the C.S.A. farm share: Roasted Butternut Squash Puree with Goat Cheese. It looks savory and yummy. I really don’t like sweet … Continue reading

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Veronica Mars and Heroes

Did I mention this already? Kristen Bell is going to be a Hero! And probably a bad guy! For at least 13 episodes! This is excellent news. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share … Continue reading

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