Monthly Archives: September 2008

Linktastic

It’s pouring outside right now. It’s been fairly nice this week – high ’60s and mid ’70s but then dipping down to the ’40s at night. So far, our house has stayed warm-ish overnight. We haven’t turned the heat on … Continue reading

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Crafty Links

Backing away from the politics (although it’s easy to get sucked back in). Very cute nature walk looms (via Crafty Crow). It’d be interesting to see how well Sophie does with these. How to paint fall trees (via Crafty Crow) … Continue reading

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Plan for Change

Great new ad from Barack Obama. 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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John McCain – Lying Liar who Lies

Pass it on. 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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Palin – it just gets worse

She charged rape victims for rape kits. Eight years ago, complaints about charging rape victims for medical exams in Wasilla prompted the Alaska Legislature to pass a bill — signed into law by Knowles — that banned the practice statewide. … Continue reading

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9/11 – open questions

Why, why, why? When he was warned in the August 6, 2001 PDB, “Bin Laden Determined to Strike In US”, why did the president do nothing except tell the guy who delivered it to him, “All right, you’ve covered your … Continue reading

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Crafty Link and Coffee Update

Very cool – paper chains with no staples or glue! After mangling my fingers making paper chains for Sophie’s birthday last year, this tutorial comes just in time! Side note: Day Five, no coffee. No headaches this morning but again … Continue reading

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How to Open a Wine Bottle Without a Corkscrew

[via not martha] Open a Wine Bottle Without a Corkscrew. It involves a screw, a screwdriver and a hammer. And not breaking the bottle and drinking tiny shards of glass. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share … Continue reading

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September Ember Days

From the Old Farmer’s Almanac: September 17, 19, 20 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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Day Four – no coffee

Well, I’m better today. So far no headaches. I do have an emergency faux-Excedrin in my pocket, just in case. I’m quite tired, but that might be due to all of Sophie’s coughing last night, too. I started to feel … Continue reading

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