Category Archives: for the heck of it

In honor of February, I made this….Enjoy!

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Ten Things I’ve Done

Still working on the site updates; thanks for being patient with me, everyone! Scalzi's doing a thing I thought I might jump in on (and you totally should too, if you want!) — Ten Things I've Done That You (Probably) … Continue reading

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Take a “Wow” Moment

Today's Good Find:  21 Historically Significant Photos.   I'm pretty sure at least one will make your eyes go big. This one was the first of several that did mine — it's Bruce Lee sparring with Ip Man, in 1955. … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Summer Fun

I looooooove summertime, and it's finally here!  Today I wandered past my mirror, au naturel, and realized how very I-love-summer-y I looked, so I snapped a photo.   After snapping it, I realized that it wasn't just stomach-muscles (well, some) and ridiculously … Continue reading

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If things are random but all good, is it still random?

(A:  Nothing is truly random.  ;) Devoting a post to the ton of small wonderful things I've run across this week! MyFitnessPal:  I've been looking for a simple app/site to help me track basic calories-in-calories-out forEVER, it seems — and … Continue reading

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Light’s suffering and joy

Wolfgang Goethe once said, "Colours are light's suffering and joy." Running across this quote made me so happy — and happy's been hard today; just adjustment in circumstances I suspect — because it shows such a brilliant perspective ability, and … Continue reading

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NGrammatical Fun

Oooo, if you haven't messed with Google Ngram, you shooooould!  Instant pretty graphs of the occurrence of any words and phrases in tons of books over time?  YES PLEASE! Here, for example, you can see that the phrase "in the … Continue reading

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