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Stuff I found while looking around

National Geographic Photo Contest 2012, ‘Key & Peele’ have fun with football intros.

New Tunes – Grizzly Bear

I’m sure many of you are already familiar with Grizzly Bear, but I couldn’t resist featuring their new album Shields.

Wherein I do not mention earthquakes or nuclear war

I’m brushing Leta’s hair after her shower when she bites her lower lip, slowly looks up at me and asks, “Mom? Can tornados happen at night?”

As part of my calling in life

I was very recently invited to be on the Board of Directors for the Utah division of NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness and attended my first meeting last week…

Their crazy Southern mother

Saturday afternoon I took the girls to see my father’s new house out on the southwest side of the valley in a neighborhood that abuts a planned community with gardens, parks, swimming pools, and a freshwater lake. Toward the end of our visit we drove …

Stuff I found while looking around

Bad Little Children’s Books (I did a few of these myself back in 2006), words used in fanfiction to describe genitals and more.

New Tunes – Parlovr

Parlovr is a three man indie rock band out of Montreal, Quebec. There isn’t really a concise way to describe their sound…

When you get to the bottom you go back to the top

Yesterday when I was looking back through my archives for the post I wrote about September, I realized oh, bleeeeeggggghhh. Last year at this time I was right in the middle of training for that marathon. I can’t even type that word without wincing. In …

Remember it tomorrow morning

The light that shoots through the south-facing window in my bedroom is growing dimmer every morning…

On the importance of doing research

Without doing any reading or investigation other than flipping through the catalog of photos in my brain…