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Ozzie

My cat, Ozzie, passed away a year ago today. He was diagnosed with FeLV the day before, and on April 1st he was barely able to breathe, much less move. It was hard, because it was April Fools day so I felt like I couldn’t tell anybody about it – they would assume I was […]

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Wil Wheaton on Welcome to Night Vale

I’ve been listening to the Welcome to Night Vale podcast, starting from the beginning, for several weeks now. I’m almost caught up and I’m trying not to think about it. Usually it’s my soundtrack while making breakfast in the morning. Today, I had a special treat when I heard a familiar voice. Wil. Effin’. Wheaton. Enjoy. […]

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Pre-Caturday

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March Blogging U. Courses: Blogging and Photo 101

Originally posted on WordPress.com News:
We’re excited to offer two Blogging U. courses this March: Blogging 101 and Photography 101. Read on to learn more about each course, see how Blogging U. works, and register! Blogging 101: Zero to Hero — March 2 – 20 Blogging 101 is three weeks of bite-size assignments that take you from “Blog?” to…

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Gustafsons Love Ice Cream and Late Night Television

My aunt (the first lady), uncle (the first male) and cousin (in the 49ers beanie) made it onto the Tonight Show last night.

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The Bus Is Late (Waiting for the Bus in the Rain)

I’m binging through the Welcome to Night Vale podcast and cannot stop thinking about this song. The album is available from the Satellite High on Bandcamp. [=₀==₀]

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Cheesy goodness

An unexpected treat during this meetup was a visit to the St. James Cheese Company, in Uptown, New Orleans. Even got to ride bikes there. Jeremey and I sampled several bits of cheese while making our purchase, but one of them I particularly liked was from Good Shepherd Cheese in Owingsville, KY. With my brief […]

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Rotate Your Owl

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Momentum

I love this Chrome extension. It makes your “New Tab” beautiful and focus-driven. http://momentumdash.com/ Hat tip to Steph Yiu

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Lincoln at the Library

I’ve been to the Louisville Free Public Library so many times, and I don’t think I’ve ever looked at this statue of Abraham Lincoln before. I was at the library, reading up on history of the 1937 Great Flood, and saw this photo: So on my way out I made sure to turn the corner […]