Tweet I recently experienced a luxury so magnificent, so epic, I had to write about it. I was shopping at a kitchen and bath showroom with a client when nature called. I excused myself and retired to the loo, which was outfitted very nicely with a Toto toilet. I’m quite familiar with Toto toilets, having […]
Tweet Nothing marks the passage of time more obviously than the growth of children from one year to the next, as I learned this morning when my 6-year old exclaimed “O.M.G.!!” when she saw where the Elf on the Shelf landed this morning. May your holidays be filled with traditions, new and old, that bring […]
Tweet Halloween is coming, and I’m getting excited! Here are some cool things I’ve come across recently that are getting me into the Halloween mood. A lovely line of monster supplies comes to us from the Hoxton Street Monster Supplies store in London. (It’s really a front for the Ministry of Stories. After squeeing with […]
Tweet A watched soft-close toilet seat never closes. ~ New American proverb
Tweet The time dilation in effect for most of this year is now over. Time has headed over a cliff and is now falling toward December faster than I can hang on to my safety ropes. Time dilation allowed me to do all sorts of things this year: gardening, complain about the heat, start a […]
Tweet “Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.” So says Ford Prefect in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (by the late, brilliantly funny Douglas Adams). I love science fiction, and well, wickedly funny science fiction is just about my vision of nirvana. I would like to give you more quotes from this funniest series […]
Tweet Blog off! What’s that, you say? Is that some new curse de jour for cranky blog readers and writers to hurl at passersby by? No friends, it’s a term coined by and an activity engaged in by some of my Twitter friends. Since entering the strange universe that is Twitter, I have met a […]
Tweet My favorite Cathy cartoon Don’t believe the hype.