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Archives for March 2010

When Heather Met Dave

To begin, let me make a long story short. In 2007, I was living in Los Angeles. I had lived in LA from the end of 2001 to the summer of 2007. By the end of my time in LA, I didn’t like it much anymore. I was a little desperate to leave. At the […]

I Said Yes

Sometimes, it totally pays to go for a beer with a stranger you meet from your blog.


Unlike the last couple of apartments I have lived in, our current place has and actual bedroom. And unlike studios or lofts, the bedroom comes with an actual door. A bedroom door. I am serious. And I don’t know if you know this, but you can close doors. Really. I am so serious about this. […]

The Good, The Bad, The Frustrating

Okay, The Good: Healthcare reform. I came out of my weeks-long, self-imposed political news boycott to get up to speed on what our esteemed political leaders have in store for us. I’m about as progressive as they come, so I am frustrated that there no public option yet. But some kind of reform passed, and […]

Yay For Booze!

About 44 days ago, we started making 44 Cordial. On St Patrick’s Day, we did the grand unveiling. We removed the orange spiked with coffee beans, got a funnel, and poured the cordial through a coffee filter. There were remnants of coffee beans and orange floaties to filter out. The cordial had been silver rum. […]