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Work Jail

A friend of mine has introduced me to the concept of “Work Jail”. Work Jail is a place where you go when you have a bunch of looming deadlines and you need to just get that stuff done. But, unlike … Continue reading

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Review: Let’s Pretend this Never Happened

Let’s Pretend this Never Happened I finished this book about a month after it came out and I’ve been trying to figure out how to review it. I want to be serious. I want to tell you all of the … Continue reading

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Moby Dick Big Read: Chapters 1 and 2

So, there are two things that you need to know: the first is that The Moby Dick Big Read in which a chapter a day and a new piece of artwork inspired by the book will appear on this website … Continue reading

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A lovely quote from Cast On Episode 100: In My Craft

“THE TIDE The tide recedes, but leaves behind bright seashells on the sand. The sun goes down, but gentle warmth still lingers on the land. The music stops, yet echoes on in sweet, soulful refrains. For every joy that passes, … Continue reading

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Progress and not-so-much-progress

There are a million things I should be doing right now, like reading and working on things for my dissertation, but mostly what I’ve done today has been to cook and to knit. I did read a little this morning, … Continue reading

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VT’s Portion Control Challenge

I sort of went off the rails. Well, not necessarily in terms of portions but certainly in terms of the food pyramid. On Thursday, I had cheddar brat pigs in a blanket for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They just sounded … Continue reading

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Reading Challenge 2012: Just Read Things

Unlike the past few years where I’ve set down for myself a list of books that I wanted to have read by the end of the year, this year I’ve decided that I’m just going to set a number and … Continue reading

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VT’s Portion Control Challenge

Seventeen days into the new year and this is the first blog post. I’ve been slacking; it is time to get cracking. The Spring Semester started up today and with the thought of new beginnings in mind, I decided that … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

This is a little video of the first penguins effected by the oil spill in New Zealand being released. This Thanksgiving, one of the things I’m thankful for is that these little guys are able to go home. by

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I won a contest!

I read a lot of blogs and Jen from The Three Little Piglets recently interviewed Jill Colonna who wrote Mad about Macarons. I will be receiving a copy of the book in the mail! I am so excited to read … Continue reading

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