To everyone who advised me to get EA Sports Active, well, I did, it came, and now I can barely move! Note to self – when the 30 Day Challenge tells you to take a rest day, for the love of god, TAKE A REST DAY! Actually, I was intending to yesterday, but [...]
Archive for July, 2009
I’m (obviously) not the biggest fan of Karl Rove, but this still made me laugh.
Made cookies the other day with my leftover egg whites. They turned out to taste like faintly lemon-flavored Nilla Wafers. They’re kind of sticky, too. I just smashed some together with ice cream in the middle and stuck [...]
Ever since I saw this post on Michael Ruhlman’s blog, I’ve been obsessed with the idea of making an eclair from scratch. They’re one of my favorite foods anyway, and the pate a choux dough looked like it would be fun to make. I eventually wound up ordering a copy of Ruhlman’s book [...]
First of all, I was going to do a shop update tonight, but waited until after my light got all crappy so I couldn’t color-edit my photos correctly. Like this may or may not be what the yarn actually looks like!
Who can say? Not me! So, I’ll do it all tomorrow. [...]
Travis and I took our semi-annual trip down to Cincinnati to go to Ikea and Jungle Jim’s. We hit Ikea first. Our main goal was to get a new mattress, since our old one had this impossibly deep crater in it. Ikea Online had a mattress-picking tool that I filled out the [...]
If I’ve been a little absent around here lately, I blame it solely on the insane black raspberry harvest we’ve been getting from behind our house.
The berries just kind of started growing a few years ago, and since yard maintenance is way low on our list of priorities (embarrassingly low, actually), the berries have been [...]