Archive for August, 2008

Aug

25

I Have No Words…

By jen

Yesterday afternoon Brian and Kat suffered the greatest loss any parent could ever suffer.  They lost one of their twin girls, Kelsey, in her sleep.  There are never words to say to a parent who has lost a child and my heart breaks for my best friend and the family.    Three months was not nearly long […]

Aug

24

This Is Why I Do Not Bake…

By jen

I have mentioned it a million times.  I am no baker.  I can cook like a champ, but baking and me are not meant to be.  My mom gave me a gigantic sysco cake mix that is a just add water thing.  Now I didn’t want to make 8 round cakes so I decided to […]

Aug

21

Fun Links:

By jen

Dog vs Cat Diary made me giggle and I am not an animal person. Pearls before Swine is a regular visit of mine and this one made me laugh aloud: Hah!  This is excellent shit right here… “If they IM’d: Obama’s VP Prospects” This is the God’s Honest Truth… Heh… OOooo Library Smut! I never […]

Aug

21

Switzer Twins Goodness…

By jen

As you may remember my girl Kat was blessed with perfect twin girls after years of trying.  Riley and Kelsey were out on the town today shopping and like any good parent Kat took the opportunity to photograph them with amazing chapeaus while they were still too young to object or pull them off. Seriously, […]

Aug

21

You Know That Had to Hurt… NBC

By jen

Women Beach Vollyball Gold Medalists Thank Bush for his Inspiration and Good Work! The only thing that would have made this better would have been if Keith Doucherman had been the guy asking the questions.  He would have shit himself and probably started seizing.  I feel certain when he watched this clip he was having […]

Aug

20

Congresswoman Tubbs Jones Dead at 58…

By jen

Link She was certainly not my kind of politician but she was always up for a good sound bite…

Aug

20

You Ever Find One a Website That is Both Sad and Extraordinary?

By jen

Well I did today.  “Phillip Toledan – Days with My Father” is striking in its design, photography, and content.  His father is 98 and he is chronicling his days with beautiful photographs and text talking about his father’s mental state and how he never realized how bad it was until his mother’s death.  Some slides […]

Aug

20

I Love a Good Food Blog…

By jen

Nobel Pig has a pretty spiffy cake recipe and I always want to do this whole cook and take pics thingie but never get around to it.  Butterscotch Apple Cake…

Aug

19

Facts & Lists Have Been Added…

By jen

On your left in the sidebar navigation is a new entry for Facts & Lists.  Some oldies but goodies and a few updated lists.  All full of sunshine and fucking carebears, courtesy of The Demure One.

Aug

18

An Oldie But Goodie: Politics Explained…

By jen

Via Steve Jackson Games: FEUDALISM: You have two cows. Your lord takes some of the milk. PURE SOCIALISM: You have two cows. The government takes them and puts them in a barn with everyone else’s cows. You have to take care of all of the cows. The government gives you as much milk as you […]