Monthly Archives: December 2006

What’s growing on

Ahh, lots of stuff going on. It’s been a fun week, though. I have joined Bricklink. I haven’t listed anything in my store yet but you can be sure I’ll let you know when I do. I freecycled a piano … Continue reading

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This little piggy went to market

Today we made a trip to Soulard Market for the first time since moving into the area over a year ago. It was a good time and now that we know how great it is, we will be making regular … Continue reading

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More Time Off

I didn’t end up taking the whole day off on Tuesday, and I worked full days on Wed/Thu. But I’m taking today off. Jamie’s mom is on her way here and will be here almost until the end of the … Continue reading

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If You Give a Mom a Muffin

Some background: author Laura Numeroff has a series of kids books that start with the phrase “If you give a. . .” (see link). We have two of them so we are familiar with the series. More background: some dear … Continue reading

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Getting out of hand

I’m something of a silly sort of person. Sometimes. Like one night last week, when I decided to rename everyone in the family as we were getting ready for our family time. I’m Gorg, married to Piquanda, and our children … Continue reading

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Microsquash strikes again

With all apologies to Jer, I hate Microsoft today. I decided to do some updating to XP this morning and so I got on the update website and downloaded everything it recommended. An hour later (yeah, I don’t use automatic … Continue reading

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I like them in the pot 5 days old

Asher is 5 days old today. We took him to his first church service this morning. Asher’s birth presents us with an opportunity to test our recent changes in theology in the crucible of real life. Namely, whether or not … Continue reading

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MP3 Player (part 2)

Thanks for all the input so far. I really don’t want an iPod. It’s just the way I am. If everyone else has one, I must not have it. It’s probably a manifestation of sinful pride. It keeps me out … Continue reading

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What non-beer drinkers drink when they are prescribed beer

Reason number 17 why midwives are better than doctors: How many doctors do you know who would prescribe a fermented barley beverage to speed up the transition from colostrum (the first stage of milk production) to actual mommy milk? Yeah, … Continue reading

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