This is Isla's current ear-worm...
And so, yesterday Neil's toasting bagels. And then we smell something burning. And then I hear, 'Babe, the toaster's on fire.' And I look up from my non-blog writing to see flames. Flames in the middle of my toaster. Neil runs over and unplugs the toaster. Throws a damp cloth over it. My 'Oh shit!' … Continue reading Fire, Wind and Wasps
I pride myself on the fact that I’m not really a Bridezilla. I’ve been quite laid-back about this whole wedding thing, and actually more into the whole being married thing. Bring that on. A few months ago, I did have a blip about envelopes, of all things. And then I got over myself. Other than … Continue reading Is This Real Life?
I like music. I love music. I greatly esteem music. The first site I crank up on any given morning is last.fm. (Spotify has too many ads.) Even before facebook. Or real-life coffee. That’s big. While my musical taste is kind of eclectic, my first music-love is country. I love it down to the ground. … Continue reading I Blame Texas. But Not Really.
I haven't had a lot of screen time recently. This is what I've been doing while not staring at a computer screen: Collecting train tickets and using them as bookmarks. Eating pizza while watching my Dad attempt to play jump rope with an extension cord. The morphine is working! Meditating/crying while in a church. Reading … Continue reading Apparently, You Can Go Home Again
My weekend begins on Friday, so we’ll start there. I woke up and asked Sarge to make me a coffee. I did so nicely. ‘Can’t (the PA) do it?’ ‘She doesn’t make coffee,’ I said. ‘She pours water into ugliness.’ ‘Fair enough’, he said, turning on the coffee machine. For the rest of the day … Continue reading Weekend Wanderings
This one is for Sarge, who said last week that he loves me more than penguins. Which means a lot. It also means, I win! I also happen to think the title of the song is perfect for us. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Z8hXv-g4fQ And I have a bloody good excuse for not posting yesterday. Really. Words to follow...