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kapgar
Geneva, IL
Me, my blog, and I.
Interests: a little bit of everything.
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It's the Weekend of Swim in Kasa Kapgar! For the second year in a row, we bought a family pass to our park district's pool. Making up the cost of the pass last year was no problem, we just went... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at kapgar
This week, Katie and I moved beyond just general idea creation and have begun to earnestly plan Nathan's birthday. His birthday. His third birthday. Our little man is not so little anymore. WTH?? Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at kapgar
He curses my existence but otherwise, yes, a win-win.
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Cute...
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Do I get to charge them a finder's fee or consultation charge like eHarmony?
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I'm about to try my hand at playing Cupid. An old college friend, recently divorced, posted on FB that she's ready to begin dating and asked if anybody knows someone that might be good for her. Katie and I scanned... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at kapgar
...are a real pain in the ass. Yeah, I got nothin'. Sorry. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at kapgar
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I know I promised this recap about nine days ago, but, let's face it, there were already enough media outlets covering the Pitchfork Music Festival both as it was going on and in its aftermath, that mine just would've been... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at kapgar
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I'm sure most of you have heard of HMOs. As in the Health Maintenance Organization form of medical insurance that a large number of Americans rely upon for their doctoring needs. I realized something the other day while texting my... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at kapgar
I have a coworker who shares a lot of the same interests as I do. Comics, toys, science fiction, some fantasy, the works. The difference is that he's in IT and makes more than me with far fewer bills and,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at kapgar
But if we kept responding like that to all these sorts of attacks, we'd never leave the house. Then they'd attack us there.
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I won't say nerve wracking. Nervous? Sure. Nerve wracking we'd have been texting her every 15 minutes.
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Us, too.
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I've formulated a similar defense for myself. Thankfully I haven't had to use it.
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As parents, Katie and I made one of the big trust leaps today, we left Nathan at home with his first babysitter. Sure, we use daycare and leave him at her home two days a week, but bringing in a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2015 at kapgar
It seems that way
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As I announced last night, Nathan and I had a boys' night at home while mommy went to see a movie. What I failed to mention was that, after putting Nathan to bed, I got the news alert on my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2015 at kapgar
Like boys should.
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Have not one bit.
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Mommy went to see a movie with Aunt Jen. What does this mean? BOYS' NIGHT FOR DADDY AND NATHAN!!! Our poor house may never survive. Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2015 at kapgar
And then there are our shared friends who dwarf both our totals combined.
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Her other huge hit was the Ozzy duet "Close My Eyes Forever."
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You keep telling yourself that. ;-)
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Today was my deadline. One year ago today, I hit 40,000 tweets. I thought I would set a slightly ambitious goal (for me, not for some) of hitting 50,000 one year later. That "one year later" being today. I was... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2015 at kapgar
I may love modern electronic and independent music and the like, but I have trouble saying no to my old classics. Mostly the old metal bands that I loved as a teenager. I have even gone to see some of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at kapgar