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Geez. I couldn't even remember where we'd moved all of our doggerel, cleverness, and ranting when VOX tipped over. Good thing that I remembered to search Nancy Mitchell blog on Google. I could have gone the narcissistic route and searched for my own name I guess. Typepad! Thank you! Scroll... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2015 at Odd Infinitum
Well, I finally did it. Took a step toward what I've promised Nancy would be a focus on doing things. Getting things done. Not obliviously walking past the recycling on the way out the door. Being proactive on household and self maintenance. Doing the things that will make us more... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2012 at Odd Infinitum
Testing. Check, check. Is this thing on? I hope it still works. I need to stop in here more often... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2012 at Odd Infinitum
What is it about a work coffee machine that you don't get? Is it the hard-to-find, already-started rip-top bag just above the coffe maker? Is it the hard-to-find coffee filters next to the already-started rip-top bag of coffee just above the coffee maker? Is it the slide-out filter holder on... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2011 at Odd Infinitum
Dan is now following LG
Jun 17, 2011
"They're for here." It took me a moment to realize the guy was talking to me. I'd just pulled in to the grocery store parking lot with a coupon for half-off deli meat. Shopping too late the other night, the deli had closed, so I figured I'd stop some other... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2011 at Odd Infinitum
After washing some dishes this morning, I forgot to put my rings back on my fingers. It's amazing how disoriented I feel not have my wedding ring on my finger. The ring on my right hand is a silver interlocking triple band bought on our first trip together in Mexico.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Odd Infinitum
Me either! I'm going to do more of it as well!
Toggle Commented Jun 2, 2011 on Days Are Like Diamonds at Odd Infinitum
This is another one of those foods that I've never tried - thinking I won't like them. I used to say that about olives of any color or size. Then Nancy made me try some...
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Nancy and I recently watched a great 2009 documentary about Hugh Hefner. I learned a lot about the man that I didn't know. Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist, Rebel. I hope you’ve seen it. If you know only one dimension of the man, spend a couple of hours with this film.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at Odd Infinitum
Why that title popped into my mind, I'll never know. I was looking at it as a 'cherish every moment' kind of title - having heard the phrase somewhere before. Then I googled it. John Denver "Some Days Are Like Diamonds." I guess I was right. Sort of. I've been... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2011 at Odd Infinitum
I've always been a fan of theme songs. We now watch a lot of DVR shows, so most of the time we skip right past them. But I've always been a fan - right back to The Rockford Files and (embarrassingly enough) The Beverly Hillbillies and My Mother The Car.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2011 at Odd Infinitum
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Jan 5, 2011
Testing. Check check. Sibilance. Sibilance. Is this thing on? Just testing my 'post by email' function... Have a nice day. Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2010 at Odd Infinitum
Shakrgruvthing? Too long? LovShak? Shakitup? I think you should wait a day or two before hitting the DMV - let the memories settle...
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Oct 23, 2010
I did finally reach a state of clarity! Only after another four hours of mind-numbing boredom and Rug Doctor Juice With Oxywhatever. And thank you for the kindness on line about Nancy. She's the greatest storyteller ever!
Toggle Commented Oct 23, 2010 on My Doctor Visit at Odd Infinitum
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Oct 23, 2010
In which our intrepid hero rents a Rug Doctor. Now there's a Friday night. You go have fun at Octoberfest with the girls, he said. Here's my list, he said. Friday night rent a Rug Doctor, and Do The TV Room - twice. Then Spot Clean The Dining Room. Easy... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2010 at Odd Infinitum
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Oct 3, 2010
Dan is now following Dewitte Wilson
Sep 28, 2010
It's not Neville Shute waiting for it, or Cormac McCarthy's aftermath. More a Rod Serling winking-smirk point of view... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2010 at Odd Infinitum
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Sep 23, 2010
Dan is now following Nancy Mitchell
Sep 23, 2010
Dan is now following Kitty Ireland
Sep 21, 2010