Around the House, Cool Stuff


It's a very exciting day for us! We finally got our new couch!!! We bought it from Crate & Barrel a couple of months ago and I've had to wait for it to get made and get here. (And, I am not very patient.) It's the first piece of furniture that we've bought together. Now… Continue reading COUCH DAY!

Cool Stuff

A Very Special Pikachu

Last weekend I had a really nice time visiting my family. We hung out, watched some West Wing (I am proudly responsible for getting them hooked on this show), and made some sushi. The highlight for me, though, was a delightful gift that I received from a young and talented crafter that my Mom knows.… Continue reading A Very Special Pikachu

African Flowers
Cool Stuff, Current Projects, Geekery

This Is Halloween!!

This is the song I sang as soon as I woke up today: "This is Halloween. This is Halloween. Halloween, Halloween. Halloween, Halloween!" That's from the "Nightmare Before Christmas" movie. And yes, I have the soundtrack. And yes, I am blaring it tonight when children show up at our door Trick-or-Treating. I'm so excited! We've… Continue reading This Is Halloween!!