Monthly Archives: September 2008

Old School Animation

Yesterday I made circus popcorn with my son while DKC was off canning tomatoes. We finished (he chose to color it orange this time), and I popped in the old Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe animated movie. I hadn’t … Continue reading

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The Fair

The fair was a resounding success. TRC and I sat down and discussed what we could do at the fair before we went, and how we didn’t want to spend too much money, especially when there were lots of fun … Continue reading

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Dilemmas

So the fair’s in town, and we’re going tonight. Only problem is the rides cost $4 a spin, which (if you ask me) is vastly overpriced for a carnival ride. I know TRC’s going to want to go on them, … Continue reading

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Smells

Now, maybe this isn’t Kosher to say. And if it isn’t, then I apologize. I know that paper mills provide people with important jobs and all, but . . . how to put it? They stink more than a pig … Continue reading

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I Forgot

Yeah. I forgot to blog today. I hereby formally apologize to the blogging community at large. Because I’m sure that they’ve all been waiting, anxious to find out if something had happened to me. You can all now breathe a … Continue reading

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Success

Last night’s teaching went well. Still, today and yesterday have been crazy busy, and I didn’t force myself out of bed this morning to do my writing, so I’ve been feeling vaguely guilty all day. On the plus side, I … Continue reading

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Teaching

I’m teaching a class this semester. It’s two sections of a technology module on using technology to do research and keep track of sources. Nothing big–just six hours total of classroom time for each section. But I must admit that … Continue reading

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Why Is It?

Why is it that electronics all has to come in packaging that’s such a pain to open? I mean, it’s okay if you just get something electronic now and then, but if you’re like me and do this sort of … Continue reading

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Tom Hanks

I haven’t done anything really film-geeky on this blog lately, and to commemorate my first day back on the reference desk, and by popular demand (well, one person’s demand, at least), today’s topic shall be on All the Tom Hanks … Continue reading

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Red Son

I can’t believe how crazy life is right now. Work is just gangbusters busy, and I’m pretty darn booked when I get home each night, too. Thank goodness DKC has the next few weeks off from work–that gives us more … Continue reading

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