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July 28, 2010
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Design Question

Design Question I need some help, y’all. Color theory type of help. I’ve painted two walls (not my walls) two different colors. First color: Sort of bright almost hazard orange. Second color: bright cornflower (?, sorry, I don’t have a … Continue reading

July 22, 2010
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Pancakes, Mmmmmm

Pancakes, Mmmmmm There is just something about a perfect pancake. It’s so simple. You must have this recipe. I came up with it several years ago. It is only a tiny smidgeon harder than a mix and so much better. … Continue reading

July 21, 2010
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What Y’all Might Need Today

What Y’all Might Need Today is some Grits Ain’t Groceries. You might also need some real grits and groceries, but I wouldn’t know for sure about that. Sing it, Little Milton! Happy Wednesday, y’all.

July 20, 2010
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Down, Mama Bear

Down, Mama Bear These males I live with are funny. They require a very direct approach. Most of the time, I find this really refreshing. For instance, generally, they are immune to manipulation. So, when I want them to do … Continue reading

July 15, 2010
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Dear A.A. Bondy,

Dear A.A. Bondy, You’re causing me pain, A.A. Bondy, and I think that you should know it. Why, oh WHY are you coming to Columbia, Missouri, and not to St. Louis?! I mean, I don’t want to take anything from … Continue reading

July 14, 2010
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Oldies At The Pool

Oldies At The Pool Sometimes I can hear the music at the pool and sometimes I can’t. They had it turned up the other day, though, and everyone that I saw –from toddler to retiree — was more into this … Continue reading