by Kevin@Pettw@y on December 29, 2006

104-I Spy

December 19, 2006

A few years ago, in the middle of a Florida summer, Lena and I decided we wanted to find some new places to go walking. We liked to walk early in the morning while the heat was only oppressive and not yet murderous, and we had all the streets around our home burned into the […]

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103-Me Dammit!

December 15, 2006
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December 12, 2006

(My father-in-law sent me a funny email today blasting liberals and praising conservatives. I happen to think both sides are deluded so I wrote my own version. Enjoy.) Humans originally existed as small bands of nomadic hunter/gatherers. They lived on berries, roots, and small game during the warm months and larger game and fried meats […]

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101-Say it With Pastry

December 8, 2006
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100-Get Your Mad On

December 5, 2006

We like to think that American means better, but it’s not really always the case. In some things American is good, in others, not so much. A perfect example is stevia. This is a sweetener originally from Paraguay. The indigenous peoples there have dried leaves from the stevia plant and put them in their tea […]

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99-The Gang’s All Here

December 1, 2006
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98-Say What?

November 28, 2006

Back in Gainesville, in our first house, Lena was trying to keep the cats from using the houseplants for toilets by dropping a couple of mothballs into each one. We had gone out to eat and see a movie, and came home to discover all the mothballs were gone. Even more worryingly, Roxanne, our yellow […]

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