The OMG-WTF Spectrum

Wednesday, 31 December 2008, 13:53 | Category : Funny or Dumb
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Cheap Books

Tuesday, 30 December 2008, 14:39 | Category : Life
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So, I recently read an article about shopping for bargain books online, and what it does to book retailers. (Bargain Hunting for Books, and Feeling Sheepish About It) Since I work for a publishing company, it did give me a few pangs of guilt. I’m guilty of both buying and selling from, and like […]

The Headhunter's Guide to the Top 10 Films of 2008

Monday, 29 December 2008, 13:20 | Category : Funny or Dumb, Pop Culture
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After a nice little holiday hiatus (which I may write about later), I’m back in front of my computer screen. Never one to let a good day to browse the web pass me by, I happened upon The Headhunter’s Guide to the Top 10 Films of 2008 This amusing little blog post takes the heroes […]

Thank You

Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:43 | Category : Life
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I’d like to thank the people today who took the time to say thank you to me, and to thank the people I forgot to thank. Thank you to the cashiers and the people who opened doors. Thank you to the people who stepped out of the way to let me pass, or even just […]

Piles and Piles of Advice

Monday, 22 December 2008, 13:05 | Category : Life
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Like most web surfers, I have a few sites that I frequent that are all tips and advice driven. I get newsletters about being a better yogi, a better knitter, more crafty, and about more books that I should read. I have rss feeds about getting organized, being a better marketer – I even subscribe […]

There's Nothing Like Someone Else's Filth

Sunday, 21 December 2008, 0:08 | Category : Life
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There’s nothing like someone else’s filth to make you take a second look at how you live. I went today with my mom to help clean a newly-vacant apartment in our building. I use the term vacant lightly, as the previous tenant left several personal items, a fridge full of food, and made no attempt […]

Books Don't Have Ears

Friday, 19 December 2008, 0:25 | Category : Life
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I was finishing up some Christmas shopping the other day at one of my favorite stores: Barnes & Noble. I was chatting on my cell phone with my mom, as people are apt to do, about what I had left to do.  I wasn’t being loud, or obnoxious, or talking about anything disgusting. A total […]

What I'm Loving Today: 12/16/08

Tuesday, 16 December 2008, 22:32 | Category : Life
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- Getting up at 530 am means that I could be off work by 2 pm. – It was above zero degrees (according to google) when I got up. – Womenomics – a great blog I happened onto. Hopefully they actually blog more. I could get used to this form of getting the news! – […]

Wisdom to Live By

Monday, 8 December 2008, 20:58 | Category : Life
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Alright, I admittedly don’t read a lot of email forwards, but this one really hit home with me. So, I’m posting it here rather than forwarding it on; that way I can look back on it as much as I’d like as well. Wisdom to Live By 1. Take a 10-30 minute walk every day. […]

Its been forever…

Friday, 5 December 2008, 0:38 | Category : Life
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… since I posted, and I have so much to write about! I was able to visit SPJB in New York for the Thanksgiving holiday. His birthday conveniently falls around the same time, so with a little bit of a longer trip, I was able to see him for both the holiday and his birthday. […]