Monthly Archives: August 2006

a page turner

Why Moms Are Weird Pamela Ribon Pamie has a new book!  I set out to read a chapter or two the other night and ended up staying up until dawn to finish it.  It was laugh out loud funny!  I … Continue reading

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vox hunt: orange crush

Take a photo of something orange. something orange Not my favorite, but certainly orange.  This was taken at the Stanford Shopping Center.  Another dalhia.  I love the gardens there. Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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and then

When we last checked in, I had "cleaned" up the cave room so the cleaning service could take place.  I walked over to the library, grabbing a quick lunch along the way.  Can't seem to escape Baja Fresh. While at … Continue reading

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vox hunt : stuck on you

sticker on a box Last weekend we stopped by at teacake, a new bake shop in Emeryville.  This is a photo of their box – that's a sticker on it.  Wonder what's inside….. teacake cupcake These actually are as good … Continue reading

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route 66 ketchup

ya want fries with that? This is from the road trip – the world's largest ketchup bottle.  It is actually a water tower.  The company is no longer in business, but the giant ketchup bottle remains. We managed to figure … Continue reading

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cleaning before the friday cleaning

Yeah, I know, what a pain.  The cave room comes with a weekly cleaning service.  Poor me. Really I am not complaining.  I think it more amusing than anything else.  But in order for them to clean, I have to … Continue reading

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and further down the rabbit hole we go

First, a mail update: Neither B nor I have received any mail (other than a few pieces where we had recently changed our address) since late July.  Guess who is going to be on the phone with the U.S. Postal … Continue reading

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qotd: in heavy rotation

What albums are in heavy rotation for you right now? Well, if you have been paying any attention at all, you know that almost all of our CDs are packed away in storage.  Thus I must confess that I have … Continue reading

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add it to your queue

Howl’s Moving Castle Oh man, this is probably one of the best movies I have seen in a while.  We rented it from Netflix and I am almost sorry we dropped it off at the mailbox tonight – I definitely … Continue reading

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Vox Hunt: Earn Your Stripes

Take a photo of something striped. something striped These are watermelons at one of the markets at the Ferry Building in San Francisco. We didn't buy any of these, but did get a piece of watermelon at Andronico's.  You don't … Continue reading

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