Things I’m afraid to tell you.

3 May, 2012

Recently I saw a tweet by Ez of Creature Comforts, mentioning a blogging challenge with this topic and asking other bloggers to participate. Without knowing much about it, I replied that I wanted to do it. As I approach it, it doesn’t feel as simple as it was to sign on to in a moment. […]


31 January, 2012

Happy last day of January. It’s around now when people are making their jokes about how only a few short weeks ago, they made resolutions that are now getting abandoned, forgotten or given up. This year, just for fun on New Year’s Day, I tweeted random resolutions off the top of my head. My goals […]

On goals, rewards and reminders.

10 October, 2011

A while ago, inspired by reading blogs by people training to be yoga instructors and a good friend who started training to run a marathon, I decided I was going to commit to practicing yoga every day. The health effects and brain effects of this decision were immediate and compounding, and yet, I didn’t stick […]

things that happened this week

9 September, 2011

My brother Dan was in town. I haven’t seen him in a long time since he lives on the other side of the country. It was great. For this occasion, a bunch of people came over my house to hang out. I made my popular spinach artichoke dip (came out well) and tried to make […]

Block Printing Saved My Life

12 July, 2008

OK, so I’m exaggerating a bit.  It didn’t save my life. However, I was in a serious rut.  I finally moved to a new house with plenty of room for my projects and I was doing nothing.  I think it’s like when you keep a small animal in a cage for a long time and […]