Monthly Archives: August 2005

I heart Molly

Even though Molly has been chasing all over Japan AND trying to get ready for her trip to the US, she found the time to send me a package of yummy Japanese treats: Cherry and mango Hi-Chews, melon- and yogurt-flavored … Continue reading

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The second half of the rest of my life

We’re back from Santa Barbara, and the house is still standing! I would have blogged again from Santa Barbara, but my laptop died. It is still dead. The battery is just about shot, but when I try to turn it … Continue reading

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greetings from santa barbara

Well, we made it to Santa Barbara, and we’re staying 1/2 block from the beach (along with a million other tourists). Not much to report except that Deedle went for a swim today at the Goleta slough (okay, so Peter … Continue reading

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bug killa

We have to have our house tented for termites, which means we will be out of town for the rest of the week while the pest killers gas our house and annihilate every living organism. I find this rather distressing, … Continue reading

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what’s cookin’

When I was up in the Bay Area, I went to Kinokuniya in Japantown to peruse the Japanese craft books. That section was pretty well picked over, but I went down another aisle and a new section was unveiled to … Continue reading

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back from sf

Well, I made it back from San Francisco, but I’m sorry to say I took pathetically few photos! I had a great time, though, and got to see lots of people. Unfortunately, those people did not include Rachael or Becca, … Continue reading

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