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A New Picture

A little while ago, I posted a picture my student drew of me. It was a quick sketch, but I think it captured me quite well.  I thought she showed quite a bit of talent and other people reacted quite … Continue reading

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New Sheets

I had planned to downplay Today’s Perfect Moment.  I had started to write something like an apology before I even got to the topic.  Something like “Today’s Perfect Moment is not that amazing”–but I’ve used that opening before.  Not only … Continue reading

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Challenging the Food Rut

Part of the quest for the better me is a quest to eat better and eat different.  The better is pretty obvious, but the different is somewhat less so.  In most things in life, I really like change.  I don’t … Continue reading

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The Japan KitKat Phenomenon

The Japanese Kit Kat Phenomenon (JKKP) is pretty much all over the internet.  There are hundreds of videos on YouTube and probably quite a few blogs written about it.  Yes, there are lots of KitKat flavours in Japan.  This is … Continue reading

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August 18, 2014: Brand New Socks

There are certain feelings that are hard to replicate.  I’m not talking about love or anything like that–because I have been told eating chocolate comes pretty close.  I’m talking about real, five senses kind of feelings; actual physical sensations. Here’s … Continue reading

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June 5, 2014 A Question of Sandwiches

Today’s perfect moment is not really an event.  It was a question.  The ensuing conversation that the question spawned was quite good, but it was the question itself that I have selected as the perfect moment. If you are displaying … Continue reading

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