Category Archives: Life

Blogging from my phone

I do a lot on my phone now, and not a lot on the computer since the toddler learned that dance music videos come from there 🙂 I’m testing out this WordPress app on my android to see if it … Continue reading

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Rain, Music and Solitude

Par for the course, the entire 10-day forcast is rain. Winter enters the home-stretch into a cold and rainy spring. I like the flowers but it’s damn cold out there today. I’m feeling particularly introverted, dark and stormy myself. Country … Continue reading

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New Addictions and Ideas

Happy Valentine’s day! I am feeling super special as my site here just set a new record of hits per day. Thanks for the clicky love, people! I have to say, it’s probably because I decided to show myself some … Continue reading

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Geek Out – Current Research and Parenting Prep

3+ weeks to go! I’m sure my brain has melted with thoughts of baby. I’ve given up making coherent, concrete steps towards preparedness and am content to wander from rocking chair, to kitchen, to sewing machine, to computer accomplishing little … Continue reading

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Anthropology of the Self; A Year in Review

Being present in the moment sometimes requires a review of the past. Not a dwelling in the past, but a quick look back over your shoulder to check your progress and bid farewell. That’s what I’ve been doing recently anyway, … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Flexible PB Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

These are actually healthier than they sound and taste, really! And by flexible, I mean not only do they not crumble apart (despite not using gluten or xantham gum), but the recipe itself is really easy to tweak for your … Continue reading

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Huzzah! First 3 sales at oddtonic.etsy.com!

Wow, I am so excited to be a crafter and shop owner right now! I feel like a year of work on my shop, listings, photo editing and “crafting as a business” is starting to pay off right when I … Continue reading

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Gratefulness & 5 Videos that make me happy for different reasons

It’s been a tough week… lot’s of changes going on at home and in the family that are testing my ability to be a reasonable adult instead of a sad puddle of goo. I thought it would help to practice … Continue reading

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Awesome Brownies – Gluten Free Dairy Free

Happy Birthday to ME! I made myself these brownies for the 4th or 5th time, so it’s time to share the recipe! I think the different than usual procedure is what makes them so good… Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Corn-Free Soy-Free (but … Continue reading

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Gluten-free dairy-free egg-free Pizza Dough Recipe

This Pizza dough recipe has some backstory… Scroll down for the recipe and pizza pics… For the last 6 months I have been wheat/gluten-free, soy-free, and corn-free. I’ve been dairy-free for 2 years now after discovering a major allergy to … Continue reading

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