Tag 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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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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Craft on hold for Life

Summer has been in full swing and I have been enjoying the hell out of it. Pictures have been taken, but I seem to be too busy to upload and organize them while it is nice outside. I’ve been experimenting … Continue reading

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Happiness… More confusing that you think

I have been thinking about happiness a lot lately and what it means to be happy. Sometimes, “Are you happy?” feels like a trick question. But why? I watched this video (below) a while ago and it brings up some … Continue reading

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Music as Medicine and Art as Life

Oh man. What is it about this time of year makes it prime for suicide and depression?  Apparently, the Guardian wonders about that too: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2005/may/12/mentalhealth.society According to Thompson, the seasonal changes that bring most of us out of winter apathy may … Continue reading

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