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Print Story God, Monday
Diary
By LoppEar (Mon Sep 10, 2018 at 10:58:29 AM EST) (all tags)
is just like any other day, pretty good, but THIS monday is different because I'm writing my annual husi entry, pretty great.

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Print Story Fall leaves falling
Diary
By LoppEar (Wed Oct 25, 2017 at 12:50:53 PM EST) (all tags)
Finally kicked the heat on this week, hard to believe the last time I wrote here we'd just bought this house. But as always, I've been lurking.

This year, we had a baby girl. Plans change.

Mastodon, social media, reading, etc.


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Print Story Catching up: our new house
Diary
By LoppEar (Thu Jul 23, 2015 at 04:50:42 PM EST) (all tags)
We've got one week left in Mexico - while S is at a conference, I'm catching up on things I've been meaning to write. Here's a quick recap of what's been giving me satisfaction and blisters for the last six months: our new house.

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Print Story Halfway in Oaxaca
Travel
By LoppEar (Thu Jul 09, 2015 at 06:08:15 PM EST) (all tags)
Enjoying a mostly-slower pace here in south-central Mexico.

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Print Story Hola from Mexico City!
Travel
By LoppEar (Tue Jun 23, 2015 at 01:03:10 PM EST) (all tags)
Popping in to reintroduce my fingers to the habits of sharing and writing, we are on a seven week trip to various parts of Mexico centered around S' academic research, writing and colleagues. Or focused on enjoying central/southern Mexico, depending what time it is. Here's the first week!

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Print Story Free Spin!
Books
By LoppEar (Thu Jan 30, 2014 at 11:01:22 AM EST) (all tags)
It's a good morning to be listenting to Deadmau5. I'm in a thread-following mood, best to stay away from wikipedia... one of my all-time favorite festival shows was him closing Lolla 2011 in torrential mud. And I haven't read the Ray Bradbury short story behind that linked track, but added it to the library list.

Nothing traumatic to report personally, love to everyone going through hard times here.


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Print Story Make your own sriracha
Food
By LoppEar (Tue Oct 29, 2013 at 01:17:42 PM EST) (all tags)
I've had good success with this recipe

Caveat: I like Rooster-green-cap sriracha but haven't done a head-to-head comparison.


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Print Story Enjoying being a human
Family
By LoppEar (Sun Aug 18, 2013 at 04:34:25 PM EST) moving, georgia (all tags)
I don't know why, it's a good August. Everything's compromise, waiting, too hot or too cold, but I like it.

Adventures in moving.
First thoughts on the new town.


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Print Story Friday catching up
Fishies
By LoppEar (Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 12:46:00 PM EST) (all tags)
Moving preparations continue apace, unless I've forgotten something, which I probably have.

Gonna just leave this open for a few hours.

Boston folks: lunch next Sunday 8/4 a possibility?


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Print Story Moving South
Family
By LoppEar (Sun Jul 07, 2013 at 05:48:27 PM EST) (all tags)
We've got plans!

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