Monthly Archives: November 2011

Waiting for Mitt Romney

One of the perks of living in New Hampshire is to have a front-row seat to the circus that is the presidential primary. The above cartoon is not fiction. I mean seriously. Yep. All true. My friend Lori and I … Continue reading

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1984: First Day of Art School

**DISCLAIMER!!! That’s me on the far left. My hair and earrings actually date from later in freshman year. It took a lot of hours and gallons of Aquanet to get that look. Notice no glasses yet either…that happened Junior year.

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Black Friday

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Happy Thanksgiving

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New Yorker Cartoons

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Insomnia

Lately I have been waking up at 3:00 a.m. and lying there in the dark until about 5:00. Then I sleep fitfully until being jarred out of sleep violently at 6:00. My brain does some amazing acrobatics during this time. … Continue reading

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Gantt Chart: My Interests Age 0 to 10

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Shake that money maker!

At one point three of my friends and I decided to take belly dancing lessons. The instructor was this older woman who was in tremendous shape. We later found out that she was in her early 80s when we took … Continue reading

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Happy Veterans Day!

When I was five years old my dad was in the U.S. Air Force and we lived in Taiwan. One day my mom announced that Dad was bringing a very important general home for lunch. I sprung into action and … Continue reading

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Reduction

In the never-ending battle of the bulge, there is a theory that the size of your plate is directly related to your perception of how full you are. I tested this theory out on my family by serving food on … Continue reading

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