In high school (at least my last year in US public high, but really throughout my whole US high school experience, three public and one private school) there was a sort of unwritten rule that one must not like music outside of one’s official genre. The cowboy kids (whose parents had corn or tomato farms,… More I *do* love Disco
“Our Sun is a second- or third-generation star. All of the rocky and metallic material we stand on, the iron in our blood, the calcium in our teeth, the carbon in our genes were produced billions of years ago in the interior of a red giant star. We are made of star-stuff.” – Carl Sagan… More Critical thinking 101
In the past few years, my body has changed a lot. Rheumatoid disease has given me a possibly permanent wobble when I walk and slightly deformed hands, I’ve lost about 25% of what I weighed then, I just plain look older, my proportions have shifted. I’ve gotten rid of a lot of my clothing and… More I am not, and have never been, a fashionista.
Sometimes I love Farm Fresh To You’s offerings (generally awesome melon and greens), often they’re good enough (your basic apples are fine), sometimes just meh (like the strawberries in a given week are super-tart, or the blueberries have started to shrivel). But I hang on for this: They turned me onto Keitt mangos and they’re… More KEITT MANGOS ARE IN omg omg omg
The worse my rheumatoid disease has gotten, the more I’ve had to give up brick-and-mortar and go online for shopping. I do some of that at smaller or at least medium-sized independent businesses like Dharma Trading, but I’m an amazon prime member (and have affiliate links sometimes, too) and I really depend on being able… More where’s a gimp supposed to shop?
This is a facebook post that I’m editing a teeny bit then pasting. I way overused my right hand with mindless clicking yesterday*, without realizing how long I’d been doing it, so it’s too sore for proper writing/editing. Also I desperately need a manicure because I can’t cut my own nails because of the RA,… More grammar and word formation rules: in which I go meh