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Archive: August

Detox: It’s Alive!

August 31, 2007

I’ve always been a big fan of bread, and it is a good and helpful part of the cleansing diet. […] [continue…]

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Home Away From Home

August 30, 2007

The Girlie has a scheduled checkup this morning with her pediatrician. For many reasons– the main one being that our […] [continue…]

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How We Are Hungry

August 28, 2007

Two things need to be said about Dave Eggers’ collection of short stories, How We Are Hungry. First, it is […] [continue…]

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Detox: Feelin’ Groovy

August 27, 2007

Even with some Tony-come-latelys jumping on the bandwagon, I gotta say that I feel good. The caffeine withdrawals were gone […] [continue…]

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Bobo See, Bobo Do

August 25, 2007

I’d like to think that I’m a unique individual, a sentient being of purpose, a singular person making a unique […] [continue…]

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20 More Hours

August 23, 2007

I sure hope she’s awake when I pick her up at the airport.

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In the Footsteps

August 22, 2007

I wonder how I did construction before I had an iPod. It travels with me to the saw, to the […] [continue…]

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An Open Letter

To the guy who slowly circles the Home Depot parking lot with his two friends gaping out the open windows, […] [continue…]

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Turning the Other Cheek

August 21, 2007

Watching this video made me tremble with anger, so I’m glad that there are people like the simple way who […] [continue…]

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Home Alone

I was sad to see my girls off at the airport in this morning’s darkness, but I thought I’d enjoy […] [continue…]

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Detox: Pacesetter

August 20, 2007

My hat is off and my jaw is slackened today as I marvel at what happened last night while I […] [continue…]

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Damage Control

August 19, 2007

The Wife and The Girlie are going over the river and through the air to visit Nana this week, and […] [continue…]

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Detox: Free at Last?

August 18, 2007

I’m over it, I think. No more headaches, no more grinding of gears in the morning, and no more slothful […] [continue…]

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Detox: Bravado

August 17, 2007

Last night, I went to bed with a screaming backache and itchy allergies, but also with a firm resolve to […] [continue…]

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