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Order Yourself an Offbeat Soda Pop

I saw this a year ago, and thought the basic idea of this store was so cool that I went ahead and ordered a case of weird sodas. They sell stuff you can find at your local organic/specialty store, but they also car­ry nano-brew sodas I’ve nev­er seen before (or since). Super expen­sive, all things […]

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Me and my life

At the Huff n Puff

We are at the Huff n Puff, a hot air bal­loon ral­ly in Tope­ka. Did this last year, and liked it enough to come back. We see them launch and float away, then they dri­ve back in, set up again, and do a light show as the sun goes down.  Big hit with the kids. […]

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Name a Children’s Book Every Child Should Read

This post idea is from Plinky.com, fwiw. Name one chil­dren’s book every child should read.  This is tough.  I grew up being read to.  I grew up read­ing.  Our kids get books read to them every night.  Our old­est reads him­self to sleep every night after we read to him.  I’ve been steal­ing our fam­i­ly’s […]

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Supa Sweet iPhone 4 grid wallpaper

bartelme designs has an awe­some iPhone wall­pa­per that is super cool. So cool. I need cool in my life. So… not cool. What is that on my dress pants? Dog slob­ber? Yogurt? Arr.

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Watermelon to the kisser. Ow!

Holy crap. That had to hurt.

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Burr-tastic Hike

We took advan­tage of the Labor Day week­end to take the whole fam­i­ly on a hike at Clin­ton Lake. Every­one had fun, includ­ing the two dogs. We spent most of Mon­day evening pick­ing burrs out of both poo­dles, as you can tell from the pic­tures.