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Seen and Not Heard

Having repatriated to Suburbia about three and a half years ago, I find myself swimming in slightly different waters. Not so much with sharks, I have freshwater roots, after all—Large Mouth Bass might be more appropriate. Which is to say, … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Oat Rolls

So, to follow on last week, I made Oat Soda Bread Dinner Rolls.  (No pics, still on the Information Superhighway’s breakdown lane, traveling fifteen miles an hour single file and minding the guys with the orange flags.) So, I used … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Book Worm

To Johannes Gutenberg, for ushering in the era of mass produced books, the vernacular, and literacy in Europe. To enlightenment, education, reason, measure, debate and recordation. No real reason. How about October used to be National Book Month, but now … Continue reading

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Fight Like a Girl

So, this week’s news in feminism is that Emma Watson of Harry Potter fame gave an impassioned speech advocating for gender equality. The response of some internet troll: He plans to post naked pictures of Ms. Watson that he got … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Strip Naked

This week’s Heartlanders are Jennifer Anniston and her stylist, for posting a picture of her face without makeup on Instagram. She looks totally cute and normal.  What’s wrong with that?  For the grocery store or even most jobs?  Most of … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Curiouser and Curiouser

So, I went to the Dr. recently.  I keep gaining weight, and, in fact, according to my BMI, I am overweight and possibly obese. I’m also 5’7” and a size 6/8.  (OK a 10 in styly pants, but that’s still … Continue reading

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The Right to Exist

I’ve been trying to run, recently.  I say “trying” because I don’t really consider myself a runner yet.  I’m trying to run a measured, timed 5K, the whole way.  Hopefully in less than 30 minutes.  I’m getting closer, but I’m … Continue reading

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