Monthly Archives: August 2014

Thoughts on Depression

With the recent tragic death of Robin Williams by suicide, there has been a lot of talk about depression floating around the internet.  From the idiot newscaster that called him a coward, to the insensitive bastards that have attacked his … Continue reading

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The First Time I Left the Country

From my long list of blog ideas, here’s the tale of my first time leaving the country. Technically I first left the country for a trip to an English Army base in Germany sometime in the early 90s, to spend … Continue reading

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Random Observations

Every alternate Friday I make a blog post about all the randomness I find on the internet 🙂 – Adorable puppy – This is a bit of a NSFW nerdy giggle – An amusing pun – This is exactly what … Continue reading

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Tutorial – How to Make Zebra Star Earrings

When I posted about my latest beading creations the other day, I promised a tutorial for how to make the zebra star earrings.  And here it is. You will need: – 2 French earwires – 2 headpins – 2 jump … Continue reading

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Astoundingly Alluring Alliteration – C

Here’s the next alliteration piece.  I like this one 🙂 Come to the carnival!  Chow down on cotton candy and corn dogs!  Chuckle at comedic clowns!  Cower and cringe in the creepy creatures cage! As always, thoughts and comments appreciated.

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Zentangle Challenges

One of my two Yearly Challenges this year is to complete 250 Zentangle Challenges. These weekly blogs chart my progress. Challenge 219  is Mojo #49: Istanbul, Striping, Fish Net and Hastate Challenge 220 is the Wacky challenge from 17th August … Continue reading

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A Beading Creation

I posted a few days ago about how I was teaching myself new beading skills.  At the start of that post I mentioned something epic that had happened that I couldn’t talk about just yet.  Well… I can talk about … Continue reading

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