Off Topic

Sometimes when I need a break from writing, I like to post about random stuff!


Bad Romance?

Bad Romance? Perish the thought! The New Zealand Ballet and Bad Romance a la Lady Gaga? The mind boggles! You really must check this out. It’s simply awesome. Enjoy! *VBG*

Being Real

Today, while I was hanging out in the doctor’s waiting room flipping through a magazine, I found this excerpt from The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams. “It doesn’t...

Regrets and hopes and wishes

I’ve been going through a bunch of digital photos, choosing ones to transfer over to a memory stick for the digital photo frame we’re giving to my mum for her birthday /...

Iggy and the iPad

If you’re not already following Nathan Bransford’s blog, why not? Especially when he has little gems like “Iggy investigates an i-Pad” to offer you: OK, so...

Here, kitty kitty!

Don’t quite know who’s the real star here: Cory Williams or Mean Kitty. Either way, you gotta check out Cory’s Mean Kitty Song… which has been so popular, it’s...

How times have changed — thankfully!

My mom sent me a copy of an email currently doing the rounds. You know the kind: funny, outrageous, sometimes shocking, often more urban legend than truth. Most likely devised by some...

Jean-Paul Guerlain, just because

Ages ago, DH emailed this quote to me because it struck a chord with him. And every now and then — like today — I open up the file and re-read it. I don’t know how...

March meltdown cures

I was having a pretty shitty day until three things happened to turn it around: My DH (who’s feeling like crap today) still managed to wander upstairs with a coffee and a raspberry...