Archive for the ‘library – read/listen/watch’ Category

I cheated on WordPress. I stepped away from for a moment, frustrated with it’s lack of a LibraryThing widget. Blast you WordPress!!! I set up on blog with BLOGGER. But I just couldn’t follow through. I met Blogger in the hotel bar for drinks, got into the elevator, but could not bring myself to […]

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Ok, not new but still, it’s worth a post. Enjoy And you can learn more here: Where the Hell is Matt? Ok, back to studying….

This past week the kids spent a night at Auntie and Uncle’s house with the cousins and had a great time. When I came to pick them up – running behind, of course – I was greeted by my daughter with a hug and this cup of wild fleurs she picked on a walk. Then […]

We love Mo Willems‘ books, all of them. The books are FUNNY, funny. Great stories. Great characters with great facial expressions. The kids love them, and love that I am even nuttier than usual while reading them. And, Nutty is Good. “Aggle, Flaggle, Blarble” is a laugh fest. (see “Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale“) One […]

It’s very cool when my kids get into music I like. I love it at night when I can hear the 10 year old listening to classical as the 6 year old listens to Neil Young. Miss Ava discovered and purchased Falco‘s “Rock Me Amadeus”; she musta caught my 1980’s vibe I was riding earlier […]

Today, I added the Sonific SongSpot widget to my blog (this is ALL new to me). Sonific works easily with WordPress. Fun. So, I was looking for some music, found the Be Good Tanyas, who I like a lot. Then, I found one Violent Femmes “album”, “ROCK!!!!!: (1993). Since I am distracted by all things […]

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unclear, annoyed; getting along often sucks