When ζach asked me what I wanted to do on my birthday, three things came to mind, but I only told him two: go geocaching together, and have a cake with leftovers that could go to the office the next day (instead of sitting on the counter calling my name for the next week). I didn’t say “take a […]
A couple of weeks ago, ζach suggested we build a rink in the back yard. The stunned silence that greeted this proposal is a post of its own, but since today was the best weather we can expect for a while, a balmy +8°C and rainy, we built the frame.
Did I say “CBC Saves Marriage”? I might have. I might have been in a hurry. It might have been a slap-dash attempt at a catchy headline. It might also have been almost but not quite entirely unlike what actually happened.
OMG OMG OMG. I just got an e-mail from Alan Neal. YES! THAT ALAN NEAL! Ok, so I know not everyone here is in Ottawa, but Alan Neal is host of CBC Radio’s afternoon show, All in a Day. And on Wednesday afternoon
I can’t do it. I’ve tried, but I can’t refer to my husband as a Greek letter, like a frat house with bits missing. Just a couple of days ago, I introduced the family. Since then, I’ve tried writing posts using those names, and the “Zeta” thing just wasn’t working for me (I’m sorry, honey, […]
I thought it was time to introduce the fam. You’ve met them in various guises before; most recently as DH, Miss Bea, and the myopically-monikered Baby Em. Those were preceeded by the grandiloquent Girl the Elder and Girl the Younger (along, one presumes, with some mysterious gentleman in the background to engender the pair). But I’m […]