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Hanging Out With The Heisenhoneys

Nov 13, 2014
Hanging Out With The Heisenhoneys

At the Breaking Bad Fest, my table was located across from the table from Moon Goddess Clothing, who are based in Los Angeles, and feature a great line of Breaking Bad wear. Mave and Chandra were delightful in their Bad Bitch clothing!Instagram page.Th...

Marc Valdez Weblog
Congratulations, ESA!

Nov 12, 2014

Many congratulations to the scientists and engineers at the European Space Agency (ESA) regarding the Rosetta Mission, and Philae's landing today on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko! I was also impressed with this promotional film for the Rosetta Mission. NASA was always good with marketing, but ESA is taking the next step forward!

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The Girl With Moxie
Finding Your Joy => Finding Love

Note: This morning I discovered I have 24 blog post drafts in various stages of completion. I decided to start going through them and see what was still relevant and interesting enough to me to finish and post during NaBloPoMo. … Continue reading

Chronicles of Nothing
Beauty Review: Instawave Automatic Curler

Beauty Review: Instawave Automatic Curler

The folks at KISS Products sent me one of their Instawave Automatic Curler to try out. Now, I’m not really much of a hair stylist and my hair is fairly low maintenance. I pretty much just blow dry it and go. I put one product in it to keep the fuzzies down (see image...

The Blue Muse
Infuriating: TIME puts "feminist" on the list of potential words to ban in 2015

Nov 12, 2014
Infuriating: TIME puts "feminist" on the list of potential words to ban in 2015

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In my university classes the last couple weeks, we've been discussing issues of equity and discrimination. It's been fun, let me tell you. But while we've chewed on some big "isms" (a la racism, sexism, feminism), I've been impressed with my...

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The Girl With Moxie
TCHO Chocolate Rocks My World

Several years ago I found out about TCHO Chocolate, which is made in the Bay area. They started out with a factory on Pier 17 in San Francisco, but recently relocated to Berkeley. On my 40th birthday I  visited their … Continue reading

Alison Toon
Zeroclient’s Omnia: a review

Nov 11, 2014
Zeroclient’s Omnia: a review

Zeroclient, Omnia release show, Sacramento 2014It's taken me far too long to get around to writing this review, and I apologise. Blame it on business trips to Vancouver and to Chicago, with very little time in-between. Though it's allowed me to listen ...

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The Blue Muse
A grateful heart: My thanks to those who serve

Nov 11, 2014
A grateful heart: My thanks to those who serve

Jason Sommes flying the Grumman Bearcat in Watsonville, CA. Photo by yours truly. A couple weeks ago, a colleague asked me how my flying lessons were going. I shared about a recent adventure flying to the Watsonville Airshow all by myself (more on...

Just Paint It
Painted Christmas Ornaments

Nov 11, 2014
Painted Christmas Ornaments

Painted OrnamentsBall Ornaments are fun to paint and make great gifts to give, even if to yourself! These are fun ball ornies to paint and even the kiddos can help!

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Finding Our Way Now
Baby Boomer Grateful at Thanksgiving: #Story #Gratitude

It is such a pleasure to present Patricia Weber's thoughts about Gratitude at Thanksgiving. So, without further adieu here are her thoughts. Thanks Susan. It’s amazing to me that some define the baby boomer generation as lazy, greedy, self-indulgent, and even whiners.

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