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Entries from December 2007

Clutter clutter, everywhere!

December 27th, 2007 · No Comments

Wow! Can I just rant a minute about how toys are packaged these days???

My little one, 3 years old, got a rude amount of Littlest Pet Shop (LPS) animals and play sets for Christmas this year. They’re very cute, and most of them are small and compact in opened state. But the boxes they came […]

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Tags: General Ramblings

Holiday ramblings

December 25th, 2007 · No Comments

I was sitting here today, amid the usual holiday chaos of wrapping paper, gift bags, tissue paper and the like, thinking that Christmas is really just a retail holiday now. I realize that isn’t a new thought, or a new disappointment. It’s just something that I seem to mull over every year, vowing each time […]

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Tags: General Ramblings

San Jose Flash News Interview

December 16th, 2007 · No Comments

The California interview was interesting in that it went in a direction I never thought about before… shopping for Christmas gifts at garagesales!
The subject matter wasn’t my idea, and it certainly presented a bit of a challenge on how to best present my views on it without offending. I think it went well though.
So […]

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Tags: Interviews

Interesting

December 16th, 2007 · No Comments

Yes, well, when I said it might be a while in between posts I didn’t actually think in terms of years… where does the time go?
It’s been an interesting couple of weeks. Winter has set in - we’re in the middle of a massive snow storm right now in fact. Usually it’s the slow time […]

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Tags: Odds and Sods