Archive for November, 2008

Best dog ever



Baking madness


Aaron and I made pumpkin cranberry bread for thanksgiving. If it comes out good, I’ll post the recipe.

i can do this.   that is all.

A sign on the wall, while waiting in line.

this morning, i got my second “sure!” for the grad school letters of recommendation.  i had previously been reconsidering the idea of staying in town, keeping my job, and schooling at night (at Georgetown).  why the change of heart?  first, the economy is scaring the crap out of me.  i’ve got a well-paying job right […]

thank you.


i could have written so many more words, but the one thing that kept coming to mind was “thank you.” in the Washington Post today, they had a section in ‘opinions’ that consisted of things that people – pundits, politicians, executives, military, and even a comedy writer – thought should be Obama’s first course of […]



The only things keeping me from seeing Bobby Flay front and center are a thin black curtain, about $85, and a security guard. But if I stand here, I can hear everything and see through a crack in the curtain. I don’t think the guard really cares.

I want this.


Found this among the newly put out Christmas items at CVS.

All around town in Washington, DC yesterday, the news was a-buzz . . . No newspapers left! The Washington Post sold out by 9am (according to reports), and even their 250,000 run commemorative edition released in the afternoon sold out, too. People were lining up all over town to get their hands on one of […]

Obama wins!!!!!


Yes we can!!! (photo of us cheering Virginia going blue, moments before the official announcement of Obama passing 270 votes.)