Don’t let toxic masculinity (and CTE) destroy your sons

May 31, 2023
An impactful piece on chronic traumatic encephalopathy or CTE in the Washington Post* broke my heart. CTE is a fatal brain disease associated with repeated traumatic brain injuries, such as concussions and/or repeated blows to the head. It's a progressive condition seen in athletes who take...


January 26, 2009
Riley had a fun weekend of play and barking, but now it's Monday and he doesn't want to get out of bed. Neither do...


January 25, 2009

To Sandy

January 24, 2009


January 23, 2009
It's Gasparilla's "Piratechnic" fireworks tonight. Gasparilla continues the weekend after the Super Bowl with its regular parade and...

Friday. Finally.

January 23, 2009

Memory Lane

January 22, 2009
I was wondering how Steve Jobs is doing today, and saw this original review of the Mac in 1984. That's the year I first moved to Silicon Valley. It's fun to read and...

What’s a female curmudgeon called?

January 22, 2009
I thought this illustration was a bit over the top.Caroline Kennedy’s foray into the political world was a bit shocking, given her evident dislike for the limelight or...

Only in France

January 22, 2009
I just love this story. According to news reports, 76-year old former French president, Jacques Chirac, was hospitalized after he was mauled by his 'clinically...


January 22, 2009
One of the bloggers I read regularly has posted his upset about the latest news on the duct tape/heart sticker they found on little Caylee’s body. It’s not a normal...

Blue Heaven

January 22, 2009
Yesterday I re-hung some sweet little watercolors I'd bought years ago on one of our many Christmases in Key West. It reminded me how much I love that island imagery,...

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