Archive for November, 2013

 

Happy Black Friday or how Thanksgiving gets the shaft

Posted by Laurie on November 26th, 2013
filed in Weird things I do

This is the story of poor, neglected Thanksgiving. You remember Thanksgiving, right? It’s the holiday that comes between Halloween and Christmas. There’s turkey. And pumpkin pie. And your Aunt Helen sticking olives on all of her fingers even though she’s a 107, if she’s a day and far too old to be doing that.  (Please [...]

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Pinterest intimidates the craft outta me

Posted by Laurie on November 4th, 2013
filed in Weird things I do

I think Pinterest has ruined the world. And possibly it’s quite evil.
Pinterest is like a bulletin board – only it’s on the Internet. You take all the pictures of everything you’ve ever seen and you post them to different boards. You stalk other people’s boards and they stalk yours. This is euphemistically called “following,” but [...]

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