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William

The Ideally Clean Apartment

I like my apartment to be quite clean. Some would probably say it is excessively clean (if such a thing exists—I think not). So over the last many years I have tried to maintain the level of cleanliness that I prefer. This has, of course, been inhibited by many a roommate. Early on I realized […]

Duck

I’ve been wanting to try duck for quite some time. Unfortunately, it’s a bit pricey to buy, so I hadn’t done it yet. A couple days ago Shelli took me out to eat at Thaifoon and to a movie for my birthday. They had Bangkok Duck served with a duck salad, so I had to […]

Pavarotti, Eminem, Pavarotti

Although I usually listen to the radio when I’m driving, today I had one of my Pavarotti CDs in. After a bit I decided to change the CD to another Pavarotti CD I had. But while I was changing it the radio came on and there was a really great song by Eminem on the […]

Seriously A Genuinely Massive Statement

I don’t typically pay too much attention to spam comments on my blog other than make sure they don’t appear. But every once in a while you get a gem. This comment was left on one of my older posts today. I’ve marked it as spam so you won’t find it anywhere, but I’m posting […]

Facebook Failure?

About half way through my last birthday I was shocked to log on to Facebook and find that not a single person had wished me a happy birthday. My wall has historically been overrun—easily accounting for some 90% of my wall activity for the year. I had to check to verify that my birthday was […]

Furniture At Last

After months of researching, purchasing, waiting, and assembling, my apartment is finally furnished. I’ve still got a few odds and ends to tweak, but I’m really happy with how well it turned out thus far. Check out the pictures. It’s just the perfect atmosphere that I was hoping for: it’s perfect for having people over, […]

3M Command Strips

If any of you have ever heard me endorse or speak positively in any way regarding 3M Command Strips, you should be aware that I am no longer a fan of them and have sworn off using them. I’ve had quite a few of them fall off the wall in the last couple of months—many […]

Robyn

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Spiders Killed My Plant

The other day I noticed that one of my bigger plants—my majesty palm—was beginning to die. I’ve had terrible luck with plants lately, so I was not terribly surprised. Although I had been watering this one as I was supposed to so it struck me as a bit unusual. I looked more closely at it […]

Interior Decorating

Many of you have undoubtedly noticed by now that my purchasing habits are slightly atypical. I really like to do a lot of research and study before purchasing most things. When I decide that I want to buy a certain thing then I begin the research process of learning everything I can that is pertinent […]