Monthly Archives: July 2008

Happiness in an email sig

I’m purging the email that accumulated while I was out for a few days, and I noted the text below in someone’s signature. Simple guidelines to happiness: Work like you don’t need the money, Love like your heart has never … Continue reading

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Crafting in the blood

My Beloved Wife’s blog persona is “CraftyMommaVT” and it fits her perfectly. Part of her internship early this summer involved creating a tool for the Skilled Nursing Facility where she was working. She thought through how to make it really … Continue reading

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Best birthday card ever

After I finished my usual morning email purge, I popped over to my BW’s blog to see her post for the day (she posts very regularly). I found myself reading the best birthday card I’ve ever received. I sat in … Continue reading

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Classical Music Library

UVM’s Library has a very cool Online Classical Music Library. It usually takes me 15 minutes or so of poking around to find it, but it’s listed under the Online Reference Shelf under Music & Performing Arts. The service allows … Continue reading

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Heroscape

When NatureBoy and I attended NorthEast Wars in April, one of the events we played was a six-person Heroscape game. I hadn’t played it before; I think NB may have played with a friend more than a year prior. Although … Continue reading

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7th Sea – The Alchemical Compass

Tonight, I’m getting together with some of my friends to play 7th Sea, a role playing of of swashbuckling high adventure set in a fictionalized 17th century Europe. I’m playing a Castillian (i.e., Spanish) guitar instructor to the court of … Continue reading

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Whale’s Tale water park

I have a lot of topics to post about. Here’s a fun one from last weekend. Beloved Wife surprised me on Sunday morning, suggesting that we head to Whale’s Tale Waterpark for the day. I was giddy. Whale’s Tale is … Continue reading

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