Monthly Archives: March 2010

I got nuthin’ man, just outta gas.

Two days out of a stretch at work and I am still dragging around. I can barely string together two words that are civil and make sense. What the hell? The epic rain did nothing to help me raise this … Continue reading

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Maybe you should have done WHAT???

Good times, good times last Saturday night. I have recently joined a biking/running team with my husband and a couple of friends. It’s a fun group of people who are a lot more hard-core than I am but welcoming despite … Continue reading

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Photos of the Bianchi Astrale mixte

I still love, love, love my mixte although it’s clear there are other bikes vying for my attention. The mixte is a lot of fun to ride because it’s so light and quick. I may swap out the drop handle … Continue reading

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Triumph and Armstrong ride to secret places in Salem

Beautiful weather continued on Saturday which was perfect for a ride acrosss the Salem-Beverly Bridge to show my youngest son some of my favorite places in Salem. My son rode a sweet new-to-me Triumph three-speed. I couldn’t pass this one … Continue reading

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What Price Do We Pay For This Gorgeous Weather?

Spring is here. Well, tentative spring. We of the Northeast should not leap blindly into this balmy weather. It’s must be a cautious embrace, the fickle favors of weather can turn and flog us for our innocent joyful rocking out … Continue reading

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Thanks for some of the memories, Nomar

Nomar Garciaparra will retire as a Red Sox. He joined the team for one day as a formality to end his career in a Red Sox uniform. The gesture and time has done quite a bit for a man who … Continue reading

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Urban Dictionary definition: The R-word

1. The R-word Finally! 38 years after George Carlin’s comedy routine, “The Seven Words You Can’t Say on Television”, the eighth word has been born. The R-word stands for “Retard” which is now banned thanks to state house rallies in … Continue reading

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Tattoo technology–the wave of the Future!

My post yesterday about a young man’s tatto regret lead me to think about the next new thing and I really think it’s going to be tattoo removal technology. I’ve never been a fan of tattoos for a couple of … Continue reading

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Monday morning

Monday morning, The mindset is to get ready to face the work week and all else life flings our way, right? It would be nice to have a clean slate on a Monday, that all the crap that happened the … Continue reading

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Urban Dictionary #3 “Wall of Shame”

Thanks for your definition of Wall of Shame! Editors reviewed your entry and have decided to publish it on urbandictionary.com. It should appear on this page in the next few days: http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Wall%20of%20Shame Urban Dictionary Wall of Shame Part or all … Continue reading

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