Archive for April, 2012

Happy Birthday NavyGuy!

Welcome to the 30s! One of my favorite pics of lil’ NavyGuy… love you babe!  Enjoy your special day!

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9. Find a Beer I Enjoy

I still have a special place in my heart for an ice cold Shmirnoff Ice, but apparently, that doesn’t actually count as beer.  So I’ve been taste testing many different varieties over the past months, and now I’m happy to throw back any of the following… CopperHook by Red Hook Brewery Fat Tire by New […]

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Change of Command

It’s Change of Command week ’round these here Navy parts.  NavyGuy’s squadron will be transitioning from one Skipper to another.  The CO is exiting, and the XO moves up to be the commanding officer.  Which means ceremony and pomp and circumstance and lots of mandatory fun time with the squadron. Last week, we had the […]

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My Top Android Apps

1. 7 Little Words (challenging, but not insanely hard, word game) 2. Evernote (virtual notebook where you can create lists or documents) 3. Facebook (a new social networking site that I think has real potential 😉 4. Fandango (I seldom use it to buy tickets, but it’s very easy to search and see what movies […]

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Recipe: Mango Salsa

A mango arrived in my CSA box this week, and I put it high up on the priority list to actually get used.  Lately my favorite source of recipes is the website myrecipes.com.  You create a free account and then can save the recipes, which are culled from several of my favorite magazines (Real Simple, […]

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Right Now

What I’m Watching Playing catch-up on Bones.  Re-watching Parks and Recreation and season 1 of Game of Thrones. What I’m Reading Bread is the Devil; Win the Weight Loss Battle by Taking Control of Your Diet Demons.  Author Heather Bauer and Kathy Matthews.  The title is very misleading – it’s not an anti-carb diet.  Bread […]

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24. Pay for someone’s coffee anonymously

Warning:  If you offer to pay for the coffee of the person behind you in the drive-thru line at Starbucks, be sure that woman isn’t purchasing a venti frappuccino and four bags of ground coffee. Source I’m all about the random act of kindness, but my kindness has about a $5 limit. Luckily when I […]

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16. Run 3 Miles

While TWP was visiting a few weeks back, we tackled the most physically challenging item on my list. She gladly ran the three miles as well.  I pushed for us to complete the run indoors on treadmills at the gym, because for as much as I dislike running, I hate it even more outdoors.  Plus […]

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It’s Back!

Game of Thrones people, and some dragons biatch! I won’t give away any spoilers, but we’re off to a good start with Season 2.  This episode seemed a bit disjointed as they tried to catch us up with each of the characters, but I think things will smooth out in the coming weeks. Best line […]

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