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The force giveth, and the force taketh away…

The Pacific Rim brings lots of news this week! First, you get a new island in Tonga (Polynesia). The island – which is 500m (1,640 feet) long – was formed after an eruption at the Hunga Tonga volcano that started in … Continue reading

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Big Year Ahead!

Ohana 2015

Let the countdowns begin!!

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Ridiculous Crap That I Want – Take 3

capsule

Do you ever feel like you don’t have enough accessories for your power naps?  I never used to, but I sure do now! The Power Nap Capsule The frame and canopy create a personal, semi-enclosed napping space that can help … Continue reading

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Ridiculous Crap That I Want – Take 2

The second item in this series is actually a request from Nancy. Hand-made Guinea Pig Scale-Mail and Helmet (Armor) – as seen on Ebay! This hand-made scale-mail and tiny steel helmet will keep you guinea pig protected and secure in all … Continue reading

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Disney’12 Trip Report – Gorillas

The last few days were sort of a hodge-podge with a lot of napping at the Beach Club. The best adventure by far was spending time with Lilly the Gorilla and her family.  Lilly is over 2 years old now … Continue reading

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Davy Jones, 1945-2012

My first concert was in 1986,The Monkees (with Weird Al opening) just 20 years after the first Monkees album was released. We can probably blame Nickelodeon airing The Monkees TV show on this one. It was also the start of … Continue reading

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Betty Please…

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SOPA!

I am doing my small part in support of the movement AGAINST SOPA, or the Stop Online Piracy Act. I encourage you to do the same by contacting your congressperson and senators. Enter in your zip code to get all the … Continue reading

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Harvard Forest Field Trip!

Last week we got to go on a field trip for work! We did the team building type stuff but we also got to check out the Harvard Forest – one of the oldest and most intensively studied forests in … Continue reading

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Ron Swanson for President

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