If you’re a regular you may have picked up that I started a new job late last year that now requires me to be office bound most days. After being home based for the last 7-odd years I didn’t quite know what to expect – in fact I didn’t have…

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In the last year or two I’ve really gotten into podcasts. For me they’re a great alternative to watching yet another episode of yet another show on Netflix or Hulu, and I often use them as motivation to get household tasks done withing a certain time frame (doing the dishes,…

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I’m so flipping excited to finally have an iced tea recipe that works. Yes, I’m aware that I can just join Nerds Anonymous and get it over with. But I really like iced tea, and the store versions are packed with either sugar or artificial sweeteners; and the recipes I’ve…

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One of my guy friends (and one of my favourite people to sit in a corner and judge others with) has basically insisted that I write a post on basic male grooming. Together we shake our heads at bad haircuts, sweatpants in public, and brown shoes with black pants. So…

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I divide people into two categories: Those who magically make their orchids flower a second (and third and fourth) time, and the rest of us. I sadly fall in the latter category – I lack the magic skills to keep an orchid going for more than a few months. I…

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