Angry Birds Birthday Party Creations

by Josh on January 26, 2012 · 2 comments

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Forgive me for not keeping you in the loop, Dear Reader, but 2012 is off to a whirlwind start. My family had a fantastic vacation in San Diego the first week of the year, which included touring a magnificent Arts and Crafts home, the Marston House. (Look for a collection of photos and recollections from […]


Vintage Sewing Machine

by Josh on January 21, 2010 · 8 comments

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I’m pretty sure the last time I used a sewing machine was my 8th grade home economics class.  That class must have made an impression, though, because I still remember sewing a nylon duffle bag, cooking “broiler burgers,” and nervously working alongside a female classmate whose body had developed more quickly than my self-confidence. So […]