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How to Make A Star Wars Yoda Cake

16 Jan

I looked. I looked at dozens, I’m sure even hundreds of photos on Pinterest of various cakes… my son, who has been getting into Star Wars (Daddy may have something to do with that) wanted a Yoda cake. And we couldn’t talk him into an R2-D2 cake. It had to be Yoda. So… it was […]

Flat response on a flat screen

10 Jul

So many of our guests are surprised to discover we don’t have a flat screen television in our living room. The “flat screen” has been on the market for years now, maybe almost a decade but we still sport the 26″ Phillips|Magnovox CRT TV in our living room that we received as a wedding gift […]

Yeah, you shouldn’t Buy This, says the sales associate

20 Feb

I worked retail only one time in my life. I’m grateful for the experience; I kinda feel like everyone should work a retail job at some point in their life (better to do so before 30 years of age… that’s my opinion).  I learned a lot at this worldwide retail chain and fortunately, I had […]

iPhone now? How ’bout now? now?

25 Nov

I seem to be the butt of many jokes amongst my friends. To be more accurate, my cell phone is really the butt of those jokes (but it doesn’t take long before the jokes ‘trickle up’ to me, the owner of said cell phone). I have been looking at an iPhone for years. Really since […]

The I Like What I Have Blog Open House

12 Aug

Welcome to a blog on a new topic – or at least a topic that’s not very often discussed in this day and age in the United States of America.  So what’s the topic? materialism Nah. That’s not really new or unique, now is it? Maybe, I should say this blog’s overall theme is more […]


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