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The full fonty

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Finally finished tweaking Dashley, the groovy font I based on my friend Ashley’s even groovier handwriting. (I wrote about it last weekend.) So this…

Font savant?

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A buddy of mine at work — to protect his identity, let’s just call him Jeff Henderson — recently planned a vacation around a…

Territorial markings

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It wasn’t our fault. I want to state that emphatically up front. Our mission in our little mill neighborhood has been to free homes…

Holy mow-ly

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There’s so little grass “yard” to tend, that I usually just use an old-timey reel mower. You know, the hand-pushed, hand-powered kind you imagine…

Toothpastefail

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I dearly love my wife. Among her best qualities — and it’s a long list — are things like boundless energy and a Pollyanna-like…

Wheel(barrow) in the Sky

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We had a neighborhood garden cleanup last weekend, and I surprised the loverly wife when we were done by wheeling the wheelbarrow into the…

Tooth of the matter

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For years, hubby and I have waged a toothpaste war against one another, to see who can squeeze the ever-loving last gram out of…