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Coming out about being a “freak”

This floated up to the top of my Facebook feed this morning, and I thought “Uh oh, here we go.” I knew before I finished reading the headline that someone had “uncovered” this “bizarre” aspect of this guy’s private life and was trying to use it to derail his campaign, and sure enough, I was… Continue reading Coming out about being a “freak”

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Basement Speakeasy, part the second

I feel like I should make this into one of those cutesy tutorials you find on Pinterest and those better-than-thou lifestyle blogs. “Make your basement into a speakeasy in these simple steps!” Buy house with a basement large enough to accommodate tons of people; Make sure it has at least 7 foot ceilings, so said people can… Continue reading Basement Speakeasy, part the second

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1920s Housewarming Party, part the first

This weekend KILLED ME. We had the housewarming party on Saturday, so every day leading up to it for the previous week was all about cleaning everything, buying everything, putting everything together, so I already was pretty wiped out and frazzled by the time Saturday rolled around. The party, however, was AWESOME. For those who… Continue reading 1920s Housewarming Party, part the first