true life 2009

adventures in catsitting

by meanlouise December 30, 2009 true life 2009

adventures in catsitting, originally uploaded by meanlouise.

Read the full article →

This is one of the reasons I'm not a mommy-blogger:

by meanlouise December 23, 2009 true life 2009

Or, for that matter, a mommy. This is a clever way to skirt any pesky regulations about direct marketing to kids, I suppose. Pull-UpsĀ® Training Pants and Ralph Covert, the singer/ songwriting star of Ralph’s World, have collaborated on a NEW version of “The Potty Dance”. It’s the song and dance craze sweeping toddler nation, […]

Read the full article →

The Bellagio

by meanlouise December 5, 2009 art

We originally booked at the Bellagio for our family vacation in Vegas, but the festivities moved to Caeser’s Palace and we followed. Since the Bellagio was right next door we wandered around there a fair bit anyway. An elaborate Fall-themed display replete with gigantic fabricated cornucopia, gourds, leaves, and pumpkins dominated the public spaces of […]

Read the full article →

Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas

by meanlouise December 4, 2009 true life 2009

Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas, originally uploaded by meanlouise. Regular posting will resume after I recover.

Read the full article →

Vegas, baby!

by meanlouise November 26, 2009 true life 2009

We’re off to Vegas tomorrow for Brother’s wedding. I don’t like to travel during the Thanksgiving break, but I’ll make an exception. Plus, we’re flying, not driving. I’m not going to fact-check this CBS news story because I want it to be true: “Holiday Travel Myths Exposed “In reality, the day before Thanksgiving is not […]

Read the full article →

The true face of evil

by meanlouise November 15, 2009 true life 2009

The true face of evil, originally uploaded by meanlouise. Golden Gate Park, Sunday morning.

Read the full article →

Before and After

by meanlouise November 10, 2009 true life 2009

Before and After, originally uploaded by meanlouise.

Read the full article →

The view from here (Sunday)

by meanlouise November 8, 2009 true life 2009

The view from here (Sunday), originally uploaded by meanlouise. It was fun to show Husband the top of this waterfall this morning.

Read the full article →

It's an illusion, Michael

by meanlouise November 8, 2009 true life 2009

Photo courtesy of DelRaySteve

Read the full article →

Huckalerts

by meanlouise November 4, 2009 true life 2009

We got 3 Huckalerts on our voicemail yesterday about Huckabee’s Huckastop in our area. We didn’t go. Neither did any of our progressive Jewish friends who were also bombarded with calls to attend this undoubtedly heartwarming Christmas book signing. I did, however, take the occasion to review the Huckalerts prank page, because it always makes […]

Read the full article →