Category Archives: just for the hell of it

Civic Duty Done; I’m Twenty Bucks Down & I’ve Got the Shakes…Again.

Ah, Democracy and Capitalism! They go together like beer and burritos, don’t they?

I was up before dawn. Brian and I had a plan, you see – he’d get to the polls when they opened at six, vote, run back home and shower while I went to vote, and we’d both be done before he left for work – well before Liam awoke. Ha…we really are cute, aren’t we? I pounded two large cups of coffee while Brian was gone in anticipation of my turn…

Ode to a Candy Hangover, or The Post Made Out of Song Titles…

Halloween, 1997. It was a dark and Stormy Night. Harold decided he was going to Trick or Treat, even though he was technically two years past the age limit. (He was fairly underdeveloped, so he was certain he wouldn’t get hassled about it.) He crafted a costume – he tried for Prince in Purple Rain, but finally settled for a one eyed, one horned, flyin’ Purple People Eater – and set out to find Strangers with Candy.

And Now For Something COMPLETELY Different…

So, in an attempt to lighten the overall mood…and because I watched a Monty Python Documentary on IFC this past week, I’ve decided to do a Comedy Shuffle. Well, not really a shuffle, because playlist.com didn’t have some of the things I have in my collection, and vice versa. We’ll just call it a compilation.

Recycled Ri Shuffle

So, I’m in a funk, y’all. (Hey, it happens. ‘Tis all part of the charm that is “Ri”…) I have Shuffles here on my cork board, waiting…I have a concert review I need to write…I have a three year old boy who desperately needs to get out of the house and run…and here I sit,…

Hold me closer, Tony Danza…

First visit to Music Savvy Mom? Awesome! Go HERE quick to get caught up. —————————–…and now, for something COMPLETELY different. (Because I have to shake it up once in a while. We can’t have you getting complacent so early in the game. heh. And because I’m not at BlogHer having a blast, so I need…