Monthly Archives: May 2008

Kim’s week-end report

Just in case you were wondering: The weather is perfect. We have about 20 days of perfect weather in Davis, divided between fall and spring. These are the 10 perfect spring days. Soon we will be saying things like “gosh, … Continue reading

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strawberries!!!!

I love them more than any other food. If you wonder just how much, keep reading.. I have always loved strawberries, and I can eat them every day. And I usually do. California is good that way. I do feel … Continue reading

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Wordinista Wednesday

MENSA’s new word list, for your perspicacious enjoyment (and no, I don’t really know what perspicacious means). The Washington Post’s Style MENSA Invitational asked readers to take any word from the dictionary, alter it by adding, subtracting, or changing one … Continue reading

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Giving up

I did it. I gave up on a book this weekend. And not because I wasn’t smart enough for it (which is usually why I give up books). It was predictable. And not well-written. And kinda dumb. I should have … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

I haven’t hung our flag since we went to Iraq. I was embarrassed. And angry. But today I decided it was time to show a little respect, you know? I couldn’t bear the thought of a mother walking by, and … Continue reading

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Let the summer begin!

I can’t remember the last Memorial Day weekend without a softball tournament or the Dixieland Jazz Jubilee. Ah summer (ok, not officially) with three days of nothingness. Friday night we walked to our favorite sushi place, Moshi Moshi. I love … Continue reading

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The Studio 3.0

Steve and I have had three studios. Early ’80s, Tackett-Barbaria Design’s first home was in the first floor of a downtown Sacramento Victorian. We shared a conference table and coffee pot with Della’s studio, upstairs. We had the typewriter and … Continue reading

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