Monthly Archives: July 2012

I cannot tell a lie

I cannot tell a lie. Not a fib, falsehood, untruth, tall tale, or fabrication.  Don’t bother to ask me to get someone to their surprise party under false pretenses because I won’t be able to pull it off. I’ve tried … Continue reading

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The Janus that is Math

Janus: a two-faced god This post is dedicated to my husband, Scott; Don, my Philosophy of Mathematics professor from library school & my stats-loving boss, Craig.  Three people that can “see” math – and have patiently helped me start to … Continue reading

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The Carrot Dog Story ~ a Tale of Skepticism and Amazement

Anyone that has any kind of contact with me, either in person or on Facebook, has probably heard me extol the deliciousness of carrot dogs.  I LOVE CARROT DOGS!!  What might you ask are carrot dogs?  That’s easy – they’re … Continue reading

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Biking? How did that come about?

Please note that I shall most likely not be posting on a daily basis – maybe for the first few days or so…until the thrill wears off. Hee hee… ———————————————————————————————————————————————————- Circa 1990 (I love using ‘circa’), before the turn of … Continue reading

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Food, Music & Secrets

I love to feed people – it’s because I’m Italian and food is a big part of my family’s heritage.  I may be indifferent to your physical discomforts if I’m otherwise engaged mentally; however, if you mention feeling a bit … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

A few years ago my friend and I were talking about job titles – he had started some serious free-lance research and as I’m a ‘librarian’ research specialist  (I say that with quotes because whilst I’m a librarian by education, I’m a researcher by … Continue reading

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