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Bleeding Kansas, 2014

I haven’t been a resident of the state for almost 16 years, but Kansas will always be my home. When I tell people that I’m from Kansas, I usually get a response along the lines of “wow, no wonder you … Continue reading

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I knew chocolate had to be good for me!

Two recent studies suggest that chocolate may help lower blood pressure as well as improving cognitive function.  Add this to the health benefits of red wine, and I think I know what my new diet looks like!

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It’s Easter…that can only mean Peeps!

I don’t celebrate Easter, and I don’t like Peeps, but I do celebrate the weird and hilarious things that people do with Peeps.  As a science nerd, this is one of my favorites.

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Only in Kansas

For all my home-state peeps.  

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Badges!

(No, that is not supposed to say “badgers”.  I may be a bad speller, but not that bad.) Girl Scouts recently announced a new system of badges that brings scouting into the 21st Century.  Some of the old ones are … Continue reading

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RIP Steve Jobs

I remember when mom & dad brought home our first computer…the Apple IIGS.  It took me a long time to figure out how to do anything on it except play Q-bert (but I did get really good at that)… I … Continue reading

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Cute picture break: That’s got to be uncomfortable

Well, this is one place Abzug the Cat-dog has never ended up.  Of course, that’s probably because I don’t own a plastic skeleton. Thanks MC for sharing!

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