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Entries for Sunday, March 07 2010

I hate weeks like this…

I hate weeks like this…

Posted on Sunday, at

It's been A Week. Got some long-lost mail returned, sent the first of a sideways-worded “I'd very much like my paycheck, please” emails to a so-called employer, redid the side yard (swapped out rocks for soil and grass), dealt with an ill kitty and a dead coffee grinder, got an order with a bunch of spillage and sulked about that for a bit, locked myself out of the house, whacked the everloving daylights out of my big toe, and had...

EoTD: Qualities - Protection

EoTD: Qualities - Protection

Posted on Sunday, at

"Protection notices that some people insist on wearing her garments far into the hot season. Others refuse to put on a cloak even when they are cold." — from The Book of Qualities by J. Ruth Gendler Part of the One Year Eyecolor Challenge (new colors used: 6)

BareMinerals’ 2002 Grand kit

BareMinerals’ 2002 Grand kit

Posted on Sunday, at

The kit predated my involvement with BE, and it contained one hard-to-find shade, but I did eventually get all the colors in this set - two were available through the boutiques (and quite liberally on Ebay) and one was eventually released in an eyecolor duo. The items in this kit look like BE was assembling things based on names, and not just based on what would coordinate decently.