useless observation, vapidity

i smell the smelly smell of something that smells smelly

Don made a list, randomly, on his blog last night of his ten favorite smells. I'm all meme'd up lately, so here's my list of my ten favorite smells, in no particular order:1. the Pine Barrens2. baking bread, cookies, cakes3. oddly enough, Keba4. new car5. Jacob (after a bath)6. Play-doh7. cilantro8. the raspberry lotion from… Continue reading i smell the smelly smell of something that smells smelly

daily miscellany, friday goodness, useless observation, work

Best. Stressful. Week. Ever.

As you may have noted from my whining here, it's been fairly stressful at work. So I am taking this opportunity to give myself a little comic relief - I present here, in the grand tradition of VH1's Best Week Ever, and AfterEllen's Best Lesbian Week Ever:Rachel's Best. Stressful. Week. Ever. Totally inane, completely useless,… Continue reading Best. Stressful. Week. Ever.

feminism, gah, gender, sexism, tv, useless observation

monday afternoon quarterbacking: the commercials

Someone recently left a comment here that consisted solely of an Oscar Wilde quote: It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take themselves seriously. Apparently, it's a problem I have, taking myself (and the world around me) too seriously. Well, whatever, because I'm about to do it again:I… Continue reading monday afternoon quarterbacking: the commercials