Author Archives: Purrkitten

About Purrkitten

I have a wide range of interests, but not a great deal of depth in any of them. So here I share just a smattering of my random thoughts, mostly for my own amusement.

The Basics of Swim Spas

I had no idea what I was getting into when we bought a swim spa. I thought you just ordered it, put it in the backyard, fill it up, and started swimming. I didn’t know I needed degrees in chemistry, … Continue reading

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The First Annual (hopefully) Year in Review from Purrkitten & Spouse

I used to think these annual holiday letters were a bit narcissistic and pretentious. However, as I get older, I find I genuinely look forward to reading them to catch up with friends. So I am embarking on what will … Continue reading

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I am establishing a new community by the name of BrainFogLandia, BFL for short.  It is a world were I wander around, trying to remember what I was doing to get myself where I currently am.  Sound confusing?  Here’s an … Continue reading

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Go away go-daddy

Apparently go-daddy no longer wants to support blogging software.  So all of us who had Quick Blogcast had to move over to WordPress.  I’m hoping this looks okay, because I did this in a hurry before I went on vacation.  I … Continue reading

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At last – a blog entry

It’s been nearly two years since my last entry.  What in the hell have I been doing all that time?  I’ve been in school.  Yup, I ranted in a post two years ago about the incompetence of the school I … Continue reading

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You know you’re over 50 when…

More and more, I get daily, if not hourly reminders that I am over 50.  I don’t like it, but as my mother says, the alternative isn’t so hot.  So in the vein of Jeff Foxworthy, here goes. You know … Continue reading

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I have this thing about details.  I notice some things that other people don’t see.  Oh, not everything, but there are some details that elude other people and they just scream “Hey, over here!” to me.  I’m thinking this is … Continue reading

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