The Necessary Philosopher

Month: May, 2009

Finally figured out the answer…

Finally figured out the answer to whether the chicken or egg came first. And I was surprised at how easy it was to answer, given that it had me stumped for many years. I was originally going to leave this post unelaborated, but a combination of Joan asking me what the answer was, and my […]

It’s not even June yet and I j…

It’s not even June yet and I just heard one of the neighbours humming Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer in the bath.

Nothing better than a rainy af…

Nothing better than a rainy afternoon nap. Too bad I’m stuck at work.

Finally got off my lazy ass an…

Finally got off my lazy ass and went to the gym today. Was late for the exercise class so went with bike and weights instead.

Canine Crayon Treats

Thank goodness for non-toxic crayons. Jaws has been eating Clare’s crayons and shitting multi-coloured poo.

Princess Plaster

Since getting a splinter in her finger on Friday, Clare has gotten quite addicted to these pink Disney Princess Plasters. She’s resorted to tears and whining to convince us that her finger would suffer unimaginable damage and pain without them permanently fixed to her finger. After several rounds of handwashing, the original one finally fell […]

Embarrassed to ask, but this n…

Embarrassed to ask, but this new game Rockstars Live on the iphone is quite addictive. Anyone need band members? Tweet me! My code is 423MU.

Clare had a fun day at a kiddy…

Clare had a fun day at a kiddy gym. Totally out cold now 🙂

Scared of Critters II

Tonight we didn’t even make it into the lift before we were accosted by an evil moth… My daughter sure is learning a lot about little insects and other critters over the last week…

Scared of Critters

Overnight, Clare seems to have developed a fear of all manner of little critters. The other day, she freaked out when she saw a snail on the ground while walking the dogs. I can’t be sure, but I think she may have stepped on it. I had to continue the rest of the way with […]