Gesundheit

DammitKaren: Gesundheit.Some languages seem to have embraced the magic of single, compound-noun words.* For example, in German (should I know how to speak German, that is), I could claim that several …

Never a dull moment

Another season of Karen vs. the Lawn has begun. So far this year, I have raked, top-dressed and overseeded the front and back yard,  half-heartedly pulled up some weeds (which …

Fall is falling!

Oh, the leaves!  Our beautiful maple tree is shedding…shedding…shedding.  Luckily, the weather has been incredibly gorgeous,* so the Helpful Hufflings and I don’t mind the raking a bit! Here is …

Filthy Little Beasties

Weekend fun at the end of the summer (despite other people’s assertions that summer is, in fact, over — you know who you are! — and also perhaps the calendar… …