Going Postal

June 1, 2012
Baad Ideas

Our rural post office is more than a source of stamps and mail. It also serves as a social center: …Read the Rest

Worm Talk

May 31, 2012
Baad Ideas

According to my mother, there are two types of worms: (1) men (sometimes – subject to an astute woman’s definition) …Read the Rest

Tabula Rasa

May 30, 2012
The Back 40

‘Tabula rasa’ means ‘blank slate’. It’s commonly used to describe what the Europeans thought they found when they came to …Read the Rest

Defensible Parameters

May 27, 2012
Baad Ideas

A road sign in the affluent county of Napa, California caught my eye on a recent road trip to Yosemite …Read the Rest

Space: The Final Frontier

May 26, 2012
Baad Opinions

Space: the final frontier. Especially for the advertising industry, always in search of new stellar markets… Some Background: Those who …Read the Rest

Things That Go Pee in the Night

May 25, 2012
Baad Science

My recent Yosemite adventure was spiced by a Yurt Experience of the Turd Kind. Yurts are adorable. They are roomy, …Read the Rest

Thank You. I THINK.

May 24, 2012
Baad Ideas

“I feel hot today,” I remarked to my husband. And was summarily dragged towards the bedroom before the more appropriate …Read the Rest

City Boys and Country Toys

May 23, 2012
Baad Moments

Bill is an Avid Gardener; so when we moved from a postage-sized San Francisco yard to 2.5 acres in the …Read the Rest

Raccoons for Sale

May 22, 2012
Baad Moments

Conversation over morning coffee….: Peanut Gallery: GREAT … the compost needs to be buried and my back’s not in any …Read the Rest

A Fly Flew By

May 21, 2012
Baad Ideas

It’s simply impossible to rip up da road on a 4+ hour trip without seeing at least ONE curious sign …Read the Rest