Monthly Archives: December 2012

This Beck Is No Loser, Baby—So Why Don’t You Refill Me?

Nothing quite says Christmas like blooming crocuses, picnics on grassy swards with lambs gaily cavorting about and the air filled with soft downy fluff from newly hatched ducklings.  Am I right, or am I right? I mean, if you’re from South … Continue reading

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Two For Tea Is Groovy—So Long As One Of ‘Em Ain’t Me

Don’t get me wrong—I’m not trying to make fun of herbal tea drinkers here.  They are a close-knit, close-to-the earth community who see the natural non-caffeinated decoction of plant material as inherently superior to overly-caloric, overly-expensive and overly-hyped Starbucks coffee. … Continue reading

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