Wonderful internet-y things for you to check out while I recover


FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail How did the Thirst Conference go? Glad you asked. First, allow me to set the scene for you: Due to my health issues¬†(and, let’s face it, the fact that I have six young children), I haven’t done an out-of-state speaking engagement in almost a year. Being out of practice combined with hardly getting any… [Continue Reading]

A links roundup, brought to you by the pile of trash in my living room

Time to surf pictures of clean houses on Pinterest.

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail Joe and I are “getting the house ready for Fall” this week, and by that I mean “we are ruining our own lives, hopefully temporarily, so that we can eventually get this place to a point that it seems a little less like it’s an insane asylum for monkeys.” You see, this is a… [Continue Reading]

Fabulous finds: Rats in a cage edition

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail Summer is off to a rolicking start here in the Fulwiler household, and by that I mean our TV is about to explode from overuse. Every weekday I announce dramatically that we cannot spend one more day sitting around the living room, solemnly promising that there shall be activities, starting tomorrow. Then, the next… [Continue Reading]

Fun stuff to read while I get stabbed in the neck

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail I finally talked to the doctor who’s going to do The Insane-O Vein Procedure. Here’s how that went: Doctor: Tell me a bit about your history with clotting. Me: [I tell him about my genetic clotting disorder (Factor II, homozygous), how it’s exacerbated by pregnancy, how I had a deep vein thrombosis in 2006,… [Continue Reading]

How I’m working through my bottomless bitterness toward Google (and some great links!)


FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail I‘m really sorry about what happened with Google Reader. It’s my fault. You see, 2013 is destined to be a year of having all worldly pleasures systematically eradicated from the Fulwiler household, and, as settling into bed to read my favorite blogs on my tablet at the end of a long day was one… [Continue Reading]

Fabulous Finds


FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail Today is the best day ever! I finally found some amazing housekeepers (probably because God got tired of my whining), and they have the very unenviable task of coming here today to do a major deep clean. I even got some sage advice from Auntie Leila herself when I asked on Twitter about how… [Continue Reading]

Fabulous Finds

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail Guess what Joe did this weekend? He took me on a surprise outing to see Christopher Cross perform with the Austin Symphony Orchestra! He let the fact that I’d never said anything about being a Christopher Cross fan deter him not at all, and hooked us up with front-row tickets. I’m so glad he… [Continue Reading]

Fabulous finds

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail A few things I’ve come across in my web voyaging that are too good not to share: – I shall henceforth think of my life as being divided into two epochs: before I discovered the Guy on a Buffalo videos, and after I discovered the Guy on a Buffalo videos. . (Thanks to Simple… [Continue Reading]