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About musingsoftheamusingmuse

Deep thinker whose mind operates at warped speed. Philosopher pondering the big (and little) things in life. Storyteller. Office Ninja. Model. Teller of bad jokes. User of big words.

Fancy Coffee Friday: The Adventures of Captain Oblivious!

Years ago, as I made my way through my adolescent and teenage periods, I was “too busy for boys”.  Between school, 4-H, NJHA, and sports, not to mention having farm animals to care for, I was kept busy.  Those fleeting moments … Continue reading

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The Monday After: Why Are Vacations So Exhausting?

Mr. Muse and I finally arrived home early afternoon yesterday after being away a week and a half.  Our flights were uneventful and we plunged into the cold as fuck brisk 7 degree F breeze of Madison with suitcases in … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Sailing – Take Me Away

Well, I can’t really call being on a huge cruise liner in the Caribbean “sailing” – there are no sails after all – but that’s what the industry calls it, so therefore, it is what it is. As you read … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Toes in the water, Ass in the sand.

Greetings! Mr. Muse and I have once again taken leave of Wisconsin and headed to…. The Caribbean!  We embarked yesterday aboard the Celebrity Constellation with the fine people of, and for, Bare Necessities for the 2015 Big Nude Boat. Today’s … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Costa Rica Vacation, Part 3 – Does this Bug You?

My experience with other humans, as much as I try and limit them, have shown that people seem to have some major issues with bugs.  Bugs happen.  Right now they happen in my house in the form of Boxelder Bugs … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Comedy of Errors for the Accident Prone

Last week my post about the birds of Costa Rica was supposed to be followed by a post today about the bugs of Costa Rica. This is not that post.  That post will happen next week. Why? Well, rather than … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Costa Rican Vacation, Part 2 – This is for The Birds

Want to catch the intro, part one or the final installment?  Follow the links! I’m a bit of a bird nerd – that is, a birdwatcher – and have been since I was young.  Growing up, we had an old … Continue reading

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