Breaking Open

Peter LaBerge writes tenderly about his grandfather and the mysterious powers that young boys sometimes attribute to their elders.

Microwave Popcorn with Action: Full-On Flavor, You Bet, With Chocolate!

Check out this delicious, easy snack with step-by-step photos.

“When you think about it, it does seem a little odd to associate testicles with courage.”

This is a comment by wellokaythen on the post “Are Husbands Really Assholes? Or Do Their Wives Just Think They Are?”

Father’s Day Poll: Planters Asks, What Is Your Father’s Favorite Nut?

Almonds, peanuts, pistachios, anyone?

Ten things I’ve learned from nuts

Cashews are delish! Peanut butter is really sugary. Unless it’s natural. Then it’s really oily. Small things can kill you. If you are into almond butter, you are also guaranteed to have done a lemon cleanse. Nuts, like everything, are delicious with chocolate. When I buy nut-themed mixes, I often spend a fair amount of […]

Guestpost #17: Eran Norton – Ten things I’ve learned from seeing a shrink

Eran is my friend from UBC. She is relentlessly positive, which is a good counterpoint to all the relentless negativity out there, and she’s a great writer. Here’s her bio: About Eran: Eran Norton is a 31-year old gal from Vancouver, Canada, who blogs about learning to live her life out loud at Ms. New […]

Oh, My Nuts!!

With his big, bucktoothed smile, he grabbed his crotch and yelled out in hysterics, “My nuts!! Oh, my nuts!!”