The Secret


My Mom and I drive across town to visit some old friends of the family. Living on the West Coast, I don’t get back to Connecticut that often, so it’s always nice to reconnect with the people that were Mom and Dad’s friends when I was growing up. [ Read More ]

A Salad Unlike Any Other


My wife and I were having dinner at a fancy Italian restaurant. The waitress took my wife’s order, then went through the usual options for the side dishes. I wish I was paying attention because I could have avoided a rather embarrassing situation. [ Read More ]

Most Amazingest Bird Dropping


I found this when we came back to our ride. Did the bird draw himself in his own dropping? [ Read More ]

My Sister Tried to Kill Me [PODCAST]


Gavin tells the story of going on a bike ride with his sister. All seemed normal until the bike ride became way more dangerous. [ Read More ]

What Happened When I Told My Mom About My “D” On The Math Test


I came home one day from school in 5th or 6th grade and announced to my mom, “I got a ‘D’ on my math test!”  [ Read More ]

Tippy Canoe


When I was in high school many years ago, I decided to join the Boy Scouts. I didn’t have any real reason to do so; it was just something to do. [ Read More ]

Cabbage Diet [PODCAST]


Dan recounts his excruciating week-long diet when all he could eat was cabbage soup. The story goes down way easier than the cabbage. [ Read More ]

A Night with an Edsel


I loved the Internet, but I hated the snail-like slowness of it. No matter how much I upgraded, it was not fast enough to suit me. When Broadband came to my neighborhood, I was among the first to order it. [ Read More ]

Pranking Who [PODCAST]


Pia tells the story of a prank war she and her friends had in college. Did she come out on top? [ Read More ]

Snake For Dinner


Snakes for dinner? This mom has learned a valuable lesson regarding snakes in the kitchen. [ Read More ]

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