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my new favorite song

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GziH8s7ksMo&hl=en&fs=1] Puts a little skip in my step these days… Hope they’ll be at Radio City on May 3.

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Quote of the Day

“I’ve always got impish dance moves. That will never change.” -Mer, lovable DC compatriot and my once-upon-a-time violin student, in Brightest Young Things Here is Mer’s full self-interview on Brightest Young Things. It’s a trip. Speaking of which, this… tonight! A shame for Em and me, since we took too many days off last week… Read more »

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yeehaw, just got tix…

…to radio city. think i’m most excited to see feist. hope the kronos quartet(!) turns up at the show.

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mousybabe gets handy!

so february 2009 was kind of a harrowing month for mb, to say the least… but out of every bad situation comes something good. this time, mousybabe learned to get handy 😉 our new bathroom is tiny, with no storage space for our requisite knick knacks, so we got ourselves a nifty little cabinet thingamajig… Read more »

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I’ve Been Sick!

Fortunately I have very cute froggy tissue paper. The only redeeming aspect of my sickness is that I dug out this pack of tissues from the bottom of my purse. I found them when we were cleaning out our old apartment. We had bought it as a gift for my aunt a long time ago… Read more »

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Hauling Ass to a New Apartment

I’ve been entertained by the lively debate over the last post – what a bunch of nerdy smart folk we have as readers, I love it. I think we have some Wharton, MIT and Harvard mixed in there. But alas it’s time to add a new post. (Don’t worry, this one’s rill high-brow) Em and… Read more »

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A Pedicure for Susan

I’m going to have an Oprah moment and show you the dazzling results of my recent pedicure and manicure. I didn’t know what to expect since I’d never had one done before. If anything was going through my head as I walked into the day spa, it was a deep-seated fear that the pedicure lady… Read more »

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Painting With the WhoToo Art Club

It’s the second day of our vacation here in Chicago, and we’re quickly turning into porky pigs from our mom’s food. But in between the munchies, we found time to visit an art studio where our parents’ artist friends were painting a mural backdrop for an upcoming play. After some arm-twisting, the two of us… Read more »

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DAY2: inamorati by e.l.m.s.

Alas, it’s Day 2 of recording and time to do the vocals. May starts the session off by tracking her verse. In downtime, we doodle a bit on Eamonn’s studio instruments. I try my hand at brushes and a snare drum covered with a tshirt. …May at the drum kit. Suzi perches on a stool… Read more »

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I Have a Dream

j/k. but i HAD a dream. a pretty nutty one too. it made me wake up laughing out loud. in the dream, susan and i were talking to this weird orphan boy for some reason. he looked a little like the kid from The Jungle Book cartoon, but even more tattered and dirty. in the… Read more »