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Crap Journalism: How I Quit Diet Coke

I suspect this is going to become a very regular feature on this blog. As I have previously mentioned, I was registered with the Guardian… 249 more words


My Frenemies: Diet Coke and Facebook


Ever since high school, I’ve had a love/hate relationship with Diet Coke. Despite its truly terrible taste, I’ve craved this cold, sweet and carbonated source of caffeine for more than two decades. 538 more words


Fixing Addiction

Hello. My name is Lee, and I love Diet Coke. And Diet Pepsi.

When it comes to navigating your lifestyle choices, everyone has an opinion. Everyone apparently knows what’s best for me. 433 more words


Disposable Cups Suck

Last week I went on a business trip to Humboldt County. Are you wondering what business I’m in? Arcata is a strange place but redneck hippies are a group I’m familiar with being from just up the coast in Coos Bay, Oregon.  157 more words

If you buy a gardner a hose...

My long-suffering wife has a wonderful garden that keeps us supplied with fresh veggies for months and months, not to mention blueberries and figs.  She does the raised beds thing, and thoroughly enjoys getting dirt under her fingernails and bringing baby plants along and into production.   209 more words

Tales From The Carenen Cottage

An ode to Diet Coke

The can
cold and clean
The crisp crack of anticipation
Pull the tab
Release the endorphins of a thousand snacks
A beverage quenches more than thirst… 73 more words


Timey-Wimey Stuff

So, Bacon has challenged me to share where when I’d go and with whom if I had a time machine. And I’m really hoping that the time machine is a 1983 DeLorean… 199 more words