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Gibberish The dubious and questionable ravings of Jayme Lynn Blaschke.

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Gibberish · 3d ago

Friday Night Videos

I've never seen the movie "Four Rooms." If I had, I wouldn't be such a latecomer to the weird, neo-lounge genius that is Combustible Edison. Their contributions to the "Four Rooms" soundtra...
Gibberish · 1w ago

Winter variations

The extremes of climate can really be madness-inducing. The area I live has long been classified as in USDA Plant Hardiness Zone 8b, but over the past decade I've seen new maps that place me...
Gibberish · 2W ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 16

The holiday break resulted in my tackling a couple tiki-related projects I'd been putting off for a while. First up was a task of necessity. We've got a dog run/kennel on the side of the hou...
Gibberish · 2W ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 15

This is not so much a home bar build installment per se, but more of a tangential detour of the Christmas type. The Wife's favorite movie ever is "Joe vs. the Volcano," an early Tom Hanks/Me...
Gibberish · 3W ago

Friday Night Videos

It's December 22, so that means it must be time for the Kinks' "Father Christmas," one of the greatest, most subversive, Christmas songs ever. Enjoy! Previously on Friday Night Videos......
Gibberish · 1M ago

Friday Night Videos

I've long been vaguely aware of Charlie Byrd, but to be honest, he's an artist I've never paid much attention to. I just never came across his work, really. A month or so back, though, ther...
Gibberish · 1M ago

The Great Blizzard of '17

Growing up in central-ish Texas, a White Christmas was never in the cards for me. A white anything was never in the cards. Television and movies insisted on lying to me, and I thought our sn...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 14

Remember how yesterday's Tiki build-along installment was really short? Well, hold onto your mai tais, folks, because what follows is huge. Enormous. Long, even. With lots of photos. Those p...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 13

This is just a little update, but one I wanted to share because it makes me happy. When I started this project, The Wife and I decided the "tiki bar" wouldn't just be confined to the tiki ba...
Gibberish · 2M ago

A thing that happened at BookPeople

This post is way late, but if you knew how hectic my life's been of late, you'd appreciate my getting it up at all. I found out Monday afternoon that I'd be taking Fairy Girl up to Austin, w...