Tag Archives: Volvo

Goodbye, Lover

My longest relationship just ended. It’s the one I had with my car.

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Swede and Sour

I’m not just a fake blonde—I’m something of a Swedophile.  I drive a Volvo, cared for by Bjorn at the Swedish Otto Kleenik.   I enjoy lingonberry jam.  My favorite muppet is the Swedish Chef. But Ikea, we need to talk.

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Selling Out

You may have noticed that this blog has sponsors now.  I hope you don’t mind.  BlogHer was really cool about it, allowing me to approve and reject various categories of advertising.  I said no to Republicans (sorry, Dad) and yes to booze (you’re welcome, mommies), but mostly I’m seeing ads for diapers and minivans.   That’s […]

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