My “Domestic Nerd” Dichotomy and the Purpose of My Blog

I’ve been blogging under the WildBlueYoshi name for over two years now, but I think it’s time to explain what I’m doing.  The internet isn’t exactly swimming in blogs about both “nerdy” and “domestic” pursuits, yet here I am.  If you’re confused, that’s okay.  I’ve got a bit of a dichotomy thing going on.  Lemme ‘splain.

speck, ibsen, kitty, cat, tortoiseshell, tortie, maine coon, ginger, fuzzy cat, cute

Speck (left) and Ibsen (right) laying together like this form sort of a dichotomy, too.  Speck:  lazy old princess. Ibsen:  rambunctious young nuisance.  Opposites, yo!

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Wizard Needs Food, Badly

Anyone who becomes acquainted with me for any length of time will quickly find out two things about me:  1) Queen is my most favoritest band ever in the world, and 2) Five Iron Frenzy is a very close second.

I’m sure that the majority of my readers are at least somewhat familiar with Queen, if for no other reason than that the lead singer was a gay man who died of AIDS twenty years ago.  Side note – Freddie Mercury was an amazing musician, and deserves to be remembered for more than his sexuality or the illness that killed him.

As for Five Iron, I usually assume that most people I meet haven’t heard of them, but they are super duper awesome.  Several of Five Iron’s songs talk about being a big nerd, one of which is Wizard Needs Food, Badly.  It’s on their album “The End Is Here.” I’ve included the super cute video for your pleasure.

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