This is a long post with a ton of shite photies. Brace yourself, and grab a coffee… *** First off,… Read more JAMES AND AARON TARANNA 2022!!
Word Press showed me a list of our most used tags. I have no idea if they’re in an order,… Read more Blogging Correctly
Folks this is a call for help with WordPress. Yes, after all this time. If you like the block editor,… Read more Block Head
Long-time Readers (thank, you all! COMMUNITY!!) will remember the long-running KMA Master Grail List. The KMA Master Grail List‘s job… Read more THE KMA MASTER GRAIL LIST REMINDER
I reported earlier that I left my five-year job for something new. The new job is entry-level, not a challenge,… Read more The Working Man
It’s my birthday! Yup, 48 today. I’m going to have lots of pizza for supper because BIRTHDAY. Here’s the birthday… Read more The Sea
We’ve been away for a few days. You may have noticed a concerning lack of my searing, insightful, essential takes… Read more ‘Til Niagara Falls
First up: Happy Fathers Day to all the Fathers and Dads out there. Last night, I got Fathers Day pizza,… Read more Gratitude For The Sum Of The Parts
It’s Tuesday afternoon, which is as good as any time. I know you’ll all say don’t worry about it, because… Read more Letting Down The Team
Last night was a great talk over on the Lebrain Train, all about jazz! Great folks – it was an… Read more All That Jazz!
Brace yourselves, folks, we’re dragging Mike into the jazz age on Saturday night with a Cinco De Listo show where… Read more JAZZ HANDS!
During the KMA Interview Turned COMMUNITY \m/ \m/ Tribute on Saturday night, the COMMUNITY \m/ \m/ unveiled a rockin’ song… Read more My New Favourite Song Ever
Last night James and I were interviewed by Mike and Harrison about the KMA, its origins, and stories to tell.… Read more COMMUNITY!! \m/ \m/
From Mike: The LeBrain Train: 2000 Words or More with Mike Ladano Episode 97 – The KMA Saturday Special DO… Read more Brace Yourselves!
The link for Saturday:
I’m always just happy to be with family (and eat a big meal) at Christmas. Folks like to exchange gifts… Read more Christmas 2021, Pt.3
Our kids have an allowance, which they earn by doing chores around the house. The past couple of years has… Read more Christmas 2021, Pt.2
So it’s about time I got around to showing you guys some of the awesome stuff I received as gifts… Read more Christmas 2021, Pt.1
I know I said it yesterday, but here’s to the best of everything to all of you in this new… Read more Happy New Year, Everyone!
Today marks 600 daily posts in a row. I don’t know where, in the process, that I decided it would… Read more 600
Today, I return to work after 590 days at home (or 19 months, 1 week, 4 days). Yes, I was… Read more 590
WP tracks streaks, if you post every day. Today marks my 500th day posting in a row. Yup. Maybe it’s remarkable,… Read more 500
A message from WP today indicates we have passed 100,000 all-time views of our site. Simply: Thank you, all of… Read more 100k
James and I have been blogging here since 2006, and I’ve had a ton of different series and other ideas.… Read more In Which I Admit I Am A Slow Learner But This Time I Think I’m Getting There And Maybe This Time It’ll Stick
In The News Today: Today is my 365th day in a row posting here. Not a record I sought, but… Read more 365 & Grail
Thank you all for your patience as our site gets a new look. Feedback has been positive, so far, so… Read more Site Update, er, Update
Recently I’ve started having issues with the KMA on my iMac, slow responsiveness in the page and it won’t even… Read more Site Theme Update
Today marks the one year anniversary of my quarantine at home with the kids. It was a year ago, today,… Read more 2020-03-20 – 2021-03-20
A weird, quasi-philosophical thought occurred to me, recently. Don’t worry, this is the norm. Welcome to my brain. This is… Read more Let Me Stand Next To Your Fire
New! Thanks to some thoughtful posts from Kevin, I realized I could probably make a bit more time to watch… Read more Pages, New And Old
I saw other blogs posting about their 2020 stats, and I would have put up ours too. However, they usually… Read more The KMA 2020 Stats (I Think)
Hey y’all, it’s admin time! It’s been so long since we did this, so if you have a moment, have… Read more Grail List 2021
Here’s to a prosperous, safe, and fulfilling 2021 to all of you and yours! Get out there and kick this… Read more Happy New Year Everyone, From Your Friendly Neighbourhood KMA!
We all know, 2020 has sucked all kinds of ways. I haven’t worked since March, so disposable income isn’t really… Read more Aaron’s Best Of 2020
The Beatles still have to wait. This is more important. *** Our area still has (relatively) low Covid numbers when… Read more 2020 Has Definitely Tried Our Patience, By And Large, But Christmas Day Most Assuredly Did Not Suck For Many Many Reasons
No Beatles today. It’s a holiday! As the shite show that has been 2020 winds down to its last noxious,… Read more Merry Christmas From Your Friendly Neighbourhood KMA
Hitting 200 posting-days in a row (today) made me realize that, despite best intentions, I’ve been entirely remiss. All apologies,… Read more Community-er
Last night I had the distinct honour of joining an esteemed cast of characters, including our host Mike, and Deke… Read more Hey Gilligan, It’s A Three Hour Tour!
If you don’t care about maintenance stuff, you can skip this post. If you’re curious what’s up at the KMA,… Read more Site Updatery
I’d have to say that this first month was fun for me, hope it was for you, too. On my… Read more The Skip 5 Show – End Of The Month Round-Up
I need to better honour this site. Months spent ignoring something that has been around for (now) almost 14 years,… Read more Every Day In The Month Of May
As I am not Reading or Posting, please know that I think of you all often, and I hope you’re… Read more From The Early Morning
Holy crap 3000 posts. I just had to get in here and say quick, what year is it? We started… Read more We Love You 3000
Yes! James and Aaron met up in Taranna this past weekend! James and his lovely wife Mika came for a… Read more KMA Brothers And Their Lovely Wives Meet Up!
Yesterday we buried my lovely wife’s dad, my father-in-law. It was a lovely service for a good man, with family… Read more RIP William Wesley ‘Mike’
Hey folks! So, I’ve been slowly recounting my awesome Taranna finds from our trip there last month. I still have… Read more So Far Behind I’m Ahead
I’ve posted crap like this a lot over these (now) 13 years, but this is a new general state. All… Read more Going Forward
You may recall, I’d said at the beginning of the year that there were some site ideas I had, and… Read more Site Update: Numbered!
I’ve spent the past four days sick, meaning I’ve had plenty of time to sit and think. 3 Net results: … Read more Mid-Month
Given how (relatively) close to my house this happened, it makes me think the LP Project might be an ill-considered… Read more Concerning