Friday Minutiae

Now you too can have a topper that reflects your love of cell phones and firearms!

Sick of those icky ball and chain cake toppers? Dreaming of a cake topper that actually looks like you and is reflective of your exact interests? Then why not let artist Dawn Stubitsch of Thumbprint Kids sculpt you a custom topper? Forget those cookie cutter brides and grooms from the Five and Ten. These polymer clay figures are pricey (think upwards of two grand), but pretty darned awesome.

Love to read other people’s proposal stories? I do. And while there aren’t yet many on The Romantic, all of the stories posted are guaranteed to put a tear in your eye. And if you’re looking to spice up your love life, don’t miss the creative ideas page.

Lovebirds in Ontario can now apply for marriage licenses online at According to a story in the Globe and Mail, the marriage and death certificates applied for on-line will come with the same money-back guarantee now available for birth certificates. If only the marriage itself could be thusly insured…

4 Responses to “Friday Minutiae”

  1. Bunny says:



    (sorry- I’m an x-files geek) 🙂