Our Friday

Last Friday, Ann and I had a list of things to accomplish: Sell our old refrigerator. It was an extra taking up room in the garage and hadn’t been used on a regular basis since I was laid off in 2009, back in a time when I actually made decent money and we could afford … Continue reading Our Friday

The $9,600 Question

Okay hotshot, pop quiz. If you had to pony up $9,600, would you want something to show for it or be empty handed? That’s exactly what I thought. But that’s the situation we found ourselves in today after getting an appraisal from Carmax for the leased Kia Optima, the car that I said we would … Continue reading The $9,600 Question

Hey, Did You Ever Notice…

Okay, so that last one is a bit of a stretch. What do you care? It’s free entertainment!

As Seen This Morning

In what could become a regular feature here, I'm going to post a link to a set of pictures I took this morning. I just haven't had much to say lately, so don't be fooled by yesterday's ramblings about Domo-Kun. You can see what I saw at this Flickr set. Note that these were in … Continue reading As Seen This Morning

Rare Phone-Cam Two-Fer!

It's rare in more ways than one! I was running late today so rather than fight for a parking space at the train station, trudge myself to the platform, wait for the next train, get the next connection...well, you get the idea...I decided I'd drive to work instead. And believe it or not, I was … Continue reading Rare Phone-Cam Two-Fer!