Spreading the Cheer

We get so busy with the “crap” we call our daily lives it’s pretty easy to forget what’s really important. For that reason I’d like to wish everyone a HAPPY HOLIDAYS (stop here, take a deep breathe, turn to the person next to you, smile, say “Happy Holidays”). I remember my grandmother had some old…

Hardware Tech Support for Coffee Makers

I came to the conclusion last night that there is a misconception as to real nature of computers and I’m here to set it straight. To use an analogy, many people think of computers as old cars. You take an old car, dump a new motor in it, maybe changes the plugs and wires after…

Potty Training

Oye! Not something I’ve looked forward too. My son just took his first pee in the potty chair albeit with a little help from my wife. CAN’T WAIT for his first poop. LOVELY. *do you see the sarcasm in this post? i hope you do*

Daylight Savings Time

While setting up my daily calendar and planning a fishing trip (set to take place in the near future) I came to the realization this year that daylight savings time ends on Halloween this year. Bah! One hour less for trick-or-treatin’ with the boy.

Tomorrow ye’ shall surely perish…

Having grown up on a farm in Central California I’ve been raised around all sorts of critters and I’ve a tolerance to most of them. So long as they don’t bother me I don’t bother them. Last night a widder (Black Widow) crawled in through a hole in our screen and was less than 3…

It’s already starting…

Already this morning my head has impacted the side of our shower surround. Not too painful but fiberglass is pretty hard. I’m just glad the previous owners of our house didn’t opt for stainless steel when they remodeled the bathroom. Luckily it wasn’t the spot where I bang my head on my desk at work….

It’s just a thing…

I see Robert is having as much fun discovering his kids are like him as I am with my son. It’s Just A Thing I will not run or hide from the fact that I absolutely love Bruegger’s “everything” bagels. If I was a celebrity, and they asked me to be their spokesman, I’d do…