Today is earth day, and I have done very little to specifically recognize it. Continue reading “Earthday 2017”
Every so often I enjoy pushing my hardware to its maximum. Continue reading “Computer as tool”
We suddenly have blooms from the volunteers. Continue reading “Flowers”
In what I have hopes is the last wedding in the immediately family, our youngest married this past weekend. Continue reading “Hitchless hitching”
The first of our house guests is arriving shortly. Of course Vancouver has to have wild weather to greet, tearing the Sakura petals from the trees with wind and rain. Hopefully the flight will land on time despite the wind.
Super excited about this whole thing, the first almost-family-reunion where I am one of the principals. Rather nervous as well, as the house is not up to snuff, imo.
So there are three full days to get the rest of the house cleaning, etc., before the first of the house guests arrive. And silly things keep getting in the way of finishing some of those preparations. Continue reading “Deadline stress”
As events ramp up toward the major family social event in two weeks I have pretty much no time for my preferred luxuries: dabbling in irrelevant technologies, reading fluffy novels, studying French, or playing in the kitchen… Continue reading “No time to read, no time to study”
Every time I get to the top of the ridge and do not die of a heart attack I feel a sense of accomplishment. Now if I would just do it more regularly…