We made it back from Denton where we dropped my kid at UNT for her second year. Pretty uneventful trip, in a good way. I was careful to stay at/under the speed limit, feeling like I had a target on my back with the California plates on the Dodge Caravan. Denton > Albuquerque > Orange... Continue Reading →
Oldest is going back to University of North Texas for year two so this year we decided to make it a family trip. Not a lot to say, just some pictures of the first leg.
I'm actually not working this week. I took some days off to drive the kid back to school. I figured I haven't ridden my bike in like 3 months so maybe I should. Although it was a little pokey waking up, thanks to my Shorai battery it started right up. Just cruised around town a... Continue Reading →
My kid's school is starting back online in September and she'd asked her Mom if she could have some kind of desk so she could do her work away from her little sister to not get distracted or frustrated helping her. She picked out some she liked online, and they weren't complicated so I figured... Continue Reading →
Desk chairs, man. The bane of our existence. Modern day torture racks. A good one can make a day tolerable. A bad one can send you to an orthopedic surgeon. But today, friends? Today my new chair arrived. Behold it's glory.Yes, it came in a bag, inside a box, inside a very slightly bigger box.Yes... Continue Reading →
I don't know anything about this band, but in light of what's going on in our country and in England this sound struck a chord in me, no pun intended. https://youtu.be/mRkUt9VnaR0
It's funny the stuff you get excited about as an adult.Today is trash pick up day. I also scheduled a bulk pick up to take away things like an old water heater, an 8-foot folding table, some old bed frame rails. Stuff that's big and bulky and can't go in the normal cans. I was... Continue Reading →
Working from home means eating lunch from home too. Especially in California where very soon we're going to drop into quarantine lock down again BECAUSE PEOPLE WON'T WEAR A FUCKING FACE MASK.So that said, eat lunch at home away from your desk because 1, Ick; 2, you should get away from your desk; and 3,... Continue Reading →