The joys? of high humidity

Well, actually I don’t really enjoy the 95%+ humidity of summer mornings in Charlotte. Nope. Not at all; however, I...

Making it mine

I’d been thinking about this for nearly four years, finally, I decided to pull the trigger. I had Lowe’s install...

Beware of seemingly friendly bubbles

So, there I was, out on a walk, minding my own business. I was headed for my normal 1/2 way...

Well, the day started off nicely

Yes. The day started off nicely. I looked out of the back door, there was a full moon, a could...

What the heck is a DXP

Visiting this blog, you might be tempted to think that a DXP is the hottest new camera around, or maybe...

Grape memories

This morning I decided to hang out in the backyard for a bit, taking a few photos when I remembered...

Andres! Ove! Look! Bicycles!!! OK, sometimes you just can’t give it away. The agency that I’m volunteering with is called Caring Heart Hospice. I should start my actual volunteering next week some time. I’ve passed the background check and the…

Deep discussions A classic is defined as: Something that is judged over a period of time to be of the highest quality and outstanding of its kind : a classic novel | a classic car. Today, Leica made and announcement…

So many choices. So little time. One of the more tiring aspects of American culture is the expectation of consistent growth. We expect companies to grow without bounds. We expect our stock market to move ever upwards, never taking a…

I have just upgraded to WordPress 2.8.4. It was quite easy, which makes me suspicious, as previous versions that I upgraded to were, shall we say, less than easy. If you notice anything fishy, please let me know! Like the…

Bubba: Anyway, like I was sayin’, shrimp is the fruit of the sea. You can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it, saute it. Dey’s uh, shrimp-kabobs, shrimp creole, shrimp gumbo. Pan fried, deep fried, stir-fried. There’s pineapple shrimp…