The view from the top

Vanessa picked a great location for our apartment. A room with view. No complaints here. It has been hot and...

Again with the Plan B

If you travel, especially internationally, you know to have a Plan B, or a backup plan. I’d made my reservation...

Dónde en el mundo está Pablo

That’s a good question. Where in the world is Paul? Well, some of you know, as I’ve mentioned it before...

Undaunted

Just slightly over a month ago, I called a tree service to come and trim the tree in my front...

As Google is prone to do, it’s discontinuing a well-used piece of software, Google Reader. I need to find a new ‘home’ to host my RSS feeds. I’ve been using Feedly, but sometimes it seems quite ‘wonky’. Sometimes I cannot…

The rabbits in my backyard are not skittish in the least. In fact, in my opinion, they are quite ballsy! They only take off when they absolutely have to. If I see a couple of them in the backyard, walk…

Half a lifetime ago, for him. 10+ years ago (2003) At some time around 8:00 AM on Friday, June 12th, in Dallas, TX, a little bundle of joy came into my life. I think that this is the earliest that…

As a kid I used to raid my mother’s cupboard and plant all manner of things: beans, popcorn, any type of seed. I just liked to see things grow, I suppose. I decided to plant a few things this year…

The end part of this week has been about the rain. Rain is forecast for the entire weekend as well as next week, too. Well, at least it makes things nice and green. I decided to go out this morning…