It’s October

October 2018 begins with cool rain, an excuse to eat phở, and nothing much different in the news. Trying out WordPress’ new editor Gutenburg. Looks interesting but I don’t think it’s got anything on Elegant Themes’ Divi. We have an 8-year-old somehow. Time keeps on tickin’ Croatia is amazing, can’t wait to go back. Humble and Fred have found a new home on terrestrial radio at Funny 820, live to air...

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Fred Hates Asparagus
Apr20

Fred Hates Asparagus

Just trying to help Humble and Fred get the word out about Sidelaunch beer by tweeting about it and I get criticized for my meal choices. Yeesh.

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Trump Wins Presidency
Nov09

Trump Wins Presidency

For all intents and purposes, this blog is at rest. But it’s worth placing a brief summary of the astonishing announcement that Donald Trump has won the race for president of the United States of America. It really goes to show you that anything can happen. Anyone who can cut through red tape for their entire life can cut through the red tape that stands in the way of them becoming president. Also, this is pretty frightening...

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1 Things to do with that ceramic lid from DAVID’s TEA mugs
Jan24

1 Things to do with that ceramic lid from DAVID’s TEA mugs

The ceramic mugs from DAVID’s TEA come with infuser baskets and a ceramic lid for keeping your tea warm while it’s steeping (I assume, I’ve never seen them used, so who knows).  What I do know is that they have other uses. (1 to be exact). Use that little ceramic lid as a dish for the pepper mill. I hope Buzzfeed takes notice of my 1 item list and adopts me as an...

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Siriusly?
Aug06

Siriusly?

I’ve been a SiriusXM subscriber for over 4 years now, I have a radio in both vehicles and I pay an extra $5/month for the Internet subscription so I can listen to the app or online if the mood strikes. That’s why my latest conversation with a SiriusXM customer service representative completely baffles me. Yesterday the trial subscription on my new vehicle was due to expire, so I called SirisXM and was promptly greeted and...

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