I went grocery shopping today. It’s not something I enjoy doing. In fact, I usually put it off for as long as possible. I like having a well-stocked pantry; I just don’t like having to go through the motions to make that happen.Continue reading Why I Love Trader Joe’s
This morning as I was getting ready for the day, I remembered the Mouse Incident from a few apartments ago and thought I’d share. The apartment complex in which I was living at the time was a nice one when I moved in, but by the time I’d moved out five years later, it had gone seriously downhill.Continue reading The Mouse Incident
It is becoming more and more apparent to me that Houston tap water just tastes nasty. Has anyone else noticed this? I have a pitcher of the stuff in my refrigerator, but even cooling it does nothing to improve its noxious flavor. It has an unpleasant chemical flavor that comes close to giving me a headache or causing me to feel nauseous or both. I just really don’t like it.Continue reading Tap Water Tragedy
Yesterday was the first day of Fall. After having lived in Houston for over twenty years, I still expect that to mean cooler weather and the beginnings of brightly-colored leaves. But no.Continue reading Fall Is Here. Or Is It?
Today happens to be my birthday. I’m not really into celebrating this year, but that’s beside the point. The point is that Google has managed to freak me out on my supposed Special Day.Continue reading Google Freak Out