Here in the Northern Hemisphere, it gets pretty dark pretty early, in December.Continue reading “Clumsy is as clumsy does”
So you know by now I’ve gotten big into podcasts while I’m holed up in the days of coronavirus.
(I used to listen to a few only on my drive days but now I’m obviously not driving to the office much. But I am alone here a lot, and my time is more often spent listening than watching.)
Recently listened to: Continue reading “Binge listening”
is falling on my roof, a steady shower rushing evenly in the darkness of the night. It abates for a while, the low rumble of thunder follows shortly after, distant. A sigh of relief, rather than a growling threat. The heat releasing its grip for a while.
I wish for you – the feeling of safety and protection through the night, that I feel as this brief storm passes over.
I wish I could capture the sound to share with you.
- A serving size of tortilla chips is about 7 chips.
- It takes quite a few containers to separate units of 7 tortilla chips at a time (if, for instance, the only way for me to live alone in the house with tortilla chips is to separate them into serving sizes). Continue reading “Five things I learned today”
This edition brought to you, apparently, by the letter P.
Second hand knowledge, but promising: you can roast the Easter candy Peeps. I am opposed to Continue reading “Things I’ve learned”
So here are some quick updates from my little (and smaller all the time) world:
So here’s some things that recently happened around here…
Saturday = another 7 for 7 getting my workout. All of them via WiiFit. Continue reading “Plugging away”
I listen to the This American Life podcast every week. Not always on time, of course, as this one is from a couple of weeks ago.
The Show of Delights (episode 692 from This American Life): podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/this-american-life/id201671138
So first off – still getting my daily language lessons in. Woot woot. Going for 1000! And also, to be a little more passable in (French, mostly).
… is really not so bad, all things considered. 🇺🇸
And though I’ve seen all 50 States, I’m only 21 countries in…
And even here in the US, I’ve only been to 18 of 59 National Parks.
I have a long way yet to go!