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Volunteering 2

Volunteering

This week I interviewed for a new job. Not the paying kind, but the volunteer kind. Since I have settled in to my job, I realized that I often spend weekend sitting in my...

Over the cube walls 2

Over the cube walls

Today at work I overheard a conversation about an athlete who was so badly injured that he was in a hyperbolic chamber.  Indeed. No bloom day here, folks!  Nary a poinsettia to be found,...

Off to Houston 0

Off to Houston

I am off to Houston for work/birding/family stuff. I’m still not packed! Spring migration on the coast is my favorite kind of birding, though this year it will be sad to see all of...

FINALLY 2

FINALLY

I’m a procrastinator, what can I say. BUT the photos should be rolling in soon, now that I have a working connection from camera to computer.  This week I went to Corpus Christi for...

Update 0

Update

The camera situation is a bear.  I need a card-reader now, since my camera driver died with the last computer.  Blech.  I don’t like posting without photos!  Oddly, the Nikon works fine but the...

Stop junk mail! 3

Stop junk mail!

I am on many kicks, and this is one. I am going to go through their process to purge my junk mail. I don’t get a ton, since I usually cancel catalogs when they...

Don’t tell Nana I put this here! 3

Don’t tell Nana I put this here!

But I thought the world should see her gruesome black eye. She fell a few days ago and got some nasty bruises as well as a fractured shoulder. I spent the weekend in Houston...

It’s 2009! 0

It’s 2009!

We started out the year with some seeds in the garden… radish, beet, lettuce (mesclun, for baby greens), and snowpeas. I sent off the Canon and hope to hear back soon.  I got the...