catloaf

This is the fate of the Amazon box that arrived today. What was in the box? The one thing that was worth pouncing on during Amazon Prime’s so called ‘Black Friday’ sale last week. Blue Ray extended edition of LOTR. For $30. Hello.

three sunrises

  “Spirit of the rising sun, lift me up Hold me there and never let me fall.”   After an amazingly epic day at work yesterday (/sarcasm) and waking up around 4 this morning from a hot flash, I watched the sun rise. Definitely one of the benefits to living on a beach.

don’t mind me, i’m in the corner, watching the shit show unfold

“And you can dream So dream out loud And don’t let the bastards grind you down” Work has been….entertaining as of late. (Side note to say that I have reached a point in my life where I let A LOT roll off my shoulders. Ten or more years ago, this would have driven me insane. … More don’t mind me, i’m in the corner, watching the shit show unfold

Chiberia

The winter of 2013/14 in Chicago was quickly named Chibera. We live right on Lake Michigan and this is what the lake looked like end of Jan/early Feb of 2014. Where those pilings end? That’s the normal shoreline. While I was never brave enough to walk out on the ice, I’m guessing it extended another … More Chiberia