Saturday, May 23, 2009

Watching Blades of Glory with the fam. Next: unpack car. Then: finish sermon. Long week!

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Monday, May 18, 2009

Moving, Day Whatever. To bed, in new house for 1st time. Beautiful March weather for move day. Thankful & content.

Saturday, May 16, 2009

Moving, Day 5: Looonnnggg day, but huge amt. painting & carpet-cleaning done. House looking bigger & brighter by the hour. Thanks, Grammie & Pop!

New search engines aspire to supplement Google -

This CNN article indicates that all sorts of new search sites are out there, with all sorts of neato-keen features, and I hadn't a clue. As an "early adopter" of Google as the search engine of choice, I find that these probably damn cool developments mainly just make me feel, well . . . old.

New search engines aspire to supplement Google -

Friday, May 15, 2009

Moving, Day 4: 1st coat of paint down & 2nd on 1/3 of space. Fed pot roast to the hard workers.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Moving, Day 3: All spackling done & sanded. Paint & brushes bought. Taping begun. Grammie & Pop set to arrive tomorrow morning to lend a hand.

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Moving, Day 2: All utilities transferred, save the Evil Empire - Charter cable. Nail holes spackled & mostly sanded. Walls ready for painting.
Moving, Day 1: What went in first? Why, three boxes of books . . . of course.

Monday, May 11, 2009

ponders packing. Will (his) people personally pack their particular possessions? Or will he have to hack it himself?

Thursday, May 07, 2009

drinks champagne with Laura & the cast of Grey's Anatomy. Here's to home ownership again, after an almost 4-yr lapse!
enjoyed a few minutes of gloaming while strolling around North Campus. Takes me back...17 yrs to be exact.

Wednesday, May 06, 2009

has really enjoyed penning his reminiscences of a long weekend in Berlin, Nov. 1989, two weeks after the Wall came down. "Achtung, Baby" was the perfect accompaniment.
MAN that pink lemonade was sweet. Who needs crocodile-shaped cake when you get 6 teaspoons of sugar in 10 oz. of beverage.

Monday, May 04, 2009

listened to the frogs (in/by the community pool?) celebrate the moonlit night sky: "Guide us waking, O Lord, and guard us sleeping..." they croaked.

Sunday, May 03, 2009

back to office to take advantage of the quiet; then EYC; then a margarita.

Saturday, May 02, 2009

felt like a seasoned movie critic while watching Jaws tonight with Simon & Grandmom. Will it take me 34 years with every movie to see all the subtleties? Probably.

Friday, May 01, 2009

sez Outback was yummy & can the concert goers pick up Eliot from OCHS on the way home?
is looking forward to Simon's "little Broadway" production this evening and possible a little Mozart, too.