Monthly Archives: February 2009

An Old Favorite

During a break at work yesterday, I ended up going through some of my less recent photos, looking for one to use as the background on my monitor. And when I finally picked one out, I realized it’s one that…

My new Amazon Kindle

My new Kindle e-book reader from Amazon arrived today. A day early, even! Once I received the shipping notice, I spent some time ordering any free books that looked interesting, and prioritizing my list of favorite and yet-to-be-read books that…

The New Desk is in!

After much drama, the new desk is in, the computers are on it, the extension has arrived, and I am in the process of replacing everything. The essentials are here, though:

Spotted on the way to work this morning:

A single, used Jeep, fully stickered with price, mileage, GREAT DEAL!!! . . . .sitting all by itself in the parking lot of a used car dealer that has been closed for weeks. A chicken that almost crossed the road.…

Finally! A Desk!

The freight company finally found my desk, just as soon as the replacement desk had shipped. They were able to deliver it on Thursday, and I started setting it up Thursday night.┬áIt’s not quite as big as I expected, so…

Desk Adventures

After much thinking, and searching, I decided it was about time for my bi-annual desk replacement. So I visited some office stores, and furniture stores, and hunted around the web. And in the end, I ordered this very nice looking…

A is for AppleCare

Thanks to AppleCare, my iMac went from this: to this: And, thanks to shameless begging, I was able to schedule an on-site visit by a repair tech, so I didn’t have to haul my 24″ iMac through the mall to…

Stupid Monday

I hate Mondays. Tried to wash my face with shaving cream, barely helped a coworker recover some data that was not backed up (love those inherited systems,) still waiting on the repair for my iMac with the dead video card,…