Daily Archives: December 3, 2011

Um, sorry. Aka: everything’s okay. Really.

I am noticing that I got something on the order of 40 hits for my post titled “Phew” in three hours. Assuming these are not all ad-spam, I am wondering if people were concerned that something bad had happened, rather … Continue reading

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Christmas fun

Hurrah! Time for Christmas jollity! First are my two favorite secular Christmas songs: “Elf’s Lament” by the Barenaked Ladies, and “Fifty Kilowatt Tree” by the Bobs.  For something a little more thought provoking, there is “The Christians and the Pagans” … Continue reading

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Phew.

I never use Google Map street view.  Never.  Quite frankly, it creeps me out a bit.  Today, however, it came in very handy. Remember how I said I was panicking about having missed a reason that a parking space was … Continue reading

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The smell of learning

I am at the California Academy of Sciences today, having driven the Red-Headed Menace and a classmate into the City for a leadership training conference by the Alliance for Climate Education. I have a lovely seat on the balcony outside … Continue reading

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