Monthly Archives: August 2011

Some fashion I can get behind

Downtown today, I saw quite a few different sights that made me pause and wonder what the heck was going on – but they didn’t exactly make me smile.  For example, I saw a guy who seemed to be borderline … Continue reading

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Better safe than sorry

The weather this morning was incredibly stormy.  Rain fell thick and fast, thunder rumbled loud and close, lighting flashed vibrantly and frequently.  Driving was appropriately cautious, with occasional bouts of hydroplaning and sliding. To say the commute to work was … Continue reading

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Mighty Monday Mural

Today yielded yet another interesting experience from the downtown scene.  This is Week #3 for this type of a start-of-the-week entry; first it was the candy bar (which is still on the ledge!), then it was a pretty sneaky (read: … Continue reading

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You’re a good man

Summer is the local season for road construction, and the route I usually take to my yoga classes is officially all torn up.  This morning, I decided to try an alternate path; and while the new set of roads wasn’t … Continue reading

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More than just a bike

For the past several summers, I have contemplated getting a bicycle.  I owned a bike as a kid, and I adored it.  I would spend hours riding around the neighborhood; my bike was my first “set of wheels”, my first … Continue reading

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Almost too unreal to be real

I spent the bulk of my day today in the car.  (About eight hours total: four hours driving in one direction, then another four hours coming back home.)   When I left the house shortly after 6 am, I had no … Continue reading

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Oh don’t mind me…

A white greyhound lives two doors down the street from us.  He is the skinniest dog I have ever seen.  Greyhounds are very fast, but they are also very delicate; after they race for 30 seconds, they have to rest.  … Continue reading

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