I just remembered someone who spoke at the convention talking about Hubert Humphrey’s 1948 civil rights speech. So I went and listened to it. (Listen here, it’s not long) I was struck by a multipe things. The first thing was, wow, Continue reading Random Thoughts About the Convention
Whew, long first day. I’ll start with my thoughts on the whole experience. There are three things that I think the DNC could have done differently to ensure a more “unified” delegation. 1. They could have adopted a much more Continue reading First Day of Convention
Icelandair basically told me that I get no recompense for changing my seats, making us miss a whole day in London, and not feeding us when our flight was 3.5 hours delayed. This is my response I know that Continue reading My response to Icelandair
I really should take more pictures…
I just got home from playing Caverna with two friends. This game is a lot of fun, even when you lose! (which I did) This is set up. This is my board at the end. And finally, an above shot Continue reading Games with friends.
Well, returned to normal speed. I decided at the beginning of October that I wanted to go to a breaking bad party. Having only seen a few episodes, I had a lot of catching up to do. So I watched Continue reading The day the Internet returned!
I should have had this blog post up yesterday. (I’ll just back date it) I’ve decided to post every day for the month of November. Friday (which is today, really it is! 😉 ) was good. Kind of bittersweet. Columbia Continue reading November and Columbia
I made cupcakes for Chelsea tonight. Last year for her birthday, I bought a cake. It was sub par. So I said I would bake her something to make up for it. We’re doing the elimination diet and today is Continue reading Cupcakes!
Our altar from the ritual this morning. The important thing to note is the masonry jar on the right. This is filled with our gratitudes. It’s nice to have so many things to be grateful for.
Yule presents. I love giving gifts. It’s kind of selfish, since I get a good feeling from it. Blue is me to her and red is her to me. It looks lopsided, but we both have the same budget. (and Continue reading Solstice