Ativan in Tijuana, and Other Enticements

I was going through my blog’s spam folder a few days ago, after being notified that comments from one of my readers weren’t showing up. Sure enough, they had somehow incorrectly been flagged as spam. (I should note that I am referring to junk email and not processed lunch meat. And dammit, now I’m hungry). This has happenedContinue reading “Ativan in Tijuana, and Other Enticements”

Needed: One Velvet Elvis

I work for the best company ever. This morning, I filled out a request for PTO time. Tara and I are headin’ up to Seattle next Friday to celebrate her nephew’s first birthday, and we wanted to leave early for a change. We’ll be taking off around 2:00, so I submitted the paperwork to myContinue reading “Needed: One Velvet Elvis”

Cauliflower in my In Box

This morning, I opened up one of the cans of SPAM I bought from the museum in Minnesota. It was the Garlic variety, and was – true to its word – quite garlicky (and delicious). Audrey and I enjoyed SPAM ‘n eggs, while Rusty opted for a SPAMburger. We all cleaned our plates. And thisContinue reading “Cauliflower in my In Box”

Getting My Griswold On – Day 6: Austin, MN

Miles traveled today: 556.9 Total miles traveled: 2282.9 So That’s How They Came Up With The Lyrics My alarm was set for 6 AM today, but I woke up at 5:46 with bright sunshine peeking through the curtains. I sighed, because I knew it was time to bid Rapid City farewell, but I was alsoContinue reading “Getting My Griswold On – Day 6: Austin, MN”