Monthly Archives: February 2006

Adventures in Printerland

By | Wednesday, February 22, 2006 at 7:32 pm

I have recently been experimenting with a lot of different options in inkjet printers.  I currently have three of them, all from different manufacturers–Lexmark, Epson, and Canon.  We’ve also had a lot of need to print a lot of scanned and digital photos, so as you can imagine the ink consumption has been large.  Below… Read More »

SuperValu Letter Follow-up

By | Sunday, February 19, 2006 at 10:24 pm

The Spiegelhoff’s (the owners of SuperValu) have distributed this letter as a rebuttal to the union letter that everyone received last week.  In it they explain the TRUTH about the situation between them, the union and the employees.  I only hope they have access to the same mailing list that the union has though.  This… Read More »

To shop or not to shop

By | Wednesday, February 15, 2006 at 7:36 pm

I received this letter in the mail yesterday from a food workers union. It’s about the changes that have occurred at SuperValu on 80th Street since the new owners purchased it in 2005. The letter explains how all of the employees were terminated and had to re-apply for their jobs. Most were hired back, however,… Read More »


By | Thursday, February 2, 2006 at 10:27 pm

Kevin’s birthday is this week! We’re having his party at one of his favorite restaurants, so he’s quite excited about it. He wants a Plasma Ball and a Darth Vader Voice Changer, among other things. It should be a great party, I’ll take lots of photos. Mahirose, Kevin and I are planning to go to… Read More »