Monthly Archives: May 2014

A portal a day keeps the doctor away

By | Friday, May 30, 2014 at 12:30 pm

I had a doctor’s appointment yesterday–just a 30-day checkup because he recently changed one of my meds. He saw that my test results looked pretty good and my weight is decreasing, so he congratulated me and asked what I’m doing differently. I said “I guess you could say I’m on a new diet that’s low… Read More »

Monday Night Features

By | Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 3:58 pm

Watched two things last night: The Wil Wheaton Project: A wacky little talk show hosted by Wil that I enjoyed. Probably not for everyone though. Of course, I’m a TMZ fan as well, so I like the off-the-wall wacky humor, making light of current events. Wil’s new show is kinda like “TMZ for geeks”, in… Read More »

Memorial Day Weekend

By | Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 9:45 am

Had a nice Memorial Day weekend. The weather has been great, in the 60’s and very little wind. Got all the windows open in the house, and had a nice, comfortable breeze and fresh air in the house! I love it. I even turned the humidifier off for a change. Static is usually a huge… Read More »

A Chihuahua’s Life

By | Friday, May 16, 2014 at 11:29 am

Socks, our chihuahua, is a great dog. Most people can’t tell though. It’s been said that Chihuahuas tend to favor one particular person and only that person. Everyone else is to be kept at arm’s (or paw’s) length, and is to be taken cautiously. And since I am the lucky one to have become Socks’… Read More »

Skokie Caterpillar

By | Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 11:08 am

Here are the photos from our recent visit to the Skokie Northshore Channel Park. Kevin and I went there as part of a group outing with some members of our Ingress faction. Each sculpture is a “portal” in the Google-created GPS game, so with such a large number of portals lined up in a row… Read More »