Archive for June, 2007

Migrating my butt downtown

Saturday, June 23rd, 2007

My dear friend Isabel just vacated her duplex in the middle of Alamo Heights, and with Kelly getting ready to sell the house, I figured it was a good idea for me to move. It was either that or clean out the shed in the backyard and start living there. I wonder if it would […]

Keep me out of the kitchen before I mangle again

Monday, June 18th, 2007

I’ve been doing a lot of cooking the last couple of weeks. We decided to have a potluck lunch at work last Wednesday, and I found a recipe for crock pot beef bourguignon that I wanted to try. Horribly fattening, bad for your cholesterol, yadda yadda yadda, but oh boy is it tasty. And I […]

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Monday, June 18th, 2007

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Comitzeration

Wednesday, June 13th, 2007

At long last! Good grief, how long have I been working on these? I just haven’t been spending enough minutes of the day with needles in my hands. But these are finally done, with yarn to spare, so I can proceed with my next pair now. I’m trying to get back into the flow, I […]

Brillo to the Brain

Tuesday, June 5th, 2007

On Sunday, I took a test for work to try and qualify for the Level III Sysadmin position. The test started around 8:30 and lasted until 4:30. To make a long story short, I didn’t pass. The experience was a lot like getting your brain scrubbed down with a brillo pad. We started off with […]