My First TV

This weekend I bought my first TV. I have always had handle down televisions, and they have always worked fine. My last television belonged to my grandmother, and she has been passed for 5 years now and she had to have have it for at least 5 years. It was a giant picture tube TV.…

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Observations (in words) from Halloween

No one gives out nearly enough dark chocolate candy. Malted Milkballs have been, and alway will be gross. It’s like eating subpar chocolate on stale old bread. Ew. My favorite mainstream candy is rich dark chocolate and peanut butter, or on the more¬†luxiousious side,¬†Ferrero Rocher, or anything creamy and hazelnut. No matter what it is,…

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It’s All Blowing Away

6:18 PM and Hurricane Sandy is blowing through. It’s come, but not yet gone. In my neck of the woods it was wet, and it was windy, but only saw one tree down on my last walk. It was literally ripped up at the roots. I feel lucky because during last year’s storm and this…

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Hazelnut Heaven

My parents just got back from THREE weeks in Italy. To say I wished I was there would be a colossal understatement. Ever since I made my first trip there in 2010 I was smitten. I will go back there some day for sure, but until then I now have these to savor. They are…

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Missing

Missing. I feel like I have been missing for the last 8 weeks, but I am back. The last 8 weeks were the craziest I have ever experienced at work. As I put it in an (unofficial) status update to my boss, “the website launched, no one cried, it was a good one.” RIght now…

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Note to Adopters

I don;’t know exactly where this came from but it has made it’s way around my rescue’s mailing list and I have seen it on Facebook too (isn’t everything you never knew you needed to know on Facebook?) Note to adopters: Lassie and Cleo and Rin Tin Tin and Toto don’t show up in rescue.…

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