The Creepy Side of Working from Home

I’m in Month 10 of working from home, and as much as I like it, I’ve decided that it has made me much creepier than before (unintentionally). When you work from home, you are privy to patterns and minutiae of the world outside that others are completely unaware of. It’s like having an ongoing conversation … Read more

The Dancing Stoplight

I almost don’t want to spoil anything about this video without you watching it, so I’ll embed it and then write about it below. This social experiment of sorts from starts with a problem: Too many people try to cross the road even when the light is red, and it results in accidents. Instead … Read more

My Bread and Butter

Bread and butter is my bread and butter. I love the combination of those two foods, particularly homemade garlic bread. I was recently telling a friend about the tasty homemade garlic bread I make. She asked, “Wow, you make the bread at home.” “Well, no,” I replied. I buy a baguette at the grocery store and insert … Read more

Walter Goes to the Vet

Today I learned something new and surprising about my cat, Walter. If you’ve read this blog for a while, you know that I got Walter as a pet for Biddy. I’ve had Biddy since he was a kitten–he was born in February 2007. In January 2012 I decided that Biddy might be happier if he … Read more