I think 2011 will go down in history as the year I bit off more than I could chew – some by happenstance, and some by opportunistic optimism. At least it’s almost over now, and time for something new. But first, a recap – with commentary. Because I think that’s what you’re supposed to do […]

Frivolity and Rum

Today began with a sulk, for I discovered that due to the tolls of winter slothitude, I no longer fit into my favorite pants. But I will not throw them out or donate them. I will merely reinstate my (formerly) daily run/climb as soon as the weather permits. And now a note on weather permitting […]

Smells like nostalgia. And sexy babies.*

Today I went to the bank, nabbed some lunch, got my glasses adjusted, and then lost my trusty travel umbrella to a gust of wind and an unexpectedly sharp tree branch. No matter. I was only a block away from Walgreens, where they happen to carry travel umbrellas. Problem: meet solution. However, I was not […]