Posted December 22, 2009
I went to print my Christmas Newsletter and ran out of ink - and the cartridges are "in a box someplace" as is a lot of stuff I am looking for.
Posted November 24, 2009
About this time last year, I posted a message about All I want for Christmas is to save my house. Well, it didn't happen. The mortgage co went back on me. So I came out of mydarkness, put the house on the market, and found this beautiful rental home.
Posted October 31, 2009
We were at the dollar store and, well, I couldn't resist. What would look better on my little, shiny Tuxedo Cat? He tolerates bow ties off and on - he has his everday red tie, black tie for New Years Eve and a Red and Green tartan for Christmas...
Posted October 15, 2009
My mom's fiance, Bill, got a 2010 Ultra Classic LImited Edition. I got the opportunity and privelege to take it aroundthe block! It is has a beautiful paint job - black ice - which looks blue sometimes, purple sometimes, black sometimes. It handled very well too - which surprised me. It was a 300 pound jump from my bike!
Messin' Around with Photoshop Again
Posted October 9, 2009
Remember the time we went camping with Guy Fieri?
Then and Now
Posted July 27, 2009
Years ago, my father shot a picture of me up at Tahoe riding a moped, and later gave it to me, framed, calling me a free spirit. We went to Tahoe and decided to shoot the picture - 30 years later.
ABCs of Touring
Posted June 28, 2009
This weekend, for the first time, I did the ABCs of Touring in a day. What it is is you go to a city or county, for each letter inthe alphabet, get your photo taken in front of a sign with your bike, holding an issue of HOG Enthusiast magazine. We started at 5:45 am and got to Quincy at 5:35 pm. What a DAY...and then we came back...
A new skin for Spacerock
Posted June 25, 2009
Every now and then I like to change up my website...and I was inspired to do so. I was really trying to revamp my commercial site, came up with something that decidely works better here...
Posted June 13, 2009
I've watched this lady out at the Alameda County Fair for years -- she spins. It's fascinated me for about 10 years that I've been going out there and visiting the building with the old machinery and have often thought "I have a LOT of cat hair....why not spin it?"
I Got a Free TV - Yes, Really
Posted May 17, 2009
I love Fremont Freecycle! In case you are going "huh?" what Freecycle is is a bunch of location-specific Yahoo Groups where you can literally offer something you are giving away - or if you are looking for something, you can put "WANTED: such and such." You have to act quickly if you find something you want though. Such was the case on Friday night when i saw OFFER: 26" Flat TV. I jumped on it.
Posted April 26, 2009
I recently brought the aquarium in from the office - since I am working fulltime I no longer have the luxury of working from home from my Garden Retreat, and that's where the fish tank was.
The 2009 Garden is In
Posted April 19, 2009
Yesterday I headed over to Regan's Nursery to get some tomatoes - they have everything, so I was able to get some unusual varieties. 4 cuke plants - 1 of them is Lemon Cucumbers, and this year I put in canteloupe and strawberries.
Posted April 13, 2009
Bomber loves to play in the cat tree and I caught him dangling the kitty. This reminded me of the Michael Jackson Incident where he dangled one of his kids over the edge of a balcony.
Oreo and Canteloupe
Posted March 15, 2009
Oreo is strange; this is an established fact...he is showng here eating cantelopue. Believe it or not, Oreo is not my first cat who loves this melon...
Kitchen is getting Reborn
Posted March 1, 2009
The kitchen has recently gotten some nice little upgrades - nothing major like new cabinets or anything, but a fresh coat of paint, a new refrigerator, stenciling and cabinet knobs.
My last day of Unemployment...
Posted February 23, 2009
So I get to start a new job where I get to do all kinds of web geek stuff - my kind of fun. You know what they say - "Do something you love and you'll never work another day in your life." Yep. So, on my last day of being nemployed, I put together an organizer for my belly rings. It's amazing how many I've collected since I took the dare and got it done 6 months ago. (I just changed it for the first time days ago)...
A Purrfect Fit
Posted January 21, 2009
Cats are such funny creaures. One afternoon I came in from my office and noticed that Simone was in a basket on my kitchen table fast asleep. She fit perfectly as you can see.