Monthly Archives: February 2021

My Blog and I Both Need To Lose Weight

This hasn’t been a great week for blogging. I should explain why–in my normal convoluted way, of course. A couple of years ago, I switched to the Premium plan thinking I would love the new features, get lots of followers … Continue reading

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Finding Advice and Friends in Odd Places

I have a couple of Perfect Moments today. This is good because I have been worried about a lack of them now that I am in lockdown and laid off. Without the interesting questions or antics of my students, I … Continue reading

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An Uncommon Day in Winter

Today’s Perfect Moment is a taste of summer, even though in the northern hemisphere, it most assuredly is winter. After my session on Zwift, while I was looking things over on the computer, I noticed that the mail carrier had … Continue reading

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An Amusing Library Story

I would like to relate an amusing story. It didn’t start out as a Perfect Moment, but became one in the end. I got a notification that a book I had requested from the library was now available. My library, … Continue reading

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Additions to the Pain Cave

Today, I am making some upgrades to the pain cave. Yes, an early birthday present and something arriving in the mail make for a slightly better experience on the indoor trainer. The angle is a bit off, but basically these … Continue reading

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