Spring?

This is supposed to be spring-time, right? Or at least, that’s the whole idea now that the equinox has passed. Well, it certainly hasn’t felt like it the last week. It’s been more like…oh second-winter (which just kind of feels like I’m talking about “Second Breakfast”, but that’s another topic). I mean, here in the […]

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First Snow

Officially first snow! Or, as far as I’m concerned first snow. It has been lightly snowing for the last 2 hours here, in the outskirts of Seattle where I live. Not enough to really stick, not to the ground–but it is sticking to the roofs a bit, and to the bushes, trees and plants. I’m […]

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Smoke chokes Washington

Source: ECOconnect: Smoke chokes Washington This is what we’re dealing with here in Washington. And I’m absolutely dying (exaggeration here) because of it. Okay, so not really. But it does feel like it, considering just how horrid the air quality has been. Really, it’s been kind of like living in some post natural disaster dystopia. […]

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Nerdery Weekend

I went, 2 weekends ago, to the MoPOP (formerly EMP) in Seattle & enjoyed a weekend full of nerdy goodness and all sorts of geekery. I’ll admit that I generally do this kind of thing when I’m stressed & need some relaxation and a good time. See, immersing myself in my own nerdy/geeky interests makes […]

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