Monthly Archives: August 2010

My Misguided Package

By | August 30, 2010

I don’t claim to understand how packages make their way from one location to another. I like to think that a shipment will go in the most direct manner, but my recent Monoprice order told me that a package can go a long ways in the opposite direction before it gets to its destination. Ontario,… Read More »

My Third Tube Iteration

By | August 26, 2010

I failed my second annual Tube Steak Challenge but I am committed to regaining my first year form by consuming an average of more than one hot dog a week. Weekly trips to the Sherwood Park Farmers’ Market have helped add to this number, and while none have been over an open fire that will… Read More »

My Painted Hands

By | August 5, 2010

For the last month if anyone asked us what was new we’d respond with: painting or working on the house. A journey that started on July 1 has carried on five weeks later with gallons of paint, endless rolls of green tape and Polyfill. We were happy with how the house looked but wanted to… Read More »