Continued Idle Thoughts: Anyone For a Holly Jolly Christmas?!

Santa, self-isolating somewhere in Florida Who says it isn't a normal Christmas? Why just this morning we watched on the news how airports are again teeming with people, ready to travel back home and infect Mom, Dad, Auntie, and Grandpa. 'Tis better to give than receive after all. Health experts suggest getting a covid test …

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Another Covid Delay: A Kitchen Cries for Help

Our "Ghost" Ice I'm big on ignoring tasks. If there was an olympic event for procrastinating, I know I'd win gold. Front door area needs sweeping? Yeah, I'll get to that after there's a vaccine. Some things we have no control over, though. For instance, news reports tell us that hospitals continue to feel an …

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Gratitude 2020 From A-Z: Special Covid Edition

Source: Footwear News What a difference a year makes, eh? A year ago I proudly put the finishing touches on this annual post a day day early, and then promptly spent all of Thanksgiving day wearing elastic sweat bottoms, stuffing myself with food, and watching monochrome only content on TV. Except for indigestion in my …

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Continued Idle Thoughts: This is NOT Your Grandmother’s Q-Tip!

Source: AP/KSAT Breaking News! Your humble blogger decided to get tested. Yes, after watching for months now all the video images of people having a cotton swab shoved up their nose, I thought I'd like to be featured on the news too. Unfortunately nary a journalist was there to chronicle the event. I'm apparently about …

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Desperately Seeking Stan: Examining My Cell Phone Contacts

Source: Techadvisor.co.uk Someone named Stan is listed in my phone contacts twice. I have one entry for his cell and office numbers, and a second entry with his Hotmail address. I have absolutely zero idea who Stan is. I know these are old entries and not just because I can't remember him. In fairness, I …

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