Do you loathe loaves crushed in panniers? Relieve that pain (haha) today with a Painnier! This is just a cardboard box I crafted to protect a loaf of bread, because we all know what happens if you try to squish a loaf into your pannier. Here’s what my bicycle looked like for this morning’s commute: [...]
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I hope my new minimalist shoes (see previous post) will reduce the need for this thing, but I made it it today and wanted to show it off somewhere. The short version: it’s a shoe dryer! The two fans fit perfectly into the right side of the … cardboard duct contraption. The two tubes on [...]
These three things happened: The only shoes I have — steel toed winter boots — are about dead with busted seams; My sister sent me a Sears gift card for my birthday; (thanks sis!) I found these “Body Glove 3T Barefoot” shoes on Sears’ site for exactly the right amount. Clicky clicky, waity waity and [...]
Happy haiku: ——————– The basement I feel the call from within Bicycle beckons Sad haiku: ——————– The children They fear the growth from within Cancer multiplies The What For: May 5th this year for me will be a celebration of another cycle around the sun and another cycle around the city. For others, it will [...]
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She brings books beside me. As I ride she and I go through the colours and objects. Later she brings a stack of coloured paper. She holds each one up, I name the colour, she puts it in a stack. She cleverly chooses activities we can share while I stay on the spinrzebie. That’s its [...]
Kitty litter is not my favourite chore, but I found a way to make it a bit better: My old kitty litter routine: clean it; chuck the bag; shower; go to bed and endure troubled breathing ’til I fall asleep. Trouble breathing, you ask? Yeah, that’s my reaction to dust. I get the same way [...]
Sometimes life hands you delicious moments of awesome. Today’s was cool. By cool I mean frozen: I couldn’t get that little plastic catch to budge. Snow on the lid (gone now of course: solve problem first, take photo after, nudge nudge wink wink) plus dark green colour plus sunlight equals problem. Solution? Here’s another green [...]
So that’s a thing that happened. Let’s start here: What’s that you say? Trouble! Mail being bounced back to me. Mail I didn’t send. Here’s some guts of a message that bounced back: Date: Sun, 20 Jan 2013 11:07:38 -0500 X-Authentication-Warning: obiwan.i.gnurple.net: www-data set sender to email@example.com using -f To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: New Reorder Website [...]
Napping on the couch today because it’s more comfortable for her to be nearby and hear background noises. And it helps to have a kitty nearby too. Good job Psyche.