Category «adventure»

Replacing the Tire

Did you know that you are only supposed to drive 50 miles or less on a spare tire?  I wonder if there is a word for the information that you keep in your head that you never think about until you need it; because I would use that to describe the situation from the last …

My Car

When I first got my car I was required to change my license plates; this was a two day long event that involved multiple trips to the auto-part store and my female landlord asking if I needed help.  This wasn’t because I am mechanically disabled, I am but I can put a computer together so …

A New Beer Stein

So this might not be the world’s most exciting update, but for me it was probably the most interesting thing that has happened in my life in weeks: Basically it all started when a friend of mine came to visit last weekend and was not impressed with the middling beer that I drink on a …

Sort of Halloween

Something kind of bothers me about what has happened to the world since I was a child, and for once it has nothing to do with the lack of Saturday morning cartoons.  It seems strange that at some point it in the past it became commonplace for people to declare the weekend before Halloween to …

On the Way to Vacation

I think that it is only fair to point out that nothing in my life can be simple, and that even holds true when I am on my way to a relaxing vacation.  For reasons that are best left unexplained Veronica and I ended up meeting her mother at a grocery store.  For those of …