Tag «Veronica»

Veronica and Christmas

Sometimes I wonder what I was doing before I met my wife, I assume much in the same way that blind people wonder what the big deal about color is.  A perfect example of this is Christmas, a holiday that was huge with me until I was about 11; promptly the time that it became …

Cookies

There are these things in the world called temptations.  I don’t know about other people, but for myself they pretty much boil down to my wife making entire stockpiles of cookies and leaving them in the apartment for seemingly no other reason than to judge me based on the amount missing when she returns.  I …

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 …

The Day the Asian Market Spell Broke

I have mentioned Daniel Stark before in these things, but I think that I need to explain something. Veronica does not dislike Stark; for the most part she almost has nothing against him.  The problem is that when go to someplace to eat or on an adventure locally and I mention that I want to …