My Housing Project: Back to the Beginning

It’s the beginning of the summer season. We’re having a strange-ish summer here in the High Desert. Most days are either filled with a high haze that obliterates the blue sky, or a feeling of humidity we don’t often experience. There have been moments of clear heat, those days that have melted us into the submission that comes with a tall glass of ice water and no more exercise than button-pushing on the remote control.

And in between, in the days that allow for outside movement and recreation… those days are filled with the day job and the errands and … read the rest. . .

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My Social Experiment

I write this in anticipation of the weekend. It’s Friday night, but you’ll be reading this on Saturday morning.
Dot and I have decided to unplug. I’m not sure how long I can go without any internet, smart phone, social media, television, Kindle or computer.

It’s so automatic for me to wake up and check my phone before my eyes are fully open. I fall asleep to Netflix.

I’m really not sure how long this will last.

I have a list of tasks and treats to keep us busy:

  • Clean the house
  • Bake more cupcakes
  • Listen to old records
  • Plant
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Klout Influencer Review: McDonald’s new Quarter Pounder

Recently I was given the opportunity to review one of McDonald’s new Quarter Pounder Burgers. I chose the spicy Bacon Habanero Ranch, not sure what to expect. I don’t generally go all-in over something that might clear my sinuses after one bite, but I was looking for something with a little more kick than the norm. And since it was free, I figured why not?

I also had this great coupon to include a free medium fries and beverage with any new Quarter Pounder purchase.

Not a bad offer, eh? So after a day at work followed by two hours … read the rest. . .

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