Cheap pays off

This has been a tighter than usual year. Circumstances from the 20th anniversary Cruise to other stuff had eaten up a good chunk of the money I normally set aside for Christmas gifts. When the job left that clinched it. I generally buy the gifts all during the year for friends and family but for … Continue reading Cheap pays off

Another reason to avoid facebook and Cellphones

It occurs to me that with the combination of cell phones and facebook that this kind of thing likely happens a lot more than we think: At the exact moment Jon Favreau is receiving high praise in pre-inaugural media puff pieces, the 27-year-old chief speechwriter for President-elect Barack Obama (not Jon Favreau, the Hollywood actor/ … Continue reading Another reason to avoid facebook and Cellphones

Manheim Steamroller in Lowell thoughts

Tight times or no da wife decided to give take me to see Mannheim Steamroller in Lowell Mass. My impressions follow: The Memorial auditorium in Lowell is a great place to watch a concert, we had the "nosebleed" seats literally with our backs to the back wall and they were great for the concert its … Continue reading Manheim Steamroller in Lowell thoughts