Well it ended ok….

So I have to tell ya, today was NOT one of my better days.  Work has been tough lately with the project I am on. It has me grouchy enough that Rocky, our cafeteria guy, asked me Tuesday why I didn’t whistle any more as I walked through the lunch room.  NOT a good sign.  And today was not good at all… Continue reading “Well it ended ok….”

Scope Creep!

I am not sure how things like this happen, but suddenly Michelle and I are VERY busy over the next few weeks.  This weekend we have the Manchild (he and I are going to see Expendables 3 this weekend.) We also have the dreaded Block Party (we HATE that) on Saturday.

Next Thursday is a Wine offering party from one of our favorite wine makers, Ross Andrews.  Then the following week, we have the first WSU football game of the year (GO COUGS!).

After that, Labor weekend hits, and things get really busy.  A Dave Mathews Band concert at the Gorge in George, Washington.  Afterwards, we have a trip to the wine capital of Washington State, Walla Walla!  With all this going on, I’ve been thinking about our last trip to David Mathews.  Continue reading “Scope Creep!”


For the last two days, I was in a classroom working with a group of people.  Heads down, nose to the grind stone cranking things out.  And, unlike other times I have said this, it’s really true this time.  We got a lot done in the last two days, and the info we gathered is going to keep me busy for the next month.

When I got back to my desk this afternoon, this was taped on my monitor:



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