We are both finally back to life after fighting a bug that wouldn’t go away. Neither of us is fully recovered. But we are definitely on the mend and feel better than we have in weeks. Now the only thing we have to fight is the winter blues. Fortunately, though the weather has been dark and dreary, it hasn’t been bitter cold like it usually is.
It was still dark during our photo session since it is always dark. So, we changed things up a bit in for our photo session in hopes the flash worked better. Our camera is working OK. But we still need to get a new one. Prices on the one we want never came down. So, it is still on our long list of things to purchase. And, of course, there are things like our microwave oven which is will need replacement very soon pushing it down the list. And our new exercise equipment is our (early) Christmas present.
The new version of the photo editing software I use often shows a pop-up to upgrade to the “ultimate” edition. Very annoying since I’m running the “standard” edition which is exactly what I need. It seems to be a once-a-week thing; but there should not be any ads to upgrade to a premium edition in software I paid for. Especially with no apparent way to opt out.
The season is still young, but the college basketball team we follow has some good players and is very entertaining to watch. We don’t usually have a lot of winning teams to cheer for. So, its good to still have … Continue reading
I’ve been considering getting a fitness heart rate monitor to help alleviate some of the boredom of my long winter workouts. They would still be just as monotonous; but, perhaps some additional data to watch would help the time pass … Continue reading
One of the annoying things about DVRs is that you can’t easily record a show if the program guide is wrong. I wanted to record a basketball game; but the guide showed a series of 30-minute programs in that time … Continue reading
I had to shovel snow and spread deicer this morning. This is not the earliest that its snowed around here. But it’s probably the most depressing. We went from warm sunny weather (while we were on vacation) to typical fall … Continue reading
Today is Election Day in the USA. So, if you haven’t already, get out and vote for the candidate of your choice.