The scraggly-haired guys running the espresso machine got my order wrong first time, but they are playing good roots rock. So all’s good.
Archives for August 2010
Waiting on my latte.
I *heart* The Simple Dollar blog. Blogger Trent Hamm writes daily about saving money, staying out of debt and most importantly how to enjoy life simply, without a lot of stuff. Not too long ago he wrote a post called “48 Things Frugality Has Taught Me” which I immediately coped into my journal. It’s just […]
Last weekend was the “tax free” weekend in North Carolina. This is the annual break that North Carolina gives its citizens by not charging sales tax on certain purchases related to bacjk-to-school stuff. I’d decided that I wanted to buy a laptop computer to use as my “media center” in the den. I’ve been wanting […]
Tonight I had the good fortune to attend the launch of Bull Spec 2 at Quail Ridge Books in Raleigh. Sam Montgomery-Blinn is editor/publisher/go-to guy for Bull Spec and he’d lined up several of the authors from issue #2 to come read from their works. Pictures loaded at this flickr set. Congrats to Sam on […]