Picking up Lily from doggy play day.
I got caught behind the guys who put the road reflectors down today at lunch. You can’t see it, but the guy putting the reflectors down squirts some hot tar on the road and then pushes the reflector down on it.
German Political Event
Me: I started to go to Scholz Garten for dinner last night, but they were closed for some event. Probably something political.
Brian: You mean Barack-toberfest?
Me: Really? They're calling it that?
Brian: (chuckles) I don't know... I made it up.
Neighborhood Drive-in Theater
I drove by a house tonight with people sitting in their driveway watching a movie projected on their garage door.
An evening at Dairy Queen.
The song is on my car stereo. I don’t know what the dancing bus stop lady was listening to.
Lunch at La Madeleine
Kim: Wow... $14.91. I didn't even spend $20.
Brian: We're not out of here yet.
Big Mo' Candy Bars →
I bought both flavors today. Peanut butter is good. I haven’t tried the caramel yet. Update: Caramel is good, too!
A Forgotten Favorite
Today, I rediscovered “Without Your Love,” a song by Roger Daltrey that I had forgotten. And if I could travel far If I could touch the stars Where would I be without your love
You can’t control my emotions!– A kid in the Target parking lot
It’s not very exciting, but I added the music myself! :D
Earworm: Snow Patrol - Same
Maybe somewhere else Will not be half as cold as me The curtains drawn the winter sun Makes patterns on your face It looks like some kaleidoscopic breathing exercise It’s the same
Food, Glorious Food
Breakfast (Starbucks): cinnamon swirl coffee cake iced mocha Lunch (Scholz Garten): brisket sandwich potato chips cole slaw fudge pie Dinner (Whole Foods): salmon, tuna and tilapia sushi banana caramel parfait
Watching hundreds of birds on my way home from work and listening to Hometown Tales podcast.
On my way to work, sitting on the 1st St bridge, looking east toward the Congress Ave bridge, listening to Hometown Tales podcast.
Brian: I didn't take a real vacation last year. I just went to Leakey (pronounced lake-ee) and spent time on the lake.
Kim: Isn't that kinda near San Antonio?
Brian: Yeah. It's not really a lake, though, it's a river.
Kim and Brian: (at the same time) They should call it Rivery.
We’re in control until we’re not. And then we’re helpless.– Infamous
I’m not sure if the vitamins and minerals really help with the flu, but it sure tastes good. I like the raspberry.
Sick day entertainment. Lifehouse and Daughtry. “What day is this? And in what month? This clock never seemed so alive.”
That’s just the way it is Some things will never change That’s...– Bruce Hornsby. It made me smile when it came on my iPod during my evening walk.
Performed at music night, Feb. 2, 2008.