My thoughts on life

Monthly Archives: October 2007

New Job

For those of you who don’t know, my job since February was coming to a close in the next few weeks, due to a downturn in the real estate market. I really, really enjoyed working there, and was very sad … Continue reading

October 29, 2007

Fun Stuff

Yesterday at work, I was struggling with some changes to a page, not because it was technically difficult, but because there was no good way to get all of the information on the page without the layout being overly complicated … Continue reading

October 26, 2007

A Busy Weekend

On Friday Metasteph was going to visit, helping us make and eat dinner. She did visit, but ended up only having enough time to drop off part of dinner and chat for a short while. We ended up making a … Continue reading

October 15, 2007

Tortilla Soup (vegetarian)

This is the recipe that Ethan and I came up with (by highly modifying another recipe) for tortilla soup. It is really tasty and simple. Ingredients 15 1/2 oz Can Diced Tomatoes 1 Small Onion, coarsely chopped 2 Cloves Garlic, … Continue reading

October 14, 2007

Once A Month Cooking

Recently I read an article about ‘Once A Month Cooking,’ a cool concept where you only really cook meals every 4 weeks, and are otherwise taking your frozen, pre-prepared food out and throwing together a meal with very little effort. … Continue reading

October 11, 2007


On Get Rich Slowly they posted an article about saving money on prescription medication. I had some recent experience with this after my most recent doctor’s visit. My prescription plan covers any generic drugs 100% (neato) so I can walk … Continue reading

October 4, 2007

Careless Acts and Careless Injuries

When I was a kid we had a game called Freddy Pharkas that I didn’t really play much, but I enjoyed reading the manual that came with it. One of my favorite passages was this: There is a saying in … Continue reading

October 2, 2007