Monthly Archives: March 2015

Good news, bad news

Good news; my nearsightedness is better. In both eyes, but more markedly improved in my left eye. Bad news; astigmatisms are worse. Not a lot worse, but enough that I need new lenses.  $1000+ worth of new lenses.  Ouch.

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I really didn’t want to do this

But “Doctors Without Borders” keeps calling me and asking me to increase the amount of the monthly donation. I have told them over and over, that no, not happening, but they keep calling and wheedling.  So, what I did was … Continue reading

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Will happen once in my lifetime

March 14, 2015 and at 9:26:53 3.141592653 = Π

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First Fruits

After treating my chili tree, successfully it seems, for woolly aphids, here are the first two ripe chilies from it. Don’t let the small size of these fool you, one of these can boost a pot of chili from 2 … Continue reading

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So, what DO you want to call it?

I’ve been reading, and shaking my head at, commentary from people making excuses for the stunts the Republicans have been pulling. I don’t mean the constant obstructionism they have been practicing since almost before President Elect Obama was sworn in, … Continue reading

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Jupiter and 4 Galilean Moons

Handheld Canon 7DmkII, Sigma 150-500,  Kenko 1.4x extender.  

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First off, a thank you

A thank you to Stevo for his efforts… Last year, a friend borrowed my “Welcome to Paradox SciFi Original Series” box set, and then never returned it. When I asked about it, I was told it had never been borrowed. … Continue reading

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