Sunday, April 30, 2017

April 30, 2017

$50 win last night at cards. Was up over $100 at one point and got cold near the end.

Had Shiner Bock and it bought me luck.

Reposado, meaning rested, mostly aged in oak barrels from 2 to 12 months

Means roast goat kid. Cabrito is known for its high quality at an affordable price.

Asparagus in the house !

Breakfast Radishes in the sun.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

April 29, 2017

The NYT Crossword let me know that I never read this one, just ordered it. 15% coupon and big discount if ordered online. I compared Amazon Prime to Barnes and Noble and BandN wins.

Also, just learned that George Smiley is expected to return in a new novel: A Legacy of Spies.

Friday, April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017

Perfect scores !

DHL from Egypt. Nice graphics.


Sunday, April 23, 2017

April 23, 2017

" small your world will become when all your thoughts are about power and tactics."

Falstaff: Give Me Life by Harold Bloom is next on the reading list.

This was added to the order. DVD for $5.99 from Amazon Prime.

The next time I am at Arthur Avenue, a visit to the Sausage chandelier.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

April 22, 2017

At first, I thought it was food poisoning but since everyone in the house came down with it: norovirus. Nasty piece of change, just starting to feel better. It hit the NY area and impacted many schools. The one I caught in Peru lasted nine days, this one three days.

I know it as The Road Warrior not Mad Max 2.

"Greetings from The Humungus! The Lord Humungus! The Warrior of the Wasteland! The Ayatollah of Rock and Rolla!"

Fargo the movie, still good, you betcha.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

April 16, 2017

Happy Easter !

Candy after 40 days of fasting.

80° plus today.

Take-out Easter with $5 coupon.

Forsythias starting to really bloom.

The Pear trees are ready for their short splendor.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

April 15, 2017

Perfect score !

Good video on Showtime : The Beach Boys: Making Pet Sounds. I bought the 50th anniversary CDs of Pet Sounds. It is now officially Summer with tomorrow hitting 80°.

First sign of things to come. Ramps !

Finishing up my Seneca kick. His relationship with Nero belied his written product. Fascinating.