Morticia Addams, my very first love

Morticia Addams Oh my; be still my fluttering heart. For as long as I can remember, Morticia Addams, portrayed by Carolyn Jones, has always infatuated me. I might have even been in love with her, despite being a fictional character on television. What do I know? I was a kid. Which brought me to the… Continue reading Morticia Addams, my very first love

Jigsaw Puzzle Follow-up

Completed Jigsaw Puzzle

Jigsaw Follow-up Well, I had an unexpected day off from work due to weather, so I worked on my jigsaw puzzle. The arctic vortex is sitting over much of the northern hemisphere dropped outdoor temperatures to well below 0 Fahrenheit (-20c) or worse with the wind chill twenty to -50-60f (-45c) in many areas, keeping… Continue reading Jigsaw Puzzle Follow-up

Jigsaw Puzzle

Solving the jigsaw puzzle upside down

The Setup Over the holidays, my girlfriend/partner gave me a jigsaw puzzle as a gift. I don’t know whether to be ecstatic over the thoughtfulness of the gift or cringe by the vast time it’s taking to solve the jigsaw puzzle. But first, let me backup. Last fall, we went over to a friend’s house… Continue reading Jigsaw Puzzle

What Makes One Happy, part 2

What Makes One Happy, part 2 Last time I wrote about my short-term vs. long-term happiness. Another short-term happiness is coffee. I love coffee. Sixteen years ago when I rejoined the dating scene, I had my first cup of vanilla latte. While I liked coffee then, I fell in love with vanilla lattes. Today, exiting… Continue reading What Makes One Happy, part 2

What Makes One Happy?

What Makes One Happy? I don’t know about you, but I can tell you about me. First off, I group my happiness into two categories, short-term and long-term. My latest bit of short-term happiness comes from my car. It is a 2017 Camaro 2LT/RS with a few other goodies to go with it. She wears a… Continue reading What Makes One Happy?