I am stuffing envelopes at work (stimulating work if I do say so myself. I'm grateful to have this work - in Silicon Valley, it's called marketing.). In between envelopes, I am typing these words. I've had some issues brewing from this past Saturday, and other days in-between. I've been taking some time thinking about these issues rather than just spewing words on a page - my usual m.o.
A couple of slightly *interesting things (*in my estimation) -- I belong to the local freecycle and read lots of ads. I've placed ads offering items as well (and if you want, I'd gladly give you something too). I acquired a medium-sized dog crate (for free!) for Bella through freecycle. It's really a great resource, everything's free and it's recycling. Recently on my freecyle there was an ad for a "white girls desk" which made me laugh, thinking that only a white girl could claim the desk. Eventually a white girl probably took it.
Then another small thing came up yesterday while changing my ticket, flying to Oahu from Sah Hoseh (San Jose) in November to February (20feakin11!) (to visit my son) in order to accommodate care issues around mom's upcoming hip replacement.
I read on the Hawaiian air website a note: