Get yourself a partner who looks at you the way this lamb looks at my son.

Driving in the UK 

They put the steering wheel on the wrong damn side of my rental car.

alcohol mention 

I assume that even the boxed wine in France is better than the stuff we get in the US.

I wonder if I could convince my university to let me work remotely if I had one of these bad boys to attend meetings with. 🤔

Sabbatical, Perú, building things 

Working on putting together a hydraulic ram pump. Not quite functional yet but I think I'll leave the troubleshooting until tomorrow.

Peruvian alcoholic beverage 

They say that beer is an acquired taste, but I must say that the taste of chicha de jora will take me much longer to acquire.

Creepy animal photos 

We have scorpions and unnecessarily large spiders. I am not having it.

So this little cutie has been visiting our yard for the last few days just to play and we are trying our best not to make arrangements to bring her home from Perú...

local news error, Epstein 

This is an unfortunate thumbnail photo for the local news story about our new interim Chancellor.

feral children 

Sometimes you have to pick your battles.

Snow woes 

Managed to dig down through 2.5 - 3 feet of snow to find our downspouts before the warm weather and rain hits this week. Hope all that water can find someplace to go that isn't into our basement.

I guess it isn't too bad when the peer reviews just say to make the article shorter.

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