• My thoughts are with my Love on her loss, and with Sophie on her passing tonight

    Sometimes, life just stinks, and occasionally, it really sucks. If you cry easy on stories of loosing a pet, you probably want to skip this post, or grab a box of Kleenex. Tonight I sat with my Love, Jennifer, while she held Sophie, for the last time. Sophie was there with Jennifer for the last...

    March 20, 2018
  • Toking Potholes and Deaththreats

    I hate potholes… That’s all for tonight, I’m tired.. [Update: 3/3/2018 – tj] Ugh, it’s been quite an evening.  Let’s just say I’m tired of potholes.  Both the kind that craters the road, and the kind that are the crew down on the other corner of the block, remodeling a little house.  One of those...

    March 2, 2018
  • Warm Pre-Spring Updates

    I wanted to drop you guys a quick update on all things with cars, my health, and some general quips, and maybe a quick review of the 2017 Nissan Altima, that I currently have as a rental car. POTHOLES: No, I’m not talking about those people who start crap with you after toking it up,...

    March 2, 2018
  • LL Bean Scraps Lifetime Return Policy

    Most of you that know me knows that anytime you see me, I’m basically a model for LL Bean. Yesterday, I was wearing my LL Bean boots, flannel lined jeans, long sleeve Cresta (marino) Wool shirt and a flannel shirt, all purchased from LL Bean.  I’ve had the boots for over 30 years, and every...

    February 9, 2018
  • Bleeding W8 Wagon’s (rear) Brake Calipers

    As I mentioned the other day, I had to replace a frozen rear caliper on the W8. Anytime you open the brake system from “down under”, you will be introducing air into the system. Air tends to compress quite a bit more than brake fluid, which means you’ll be able to push the pedal to...

    February 9, 2018

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