Avocations

The Oddities of Modern Living

I’m always amused by those “are they kidding” moments we experience in life–the jaw-dropping absurdities that come in our direction. I had one of those today, courtesy of my friends at American Express. It appears that we linked our iTunes account to American Express at some point, so our balance Read more…

By Laura Freberg, ago
Avocations

Happy Easter!

Karla celebrated Easter by drawing a picture for me to use on my blog. I hope you enjoy it! Of course, one of our all-time Easter activities chez Freberg is consideration of the world of Peeps. Some years ago, Karla also animated an exploding Peep. I suppose some explanation of Read more…

By Laura Freberg, ago
Avocations

Gifts for Geeks

The holiday season is once again upon us, and presents are in order. Some people are easy to buy for, others more challenging. We tend toward the practical chez Freberg, as the last thing we need at our age is more “stuff.” But I do enjoy some of the odder Read more…

By Laura Freberg, ago