Sunday, February 28, 2016

Monday Stuff On the Way to Other Stuff: March-ing Into Spring

Where did February go? 

I'm amazed at how quickly the months have gone by lately. Maybe it has to do with cramming a Tucson trip with a visit by The Mama.  She leaves on Thursday, but we've got a number of things to finish up before she goes. 
     Tomato seeds get planted tomorrow. So do greens and peas outside under a cold frame. For the next few weeks, we'll be taking care of bunnies for friends, while they finish up some other commitments. 
     I hope the chickens don't get jealous. 

Write for greeting card companies. (From the Penny Hoarder)

Excavations at an Israeli copper mine site have uncovered 3,000-year-old fabric. Plus, leather, seeds and other interesting bits...

Weird Al Yankovic's take on 'Word Crimes:'  English majors everywhere are cheering!
   (Click on this link, if you're having trouble with the one below.)

Mushy peas and spaghetti: a newspaper look at one of my favorite frugal bloggers, Life After Money.

A 23-year-old from the Ukraine 'becomes' a high-student student. Eventually, he also gets caught. (Take a look at the photo in the link -- does this guy really look 18 to you?)

The Royal Bank of Scotland posts another 2 BILLION pound annual loss. What's even scarier: this is the eighth year in a row for serious losses.

Shelter dogs as ball runners in professional tennis tournaments? Yes, in Brazil.

Have a great week.

Pikes Peak...hopefully the green will be starting soon. 

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