Category Archives: Ponderings

32 a big year

It seems I always hear about people turning 30 or 40 and how big of a deal it is.  For me when I turned 30, I didn’t think anything of it.  However, turning 32 this year seemed to resonate more.  … Continue reading

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What do you EDC?

EDC is the acronym for “everyday carry.”  Most times this is referencing things in your pocket that you might carry.  Many people include things you wear as well.  For me, this means my EDC stuff includes: keys, pocket knife, wrist … Continue reading

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New Made in USA vs Used

I’ve been thinking a lot about this subject in regard to guitars.  Does it make sense to purchase a brand new Made in USA guitar, thus supporting US manufacturing, or a used guitar.  There are benefits to both.  Let me … Continue reading

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Favorite guitarists

Short list of favorite guitarists (in no particular order): Eric Clapton B.B. King Synyster Gates Brad Paisley Tom Scholtz Jeremy Popoff

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Been a while, been busy

Whoa, over a month since my last post!  Whoops. Since my last post I have started a new position as a Computer/Network Support Technician at MSAD54 (local school district).  I’m loving my new job, it’s been crazy busy but good.  … Continue reading

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Typo

“This formula contains a bitter ant to help discourage inhalant abuse and is non-flammable.” I read this on an ad for a 6pk of compressed air.  Not sure what the disgruntled anthropod will do if you abuse the can though.

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I’m not “anti-china”

I’m always interested in where things are manufactured and go out of my way (sometimes well out of my way) to purchase items not made in China.  It isn’t because I’m “anti-China”, it is just that I don’t support the … Continue reading

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Still not sure

I’ve been playing my guitar a lot more over the last year.  I’ve been averaging learning 1 new song a week.  When I say “learning” I mean, “I can play it with a lead sheet” rather than memorizing the song.  … Continue reading

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Why do people come into work sick?

Seriously.  Why do people who are sick, literally throwing up, come in to work?  They are making it miserable for themselves, causing themselves to take longer to get better due to not resting as well as possibling infecting the rest … Continue reading

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Still not sure

Why do they call the tiny candy bars “Fun Size”?  I just don’t get it.  It’s no more fun eating them than a larger candy bar.  In fact, it is frequently less fun and more wasteful.  To get my fill … Continue reading

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