It’s been a busy last few four days for me. I haven’t been able to be nearly as Lazy as I’d like.
On Wednesday night, I went to a crab feed with my friend, best known on the online world as author of RateLadder. It was the first time I’ve eaten crab (I’m not big on the shellfish). I didn’t die and we even won a Cuisinart juicer. Thursday morning the same friend called me up and asked me if I wanted to do some work at a company he’s contracting for. In about an hour, I was there contracting. It looks like I’ll still be there through Monday, but it’s open as to how much longer after that.
On Friday night, I meet up with SVB from The Digerati Life who lives a couple of towns away and Jim from Bargaineering, who happened to be in town, for dinner. My wife and SVB happened to get along famously as they found they have a fair amount in common. Later that night, we found that we also share a love for Settlers of Catan.
During the day on Saturday and Sunday I’ve been working on writing. Though Saturday night we took a break to go to one of my favorite restaurants Maverick. We had a great bottle of Summerer wine (I think I’m becoming a bit of a wine snob) with what my wife and I agreed was the best chicken we ever had – by far.
The biggest disappointment of the weekend was Dollhouse – the new Fox show on Friday night that I had high hopes for. Maybe a lot of the Buffy magic was in Marti Nixon, but I haven’t seen the witty dialogue that made Buffy great.
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