- The past two work weeks have been pretty brutal--one of our team was out for two weeks' vacation and by last Thursday and Friday I had spent my entire 8 hour shift each day working on STAT charts. Now that she's back, it's gone down to 2/3 of the day on STATS. I'm aiming for 1/3 by next week!
- Auto correct is a useful feature, however has its flaws that can amuse. For instance, whenever I misspell "motion", IEspell gives the suggestion "Motown". Makes me want to break out in song--Temptations, anyone?
- The increased summer traffic is affecting my commute by at least half an hour every day, but since someone else is usually doing the driving as I take the bus, it isn't too painful. It's also easier to stitch when the bus is going slow.
- DD Erica is moving back home soon. Thankfully we have one last Saturday to get her room cleaned out, as she extended her stay in AZ by a couple of days at the request of her host family--my brother and his wife and kids. They have all grown very attached to each other.
- I have so enjoyed watching all the flora, fauna, and folks on my walks around Santa Barbara these last four months. There are so many neighborhoods with charming abodes. This is one of my favorites:
This "storybook" cottage catches my eye every time I see it. Isn't it adorable?