Category Archives: Other Stuff

Things that do not fit anywhere else – usually notices

Project 313 – Post No. 013

It seems like every day a new blogger (meaning, someone new to blogging) stops by to check out my humble offerings. Some even subscribe to my blog (I then never hear from them again). On those occasions when I find … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 012

The last pre-teens post . . .  As Project 313 ages, I’m struck by how fast time has passed. It seems less than two weeks ago this was barely an idea; a nebulous notion that ignored the associated responsibilities, the effort involved, … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 011

This Project is enjoying its last few pre-teens posts.  I now understand fully the range of emotions experienced by parents as they watch their kids go from lovable homunculi to delinquent near-adults forging ahead onto becoming not just burdens but full-fledged … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 010

They said it couldn’t be done; they said it’s not worth trying . . . they were wrong! Here I am, in double-digits. My next milestone is triple-digits. Well, technically, I’ve been in triple-digits all along because I include the … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 009

This is a huge milestone for the Project 313; we’re nearly into double digits. It’ll be all smooth sailing from here on.  I said various things occupy my time and I decided I’d mention a few of them as a preview … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 008

Thankfully — some will say — this and the next few Project 313 posts will be brief. I’m giving myself a few day’s breather to concentrate on a few other things.  “What?” you ask.  Well, as you know, I’m a very … Continue reading

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Project 313 – Post No. 007

I always wondered . . . is there a downhosltery? I don’t mean holstery filled with down; I mean, is there such a thing as downholstery? If not, where does the term upholstery come from? I ask because the etymology of the word makes … Continue reading

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