The Weekend That Was

Lapful of cats
Though this photo is not from this weekend, it is reasonably illustrative of how I spent Saturday.

I pretty much only accomplished two things this weekend: going to sporting events and napping.

On Friday night, I kicked off the weekend at the Caps game with my friend Mary and my brother. It was not exactly the best game I’ve ever seen the Caps play, and they lost to the Flames in overtime. (Which was probably the most fun part of the game, because the new three-on-three format is kind of a mess.) I had a great time catching up with Mary, though, so that took the sting out of the loss. Continue reading

2015 Weekending the First

2015 Weekending the First

When I ran out of Sunday before having time to write a blog post, I decided it was a good thing to have happened — re-entry into the working world after almost two weeks of staycation was going to be hard, and having the chance to rehash my weekend would be something to look forward to. And while indeed I am glad to be recapping a very fun weekend, I forgot to factor in how tired I would be. As in, so tired I can hardly see straight.

(Translation: please forgive me if this makes no sense.)

Anyway… because I wasn’t at the office, and because a lot happened, and — most of all — because I like three-day weekends and wish they were all that way, I am once again counting Friday towards the weekend, during which I… Continue reading