2. My own yard looks colorful too (see yesterday's post for a view of yellow & orange Nasturtiums and pink Amaryllis in bloom. Here are a few more views ... just because:
One last purple & yellow iris
before the yellow ones take over this area
about to burst forth ... and a yellow iris bud
ready to open in the foreground
My first red rose bud of the season ...
Remember the unusual 'unknown' white bloom
that I shared a while back? Here are some more of the same
... methinks they're Allium, in the Onion Family
4. I gave brief thought to returning the Sony Vaio to Costco (since I have 90 days to do so) but have decided that since my Inspiron 9100 bit the dust, keeping the Vaio makes sense, in a whimsical sort of manner, and that's what I've decided to do ... just because.
5. Regular reader might recall that my HP Photosmart 6180 'All-on-One' printer developed problems last December when I tried to print my Christmas Cards. After doing just about everything imaginable to solve these problems, I decided to take advantage of the offer to turn it in to Staples for $50 off a new printer ... and I'm now the proud owner of this Canon MX780 'all-in-one' printer:
I'm hoping it will work reliably for years to come
and plan to print 'belated' Christmas cards
to send when time permits!
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Thought for Today
"The basis of leadership is the capacity of the leader to change the mindset, the framework of the other person." Warren Bennis