November 2013

Thanksgiving Alone – Not Fun!

by carbonboy on November 28, 2013

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Dinner thrown together in a half hour – not nearly like the two days my mom would put into a Thanksgiving Feast – for 35 years! Well, another Thanksgiving disappointing family and friends – partly due to my own making. It all started with my furnace breaking down, needing a $40 part that came a […]


Christmas in November

by carbonboy on November 17, 2013

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New Toys – iPhone 5s Gold and iPad Air Silver – Oh Boy! I was home this weekend to take the good old 325xi into phase two of my winter survival vehicle – front end alignment, wheel balance and tire rotation – all for about a hundred bucks at Mr. Tire. Meanwhile I had lunch […]


An Autumn Night on Potomac Beach

by carbonboy on November 2, 2013

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View of our community from my favorite spot out on the pier! I drove home to Piney Point from Blacksburg on Friday to pick up my newly restored 325xi, and I must stay it looks like a new vehicle (from a fair distance anyway). It still needs to go to the shop for routine maintenance, […]