Thoughts on the “man cave” concept

The Ideal Man Cave

When I moved my office from its existing little space it shared with the kitty litter boxes into a bedroom, my wife helped me set it up. In a very short period of time, it looked so much like the apartment I had before we married that I was calling it by the name of the complex – the Pinegate …

Fraudulent charges from a restaurant in Sao Paulo

Fraudulent charges in Sao Paulo, Brazil

I sure wish I were in a restaurant in Sao Paulo, Brazil right now. I guess I’ll just have to take comfort in the fact that it is apparently where my credit card is hanging out. Or, at least the number. Chase caught the fraudulent charges right away, sent me an email, blocked the account, then… told me they would …

Customer Service

Waffles

Tessa and I were at a restaurant for brunch this weekend. She got the waffles, took one bite, and it was quickly clear there wouldn’t be a second. I waved over the waitress (who knows me by name), and told her that while Tessa wasn’t going to say anything, she doesn’t like the waffles, and could she please have the …