Patience truly is a virtue. And knowing what to look for helps.
And saves money.


Unknown amounts of energy enabled me to scrub our bathtub to a level of cleanlyness unknown to my former self.

Also, anybody interested in doing a „What Have You Done Today?“ post once a month?


And in their desperation, they turned to a man they didn’t fully understand.

Even if it the quote comes from a popular movie based on a comic, i start to understand the meaning of that sentence and how it could be applied to the world beyond the screen.


It’s great to meet people who share ones passion for something.
Not so great when they say they’ll send you some links after you have sold them some stuff, and then you don’t hear from them again.

(But i’m giving him the benefit of the doubt; with a very young kid at home, time for oneself is a rare commodity.)


It was the first time i had to play the „i have an agreement with my Wife about that“-card; in this case about selling toys instead of trading them for others.
While it was tempting in this case, i only want stuff that is appreciated and not looked at once and the put into storage.