Just a little practice goes a long way! I can now do 30 seconds of jumping rope with zero misses about one-third of the time, and with only one or two another third of the time.
Daily gratitude (social distancing edition): I’m grateful that Jackie is an excellent cook, and that I am an adequate one.
When I first saw this sign someone was inside, having ignored it to get in a workout. Now I see Maintenance has covered the lock and removed the door handle.
The government should issue every person a two-meter stick that they can use to maintain a proper social distance. Shown above, Jackie is making do with a free-market stick which is only two-thirds as long as it ought to be.
At least I don’t need to distance myself socially from my sloth pillow.
Our collection of giant microbe stuffies does not include a coronavirus, but it does include Ralph, our rhinovirus stuffie, the blue guy on the far right (next to Yoko, our brewer’s yeast). A coronovirus probably looks pretty similar to a rhinovirus.
The snow is inadvisable (according to the National Weather Service).
When you see this sort of little flower, you know that the tree is wind pollinated. (The title of the image is: Why I’m sneezing.) 📷
In person the sky on the first day of Daylight Saving Time is all pinky-purple, even if this photo makes it look rather orange. 📷
After first crocus a couple of days ago, now we’ve got second, third, fourth, and almost a fifth crocus. 📷
Water over the weir. I guess I’m not going to be crossing here. If I want to walk in the woods, I’ll have to go down and use the bridge. 📷