Headed to Orlando overnight tomorrow - I don't get in until a little late, but I'll take the warmer weather. Then on to Hartford .. scheduled to come back on Friday evening.
We shall see :P
20" of snow fell in 12 hrs. AND ITS STILL SNOWING! :)
National Guard is in town to help clean-up, with most interstates near me, still closed. I've never seen anything like this is my life.
So am I off to NYC tomorrow morning? Nope. Third time in 3 weeks that weather has nixed travel for me.
- Current Location:Lombard, IL
- Current Mood:Intrigued :)
I'm in Jersey right now (meetings today) .. haven't been here in ages, but will be out this way a lot more because of a key client.
If all goes well, I'll be hopping an early plane home and then off to Toronto tomorrow for a funeral on Sat. I wasn't going to be able to make it to FC this time around anyway, the unexpected stuff sealed that deal.
I will however be at FWA and FCN (and work may bring me to Dallas around Furry Fiesta .. so we'll see). I've got a lot of respect for the hard work the folks at the bigger cons do, but I've found I just enjoy myself a lot more at the smaller/mid events.
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- Current Location:40.6488,-74.5765
I had been running with the idea in my head for about a year now and finally had some spare time over the holidays to get Kix together.
|From Collie - Kix|
Had a nice break, and am very much looking forward to the massive [furry] party here in Chicago for NYE!!
Couple more pics I wanted to post from the trip. I managed to get almost 12 lbs of Macadamia nuts home this morning in my luggage (without any baggage fees, yay!)
More pics at http://www.flickr.com/photos/kodipup/set
And yup, United 1K again for the 4th year in a row. Starting the travel wackiness in early Jan with Dallas, Houston and Atlanta so far.
So I decided to plan a trip to Hawaii. Im still over in Kona right now, but have had a really great time hanging with Slush, Poomie and Nitro. More when I get back, but excellent.
Lots more pics as I flickr them here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/kodipu
It's been great weather and a lot of adventure. But at the same time somewhat bitter-sweet. My brother called on Thursday while we were in Honolulu to let me know that my grandmother had died during surgery in Toronto. Not unexpected and she's out of the agony she was in, but it's the real first death I've really experienced.
Anyhoo.. I wont belabor any of that, I've not been close to my "family" in well over a decade. Off to Honolulu now for a few more days, and then heading home on Tuesday evening. Lots to update.
Also ... Looooove the new EVO :)
- Current Location:Kona Airport, HI
- Current Mood:Actually relaxed :)
Yes, I grumbled (a lot) about the long drives everywhere -- but with temps being as cold as they were (down to almost -40F at night in Fairbanks), we did the only thing we could sanely do to keep warm ... went to an outdoor hot spring in Chemo :)
Great food, amazingly nice people, and yes .. even in the Arctic circle, a Safeway, Starbucks, Sears and Sports Authority :)
I'd do it all again, but this time for longer.
A few pictures here
(hard to see, but there's a wolf out in the woods)
Also .. no travel until the 22nd! .. I actually get to be home! 16,455 miles flown so far in December :)