When it comes to the school run, the gloves are off

The 15 minutes or so that I spend waiting to pick my brother up from school every day never fail to entertain. Today, for instance, I watched a fully grown woman in a Caravan block another woman from going in front of her (she ought to have let her go) and then stop in the middle of the road and stick herself out the… » 8/18/14 6:35pm 8/18/14 6:35pm

"First day of school" aka Go and get your new laptop. (and car stuff)

That is how I spent an hour of my afternoon. On the right is my old school computer, a 2011 Macbook, which I bought from the school at the end of last year. On the left is my smaller, DVD drive-less, and completely awesome school-issued 2014 Macbook Air. I am thrilled with both. Also, I was surprised to find that,… » 8/12/14 8:14pm 8/12/14 8:14pm

2003 Freightliner Thomas School Bus: The Opposite Lock Review

The school bus. A vehicle we all have spent hours of our lives on. This was the first step towards an education. A very frightening experience for any kindergartner. Walking up those three (then) big steps and entering this world of a (then) tall ceilinged vehicle full of blue seats and kids. » 8/26/13 5:47pm 8/26/13 5:47pm