Static sites are great, but they're not for everyone. If you're using them because WordPress is too heavy here's proof that you can fix your WordPress theme. This is from my own WP site with a homepage that weighs a whopping 25kb (compressed). Theme at

Will round two of the weather make it to Sarasota or will it fizzle out first?

I feel like my German is getting better as I plot with friends.

I’m not doing too bad at this Apple Fitness challenge this week.

My site made the Green Team at This is one website accomplishment I'm pretty proud of, especially after moving back to WordPress.

I'm wondering why I haven't slept well this week... this is the indoor air temp over the last few days. Ugh.

Here's the longer history of initial jobless claims from showing just how bad the current numbers are.

While I'm not too excited about the trash that attracted these birds I was glad I finally had a camera with me this morning to take their picture while on our morning walk.

We ordered these chairs from Uplift on Friday afternoon after my previous office chair broke. They showed up this afternoon and they look great!

I don't know how many times I've heard this exact conversation play out in real time over the last 3 years. We live next to a bar district that attracts quite a diversity of people and as a result this convo was quite common.

*image from another mastodon post so I could add alt text

According to our local weather man we broke 2 records yesterday:

Record warm low (70°, previous record 68°)
Record warm mean: (77°, previous record 75°)

I really hope this isn't a sign of things to come in 2021. Dec was finally back down to near normal (closest in 20 years they said) for the month. It was wonderful.

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Chris Wiegman

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