I gaze of of the window in the early dawn light. In the slight drizzle I admire the ever changing tapestry of greens, yellows, browns and maroons of the fall vista before me.
Following the tantalizing aromas, soul food offerings and time spent with loved ones on Thanksgiving comes the mania of Black Friday and Cyber Monday as shoppers attempt to get a head start on their holiday shopping and new year needs.
My third ever WordCamp – WordPress conference – took me to downtown Philadelphia in December 2016. As ‘1099’ freelancer I feel fortunate to live close enough to Philly to be able to drive up for this event.
I arrived on Friday morning following a 3 hour drive only to discover that the parking at the Philadelphia Convention Center was something like $10 per hour and that several of the parking lots recommended in the link to Philadelphia city parking didn’t exist. I began my morning with a scenic tour of downtown Philly until a lot was located scarcely a block away for $17 all day. Woot!