The pessimist’s mug is now half-empty. Needs more coffee. (at Monticello, Illinois)

The pessimist’s mug is now half-empty. Needs more coffee. (at Monticello, Illinois)

Pasta night (at Monticello, Illinois)

Pasta night (at Monticello, Illinois)

Green foliage lined hiking trail in Turkey Run State Park.

Green foliage lined hiking trail in Turkey Run State Park.

Some people dread this mailing… I’m loving it!

Some people dread this mailing… I’m loving it!

Sushi Kame Sunday Adventure. (at Sushi Kame)

Sushi Kame Sunday Adventure. (at Sushi Kame)

Pineapple lemonade (at Market Place Mall)

Pineapple lemonade (at Market Place Mall)

Hanging out downtown Friday night (at Downtown Champaign)

Hanging out downtown Friday night (at Downtown Champaign)

Today’s door art. (at Digital Computer Lab (DCL))

Today’s door art. (at Digital Computer Lab (DCL))

Three doves who have been hanging out on my picnic table for the last three days. (at Monticello, Illinois)

Three doves who have been hanging out on my picnic table for the last three days. (at Monticello, Illinois)

Aquarium at the Illini Union (at Illini Union)

Aquarium at the Illini Union (at Illini Union)