Yes, indeed, "some mornings it just doesn't seem worth it to gnaw through the leather straps" [Emo Philips]. So, when I walked in on Tuesday and my computer had a "thermal event," I should have realized that plans would change. Instead of loading pictures for a blog on small post offices, I watched Anne (Queen of All Things IT) substitute a laptop for my computer. It may or may not be back in three weeks. Yes, I do have other things to do besides digitize photo collections but they aren't as much fun. So, here's my favorite carrot picture from 2009. Not quite Eagle County history, but sincere.