Walked in to find a PinSim VR pinball controller in my house, not 12 hours after being like "I want a PinSim in this house." Sometimes the universe is magical (also, my husband is great)

All done! I added an iPad Mini on a gooseneck mount, a wire basket for controllers (as planned from the beginning), an LED strip underneath, and then -- to my shame -- a second, portable monitor

P.S. Very sleepy/sleepless from spending days reinstalling everything to my laptop that had to be wiped :/

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But... I'd just added a second drive and backed up a lot of stuff. And my husband, who is a very silly person, stayed up all night recreating my desktop on his work computer. Which is so strange, and very sweet.

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From the other side (eye contact; dinner way too close to a litterbox)

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It's ready! Here is my compact gaming/livestreaming "battlestation cart" which can be wheeled all over the house 😬

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I was going to buy a new rolling desk so I could videogame-stream more effectively, but I ended up getting a clip-on cupholder, a clip-on mousepad stand, and a headphone-hanger with a built-in USB hub. I'm hoping it will all stick to my current portable GameStation properly! I think I may also want cable organizers.

Here is my "before" photo

My friend asked me to help him identify a typeface on a movie poster and I've now spent an inordinate length of time on the toilet reading about "Trajan" (which was indeed the typeface in question, and is extremely prolific)

birdsite 

"unusual behavior" = using Twitter, in this case

Houston! We've lost her!! (cw: smoking) 

Me, amused: "Why are you taking photos of my Barbie?"

Ted, indignant: "THE Barbie?"

Me, suggestively: "OUR Barbie????"

Ted: "I mean, I guess it's your Barbie."

Me: "Oh no no no, it can be your Barbie too"

Our cool new activity is crosswords on the projector! NYTimes looks a little nicer than New Yorker (fullscreen no matter the orientation of the phone) but both are nice to work on together

I have hated few things more than I hate the New Yorker crossword

"Tranquil" wears the robe and garland of the figure from the RWS Strength (sometimes "courage") card, but is posed like the figure from the Empress card. A thunderstorm looms in the background

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