What’s this Virtual Lab Rats thing, anyway? Where did you come up with that name, what does it mean? Blame it on NPR.

Desolate Texas freeway 2 lane

VirtualLabRats.com started sometime early in the year 2000, nearly twenty years ago as of this writing.  I worked a few years as an over-the-road truck driver, between Military Police School in the Army at Ft. McClellan, Alabama, and being a… Continue Reading

Review: EOP Septic Permit in Henderson County, NC

Septic drain field with one line exposed, being installed

We’re building a small cottage and garage on pretty steep mountain land. (More on that in other posts.)  Somewhere along our journey, North Carolina’s new EOP Septic Permit or Engineered Option Permit for septic systems came up. What is a North… Continue Reading

Greenville, SC: Salon, Dog Park, Sherwin Williams, Camping World’s Giant Flag: Apophenia, Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon, Quantum Synchronicity or just a Coincidence?

American Flag with blue sky and a few pretty clouds

Some of my posts just ramble… this is one of them.  A post about a simple day trip to Greenville, South Carolina.  And it was a great day!! Most Awesome Hair Stylist in Greenville South Carolina My spousal unit goes… Continue Reading