Casualties of War: BMW and Starbucks Travel Cup

Some things you need to know: First,  neither Chris nor I are "car snobs." However, he likes finely made machines and turned 40 a few years ago. These two facts necessitated the purchase of a "cool car." Second, when we built our house we did not upgrade to the wider garage doors. Third, we do not have "my car" and "his car." Basically, there's the "you-got-the-kids-and-dog car" and  the BMW. Therefore neither of us really has a "car" home. You know, the one in which the radio stations are pre-programmed to Coffeehouse and Oprah, NOT NPR and String Quartets. In this car,  you … [Read more...]