Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
At work, it's coffee, flavored creamer to put in coffee so it
doesn't taste like coffee anymore, album versions of songs on
Youtube, webcomics, my sweater and the post-it (damn hyphen) I
taped on my laptop's touchpad mouse because there is no way to turn
Okay, I couldn't stand the damn touchpad anymore, so I went into
BIOS and disabled it. I didn't want to, because if the wireless
mouse fails for some reason, I will have no mouse unless I restart
and go back into BIOS, which is a pain, but desperate times.
And now that's happened. I needed to work from home, so I had to
use the touchpad, so I had to restart, go into BIOS and enable the
stupid thing. Then when I got back to the office, I had to do the
whole process again. There's a setting to disable the touchpad if
the computer detects an external mouse, but it frickin' doesn't
At home, it's my stockpot, my nail clippers, webcomics, my cats,
ice and socks.