The Pinwheel of Death


Yep. I’m seeing it way too often. My fellow MacLovers know exactly what I’m talking about. It’s the Apple version of the hourglass, the watch, the “Hang on, I’m thinking” icon on your computer screen. And I’m seeing it.

A lot.

My MacBook is over 5 years old and it’s been living on borrowed time for a while now. On Monday it took me over an hour to post something on Facebook, and responding to comments? Forget it.

So, I’m biting the bullet. Despite the pinwheel, I love my Mac more than any other computer I’ve ever used. So I bought a new MacBook and it’s on it’s way to my door right now. But in the meantime, life may be a little slow here. Mostly because I’ll be eating mac and cheese out of the blue box for a while….