On another slightly unrelated, but surprising note, I noticed yesterday that my supply of paper checks was getting low. While I detest the idea of writing a check and putting it in the mail, it is still a necessary evil from time to time. Ordering checks has always frustrated me since the offerings both from my bank and various online check printers was well, a vomit-worthy design nightmare. More often than not, I would go the blue safety route, refusing to have something printed with my name on it that also contained kittens, rainbows, country vistas, religious and/or inspirational messages, or retina-searing patterns. And then I found these:
Checks in the Mail, these were a refreshing breath of fresh air. Hopefully, LAM won't protest over the pink ones too much.