Progress!

Progress!
Revisiting our plans from my last post ever so long ago: We booked tickets to New Orleans in May, and Steve and Colleen will likely be accompanying us. (It’s possible I actually cheered out loud when they said they’d go.) Hawaii and Jamaica are pretty much a given barring any major catastrophe, so I feel like I’m well on my ...

101 Things v2 Progress Report: September 2013

101 Things v2 Progress Report: September 2013
Begin Date: April 4, 2013 End Date: December 31, 2015 Items Completed: 13 I finished 2 items in September 2013. #62 Learn asynchronous programming (I’m calling this one complete, since at least 70% of what I’ve written lately has been asynchronous.) #73 Clean up the area around the air conditioner so it’s not all weeds and pinecones; put in fabric and ...

The Best Ideas Come from Camping.

The Best Ideas Come from Camping.
Matt and I formalized these plans the other night while sitting by the campfire: Go to the Keys in a couple weeks. Go to Puerto Rico and a bunch of other islands in February next year. Go to New Orleans or somesuch in the spring/fall dead zone when it’s not actually pleasant in Minnesota, since we have a voucher to ...

The Last Many Days

The Last Many Days
OK, so it’s only been approximately 5 weeks since I updated. That’s a good excuse for photos and very short sentences! (I do think, “I should update my blog!” daily. I just never have time.) So, our office minigolf competition! It was great. Ours was wedding-reception themed, and we went super-creepy-style and printed full-size posters of my coworker and his ...