It’s Battle Hymn Time.

It's Battle Hymn Time.
We had a really gorgeous fall for the first time in recent memory, so it was extra-shocking when it suddenly became winter this week. Ok, not technically winter, but cold enough for me to acknowledge that I’m not going to feel my fingers and toes again until April or so. (And that is why we vacation.) So I’ve joked for ...

The Haps, Fall Edition

The Haps, Fall Edition
Things that I’ve been doing in the last month or so, since we returned from New York: 1) I finished writing about our trip! I haven’t had time to proofread yet, so please don’t criticize my spelling too much. 2) We hosted a baby shower for Wendy and Amelia. Everything was rainbow-colored, Shawn did a fabulous job of decorating, and ...

101 Things v2 Progress Report: September 2014

Begin Date: April 4, 2013 End Date: December 31, 2015 Items Completed: 31 Items that won’t be Completed: 3 I finished no items in September 2014! I have work to do. Items currently in progress: #19 Put $12,000 more in savings (~6 months of nondiscretionary expenses) [4.5k/12k] #21 Finish my web application in C# and ASP.NET MVC4 Razor (I’ve been working on it on and off.) ...

101 Things v2 Progress Report: August 2014

Begin Date: April 4, 2013 End Date: December 31, 2015 Items Completed: 31 Items that won’t be Completed: 3 I finished no items in August 2014! Items added in August: #94 Get to 15 reputation on Stack Overflow so I can upvote (This might be the nerdiest thing I’ve ever typed. Between when I added this and the end of the month, I went ...