things are happening around here.

…and the least exciting thing is the fact that I just installed MVC3. You win bonus points if you know off the top of your head what that is (hint: I write about it on InfoQ a lot). My honeymoon photos are finally done! Of the 1100 I took, I ended up with almost 700 on Flickr. Next up is ...

I love our neighborhood.

On the side of our yard facing 54th Street, we have a long line of slowly-dying evergreen bushes (a disease claims one every couple of years), and a steep embankment along the fence that was filled with mulch and landscape fabric years ago and left to grow weeds. It’s horribly ugly and I never have a clue what to do ...

birthday plans!

Work is busy, so this will have to be short! Things that are going on lately… We got to take the kayaks out twice this weekend. Friday we went to Lake Harriet, and Sunday to Hyland Park. Since we’re city-folk, one of the most exciting parts of kayking is nature. I’m way too thrilled every time I see a big ...

progress report on 101 things in 1001 days (may 2012) 2

Begin Date: July 4, 2010 End Date: April 1, 2013 Items Completed: 57 Items that will not be Completed: 3 Only 10 months to go! I have some work to do. I finished 4 things in May 2012: #2 Go to Europe #8 Visit a new continent (i.e. not North America or Europe) (Went to Africa!) #10 Visit 3 more UNESCO world heritage ...