work christmas, 7th edition! 2

(Have I mentioned that my boss says she’s taking us on a cruise for our tenth anniversary? Only three more to go!) We got to the Westin, dropped the car with the valet, and checked in early. Joe and Missy came to our room and we split a bottle of champagne, then went up to the 10th floor boardroom to ...

sweep!

Oh hey, it’s December. I’M SO EXCITED FOR CHRISTMAS!! Especially since we’re very prepared this year. We’re pretty much done with shopping, except for Secret Santa at work and Awesome Xmas. There’s a huge pile of presents under the tree. We’re doing our Aliveness Project shopping next Monday, and I’ll be baking 20 dozen gingersnaps during the week so we ...

progress report on 101 things in 1001 days (november 2011)

Begin Date: July 4, 2010 End Date: April 1, 2013 Items Completed: 45 Items that will not be Completed: 2 I finished 2 things in November 2011. #1 Visit the three states I haven’t been to: NH, VT, ME (I went to Vermont last November, and went to New Hampshire and Maine this month. I’ve been to all 50 states!) #47 Finish my giant book about ...

26 days til christmas! 2

Oh god, I’m bad at typing! I do enough updating of other sites (i.e. InfoQ, 404lab, and occasionally even my travel journal) that I forgot about this one. You may not mind that, but I will when I have to search for something on here in 10 years.   There hasn’t been too much earth-shatteringly exciting going on, and that’s ...