Last year I set out to read 12 books… 1 a month. Sounds simple enough. Well, I hit a 1200 page wall named Atlas Shrugged. I will admit that I was enjoying the book, but damn it was big and heavy! I just hated looking at how many pages I had left. So it sits […]
Just because I moved from Cali to Seattle 4 years ago doesn’t mean I don’t still bleed orange and black. Today the SF Giants beat the Astros 5-2 in their season opener. I was a bit nervous since the Giants Ace Tim Lincecum had a shaky spring training… however I was pleasantly surprised. Lincecum had […]
I never paid much attention to polls, possibly because when I am polled I don’t really put much thought into the questions they are asking and the answers I give. Now we have http://www.intrade.com My buddy Gil turned me on to the website and I was instantly hooked. When people actually put money down on […]
WordPress released a new iPhone app. Just wanted to test it out.
Kelly has a great post over on her blog about my adventure today. Check it out: Kid at Heart
Today I took the bus home. 10 miles. 1 hour 25 minutes. That is an average of just over 7mph. Really? This is an alternative to driving? Driving takes me anywhere from 25-40 min. I know that taking the bus is very “green” but come on. 2 hours and 50 min round trip or 50 […]
I follow Chip Ingram’s blog and he had some great practical advice today: You really get to know someone a lot better working with them and trying to accomplish something bigger than yourselves than you do by just sitting around a table talking. I have encountered two examples of this theory as of late. Over […]
Took less then an hour on Craigslist… Gotta love craigslist.
My wife’s company had their company’s summer picnic on the ‘Royal Argosy’ last friday and I was lucky enough to get to go along. I had to pretty much beg and plead to get out of work but I managed. The food was decent, the views spectacular, and I think we found our dream house […]
Last weekend my wife and I traveled back to Minnesota for my Dad’s 50th birthday party. It was a quick 4 day trip but well worth it. I got to catch up with the family and see my two nieces and nephew. I also got to have lunch with an old buddy of mine which […]