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17th Anniversary

Seventeen years ago, today, two kids started off on what would become the greatest adventure of their lives. Having proposed to my (then) girlfriend, and her reply being in the affirmative, she then asked me, “why do you want to marry me?” Among other (certainly better) answers, I told her…Continue Reading

Sharpie Liquid Pencils, for the Lose

I don’t know if you’ve tried these things out, but I gave it a go. They could be great because it appears to be liquid graphite, and erases cleaner than the real thing! However, the mixture is too prone to clog and it comes off being a cheap ballpoint pen.…Continue Reading

WordCamp, ATL

I’m attending Wordcamp this year for the first time, and it’s a nagging reminder that I haven’t actually been a user or the product for some time. I am an advocate for the product, so I need to be more involved in all aspects of its feature set. If we…Continue Reading

Movie Night: Red Dawn

We had a night out on the town alone, the wife and I, and we saw “Red Dawn.” It was a toss-up between this and “Life of Pi,” but the game of ‘paper, rock, scissors’ never fails in making these hard decisions. What I can tell you about this film…Continue Reading

Thanks be Giving

I am thankful for baby-smell, a daughter’s love, an oldest son’s helpfulness, and a wife that’s still here with us all.

Fall Family Fun Camping Trip

Breakfast Camping Originally uploaded by Olaf. This was our third year attending the Cub Scout annual fall camping event. We only get one more year (as Webelos) before Boy Scouting – official – begins. I already know I’m going to miss these trips, but it won’t be long before Galio…Continue Reading

Autumnal Mental Celerity

I don’t know what it is about the Fall, but it tingles my senses and excites something in me. I feel a great deal of hope for personal productivity. Projects blossom in my mind, creativity becomes a force around me like the wind, and all things seem possible. Having three…Continue Reading