A little hiatus

I started this post right before Halloween but it looks like I never finished it.  So hey! I was gonna do a tiny hiatus 🙂 Hiatus is over! In quick summary of the last two months: – We moved to San Diego. .. Oh I guess that’s it.  I gotta tell ya doing Christmas at …

It’s been a year already?

I was playing around with updating my site layout when I noticed it’s been over a year since I’ve posted anything. I didn’t think its been THAT long, but apparently my temporal awareness is as bad as my spatial awareness (ie, I’m a clutz). So let’s post something(s)! Something #1 – something old I’m turning …

A brief hiatus

It’s been quiet here for a few weeks while the work situation has settled out some. I’ll be rectifying that shortly. (heh, I said rectify.)

I think therefore..

The important thing is this: To be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become. – Charles DuBois This quote holds a pretty deep meaning for me. I came across it late last summer when I started to get antsy with life in Mobile. It made me think long …

I like pie!

That is some tasty, tasty pie you see there: apple pie ala mode with caramel sauce. Today was a pretty good day so I decided to celebrate a bit with room service. I’m up in LA for a few days getting to meet the development teams I’ll be working with and trying to absorb all …

The dynamics of modern IT

I was linked this article by a longtime friend who works at Microsoft. I read through a few times and found myself agreeing with much of it. I think it’s decent set of guidelines on how to lead technical people, but I think it completely missed the contrast between working for a company that has …

I really should be asleep.

If everything goes as planned, in exactly one week from today I’ll be officially moved out of my apartment. My flight will leave the next morning at 11am with Wifecat and I en route to San Diego. My new apartment is rented, new utilities scheduled for hookup, old utilities scheduled for shut off, and my …