The aughts

January 2, 2010 at 10:45 am | blabbing.

The aughts? Seems like a funny name for it, but I guess you can name it anything you like. It was the best decade so far. Is it really already over? I can’t wait for the next. The teens? OK bring it on. Here is a short list of all the things I have done… Read more »

xmas list

December 1, 2009 at 9:58 pm | blabbing.

Dear Mrs Santa, Here is a list of all the geek stuff that I would like for Christmas. Ernie Ball Strings – regular Lime Elixir Nano Web Acoustic Strings Tom shirts. You know what they look like. Here’s an example Indiana jones DVD set The Young ones DVD Set Led Zeppelin 2003 dvd set Beatles… Read more »

Frigidaire gallery oven F1 error

November 27, 2009 at 10:03 am | blabbing, Food.

We cooked a turkey with our friends on thanksgiving and came across this weird stove problem just when we needed to flip the bird. Alanna figured it out. It seems that the actual lock of the stove (do they have locks?) had gotten stuck or changed. We just had to open up the front door… Read more »

Finance should be a required course in High School

November 12, 2009 at 12:32 pm | blabbing, business.

How did so many Americans get into home loans and mortgages that were going to blow up in their faces? Why are so many Americans in so much debt, yet they keep spending? I am constantly amazed by peoples lack of basic finance skills. Not just the “how to balance a checkbook” kinda stuff either…. Read more »

Paypal buttons or regular URL links

October 6, 2009 at 11:20 am | blabbing.

Link to a Paypal item with just a URL link that you can attached to anything. (Text, image or button) Niot I School License OR Embed the entire form info that you can get from Paypal.

Caravaggio – Montepulciano

September 30, 2009 at 9:19 am | blabbing, Food, wine.

We had this nice bottle of red wine with some great Bucatini with sausage bolognese that Alanna made. The pasta we picked up from Cork on Alberta. Nice easy up front Italian. Kinda smokey with cranberry. Below $10 at Trader Joe’s Thanks to Alanna for reminding me and sending me her pic from Flickr.

The president has a MAC and is cool

September 28, 2009 at 1:20 pm | blabbing.

Here is a pic of our president and his MACBook pro… Not only does he have a MAC but he has a cool sticker on the front with a PACman eating the apple.

New Music

September 24, 2009 at 5:14 pm | blabbing.

If you are around Portland on October 3rd you can come and see me play music at the Someday Lounge with Summer Ono. Its a record release party so there will be lots of multi colored vinyl for sale. Bring your check book kiddies.


August 12, 2009 at 11:59 am | blabbing.

Alanna and I have officially been married a year. We went to Seattle for the weekend to celebrate. Lots of good food, shopping and art while walking around. We have decided that we would try to get each other the best / cheesiest anniversary card each year. Alanna got me a card with bears and… Read more »