Being forced into retirement

Over the course of my career, I've had many projects get forced into retirement, for many different reasons.  During my years of self-employment, we created sites and applications for lots of small businesses.  I learned during this time that small businesses are very volatile and our hard work on an... [Read More]

Installing VS 2008 SP1 and I’m bored

Before leaving last night, I uninstalled all of the appropriate bits, and then fired off the installation for VS 2008 SP1.  I had heard it took a couple of hours, so I wanted to let it do its work while I was gone. This morning, I arrived to find that... [Read More]

NIN Concert Review

It was a couple of weeks ago now, but Kelly and I went to the Nine Inch Nails concert in Seattle.  I had really been looking forward to going, and let me tell you, Trent did not disappoint me one bit.  The show was absolutely amazing. I must admit, and... [Read More]

My first panoramic picture

A few weeks ago, we took a day trip down to the Mt. Rainier National Park.  We took tons of pictures and some of the views were absolutely spectacular.  At one point, we walked down a trail onto the river bed of the White River, and there was a log... [Read More]