Uncle Bliss’ Funeral 1

Uncle Bliss' Funeral
A couple of weeks ago I went to Coeur D’Alene to Uncle Bliss’ Funeral.  I haven’t been there in 20 years or so, but I used to go visit Bliss and Annette for Thanksgiving while I was attending college in Idaho.  It is so beautiful up there.  Annette and I used to go riding whenever ...

Why you shouldn’t do dishes when you are sick…

Why you shouldn't do dishes when you are sick...
Last Tuesday was a bad day.  I had a cold.  Usually for me, this means a couple of days of a runny nose and sore throat – I don’t get sick very often and when I do it’s usually pretty minor.  Not this cold, it was WAY worse.  I couldn’t breathe, couldn’t think.  I even ...

Saturday Project – Movable Chicken Coop

Saturday Project - Movable Chicken Coop
The chickens are having a great time outside now. [pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-__t_nTP83CQ/Umb6QpFE-pI/AAAAAAAABy8/W12OWVUkuns/s144-c-o/IMG_20131022_152027_553.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/113749325768518604662/20131026SaturdayProjectMobileChickenCoop#5937708322546580114″ caption=”The chickens are finding that they indeed like the outdoors now.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20131022_152027_553.jpg” ] [pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-8rQ0nnkGeHg/Umb5vLgBoeI/AAAAAAAAByY/XseFV9zZjyE/s144-c-o/IMG_20131022_151818_433.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/113749325768518604662/20131026SaturdayProjectMobileChickenCoop#5937707747670860258″ caption=”Feed and water is only outside now.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20131022_151818_433.jpg” ] [pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-Yiq_qpCwA4w/Umb62Gfi4_I/AAAAAAAABzI/Fu9AnPu9WRA/s144-c-o/IMG_20131022_152302_106.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/113749325768518604662/20131026SaturdayProjectMobileChickenCoop#5937708966097380338″ caption=”They aren’t so sure about the chicken coop.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20131022_152302_106.jpg” ] One of ...

First Experiences Outdoors

First Experiences Outdoors
The chicks are now almost 5 weeks old and I am so ready for them to be out of the mudroom!  Actually, they aren’t bad, but I’d still like to get them outdoors. 😉 [pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-HgALbIVJZdo/UmF8yX75aUI/AAAAAAAABo8/owVyk0Lgeqk/s144-c-o/IMG_20131018_112409_040.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/113749325768518604662/20131018FirstBraveSoulsToTryTheOutdoors#5936162988711569730″ caption=”Getting a view of the outdoors” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20131018_112409_040.jpg” ] About two weeks ago, I started leaving the door ...

AngularJS Meetup and San Jose/Mountain View

AngularJS Meetup and San Jose/Mountain View
A few weeks ago, my company sent me to San José to attend a mini conference, actually a Meetup, by the AngularJS Meetup group in Mountain View, hosted by Google.  I went to learn about Restangular primarily, though there was another awesome talk there as well.  It was great! Restangular is awesome and I can’t ...