Monthly Archives: April 2008

Happy Earth Day

A good chance to check your recyclying and reuse habits.  Meaghan and I1 decided to make Pot Pourri from the petals of the roses we’ve had in our kitchen for about a week.  For our personal recycling strategy, we have a set … Continue reading

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Yours Truly, Raid Leader

Our Warcraft guild Relentless has been doing pretty well recently.  We have many people who are getting well geared at level 70 (the maximum level a Warcraft character can be) and we’ve been poking our heads into some of the most … Continue reading

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Sick Kitty

We are used to our oldest cat Ebony throwing up from time to time.  He’s old, he doesn’t chew his food properly when he eats, and tends to snarf it down so quickly that it resurfaces shortly thereafter.  Yesterday, however, our two year … Continue reading

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Stop Giving Your Money Away

“I’ll loan you $10 today if you agree to pay me back $200 over the next 3 months.” Let’s face it, nobody would enter that kind of an agreement with a friend.  Why is it then that the same rational, forward … Continue reading

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Curiously Similar Antonyms

I was listening to one of my co-workers express his opinions of frustration about a popular word processing application this morning when I realized that the slang definition of the words suck and blow have become an amusing violation of … Continue reading

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Yoga, Caffeine, and Losing Weight

It has been almost two years since my life changed quite drastically after the first quarter of 2006.  At that time I was a little under 150lbs in weight, I worked out four to five times a week and despite mounting … Continue reading

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Clean copy not quite so clean

Due to forces out of my control I have unfortunately become “build guy” once more at my current job.  The current technology stack includes Visual Source Safe as the source control system, Cruise Control as the continuous integration management system, and … Continue reading

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JavaScript Print Button

To implement a print button on a web page, you can use the window.print() javascript function.  The following example shows an image that is displaying a printer icon and will print the current page when clicked. Code: <img border=”0″ onclick=”window.print();” src=”/images/PrintIcon.gif” … Continue reading

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The date is set

Meaghan and I have set a date for the wedding!  We will officially become unified life partners on July 18th 2009 at the McMenamins Edgefield location.  Our invitee list is reaching completion and we will be sending out save the date cards … Continue reading

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A good night’s sleep

For whatever reason at around 8:00pm last night I suddenly felt the need to go upstairs and lie down.  Meaghan and I had recently finished dinner and had just finished discussing what we might like to do with the rest of … Continue reading

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