Monthly Archives: February 2009

Competition photos, really a link

Somara took the day off from work to participate and attend in a cake baking/decoration contest. It wasn’t one of those exaggerated, Ace of Cakes crap things. It was a matter in which the cake has to actually taste good … Continue reading

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Batman: The Brave and the Bold

This Batman-based series must be an apology from Warner Brothers’ animation division because I hated the last one (The Batman), mainly for having the same design/style as the boring Jackie Chan cartoon. I never could get past the pilot and … Continue reading

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A “spotted” owl in the dollar bill

We didn’t have any luck getting pictures of the 43 presidents miniaturized on my co-worker’s green card because they’re drawn on a reflective surface which was the original plan this week; all the pictures came back as just black. However, … Continue reading

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Monte Cook comments on Somara’s D&D cakes

It seems her “famous” D&D cakes recently caught the attention of Monte Cook who was one of the key designers behind Third Edition. Pretty cool of him to run into my wife online, I went to college with his wife … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Marcus

Nelson’s youngest boy has his first birthday. Course, it’s late and I’m tired so I could be wrong in this haze of fatigue! Seriously though. Marcus is a good kid. I know Nelson was ecstatic over this addition to his … Continue reading

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Be ready for outages, new server woe to fight

Seems the issues I’m having with it becoming unresponsive to administrative-level tasks/matters using Timbuktu (remote control software), ssh (the “exciting” terminal stuff you probably see in the movies) and even simple file sharing (I like to connect remotely to put … Continue reading

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An anniversary and a couple milestones

The trade deadline is quickly approaching. I think it’s in the first week of March. I wish I had the time and means to follow the NHL more closely. With our season tickets to see the Austin Stars this Fall, … Continue reading

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Where have I been lately?

I apologize if I haven’t posted for the last three days. Work has been draining me pretty heavily due to a couple projects plus I get some of the messier cases thanks to my experience, skill and seniority. Then we’ve … Continue reading

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I missed the fireball

Actually, I didn’t hear about this until Monday night. Pretty scary looking but I knew it wasn’t a satellite since they aren’t large enough to make such visible debris. I figured it was a meteor yet there wasn’t much to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Sheila

I can’t explain why I always keep thinking her birthday is on the 19th, but as I was going through my calendar software (good ol’ Now Up2Date), I found out it was today. Last I heard from her, she does … Continue reading

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