Karen and I just love cooking. We’re “foodies” and it’s pretty damn cool that our kids seem to be getting into it as well. It’s also a great chance for us to all do some quality family time. Not helping my belly or Madison’s though. Wifey keeps saying I need to lose weight but the same day cookies killer cookies or awesome cake. Heh. But we are spending less $$$ on dining out, generally ...Continue Reading → Share
Today I felt like combining two of my favorite things: Star Wars humor and ripping on the Philippines. For those not living here you wouldn’t understand but the reality is “toilet paper” isn’t very popular here. Instead they use a small plastic ladle called a tabo and a bucket of water:
If they do have toilet paper you can’t put the used material in the toilet but instead have to put it ...Continue Reading → Share
I’ve got a HUGE bed! It’s a custom made mattress and frame that’s the same width as a California King but longer because I’m tall. I LOVE it. But with my 3 year old daughter I often wonder what’s the point. Every morning I come in to see my lovely wife hunkered on the far left of the bed down as far as she can go. Why? Well that’s easy: Madi. She manages to take over the entire bed ...Continue Reading → Share
I’ve always hated labels. I’ve got friends and family in my FB feed that are generally considered “ultra-conservative”. I see the posts for America Secede or Why Obama Sucks. Then I’ve got friends that are considered “super liberal” with posts about Atheism, Gay Marriage, and how corrupt the US Government is.
Funny b/c I agree with a lot of what both say. Hence I try to steer clear of the labels. Made me think of a GREAT bit done by Richard ...Continue Reading → Share
Need to extend your wifi range on the cheap? You could buy a wifi extender or just turn an always on PC into a router with this free software I found over at LifeHacker.com. Setup is ridonkulously simple. Just plug in a cheap ($5-$10 these days) wifi USB adapter. If you’ve got hard wired connection all the better but I got this to work with a PC that was connected via WiFi as ...Continue Reading → Share