Visual Studio Addin

At work yesterday I created my first Visual Studio Addin.  Now that I know how to do it, I'm going to create one for something I've always wanted: launch windows explorer on a folder in the solution explorer.  There apparently used to be a powertoy for this feature, but that was for VS2003.

Series lead

Last night the Cardinals took a 3-1 lead in the World Series.  Pretty unbelievable.  The games so far have been very fun ones to watch.  You can definitely tell the difference between the young and relatively inexperienced Tigers and the veteran Cardinals.  One thing's for sure, regardless of the outcome, the Tigers are going to … Continue reading Series lead

Icon update

As I watched the Cardinals beat the Tigers tonight I sat and redid most of the toolbar icons for Chef. Every now and then it's nice to take a break from coding, and for those times there is plenty of graphics and documentation work to be done. Here's what the current toolbar looks like. What … Continue reading Icon update


As promised a while back, I have a few comments on the short time I've been a member of myspace. First, a quick background.  I've been quite curious of the whole social networking fad that has been going on.  As such, I first joined Facebook to get a peek at what it was all about.  … Continue reading MySpace