Chef Update

It has been a while since mentioning Chef here, and I've had a few people ask me about it.  So here's a quick update. No, no sales yet.  I am getting a few downloads per week, which I'm pleased about since it is a 260MB download.  Maybe one of these days someone will take the plunge … Continue reading Chef Update

Adobe Lightroom

Adobe launched Lightroom in late January of this year. Sometime last year I heard they were working on a photo editing application for photographers but shrugged it off because I had Photoshop Elements and had no need for anything else. With the influx of photos from the new camera, however, I needed something different and … Continue reading Adobe Lightroom


Well since I'm not tired tonight, I may as well continue my rambling.... Now, on to pictures. First, I take a lot of photos. I mean a whole bunch. For example, on our recent vacation I took nearly 3000. There's so many that I have to review and change how I handle them. Pre-DSLR, I … Continue reading Pictures

New Hobby

So as you have probably gathered, I've become immersed with a new hobby. Photography. Ever since my first digital camera 5 years ago, I've grown more and more interested in capturing the world around me. With each successive model of camera, I've gained more resolution and more control over how the pictures were taken. What … Continue reading New Hobby

Slow PC?

Last night I was in the middle of doing something on my computer when I realized that it was behaving quite sluggishly - it was even skipping when playing mp3s.  What the heck, I have a pretty good machine (Core 2 Duo, 2GB RAM), I thought.  Surely Vista isn't bogging the system that much?! Then … Continue reading Slow PC?

Gateway Grizzlies

We attended an Independent League baseball game over the weekend  - the Gateway Grizzlies versus the Evansville Otters.  It was a fun evening topped off with great weather and an awesome cheeseburger.   And just for fun, happy early Father's Day:      


We made it back safely from our vacation in Michigan.  We had a great time, and there are plenty of photos to bore you to death.  At least check out the Favorites.