Within the past two weeks, Ana has really started to actually look pregnant. It's much more exciting than her just being tired with nothing to show for it, so to speak 🙂 Also, she called me this morning at work and told me she felt the first kick. Two actually, the first caused her to … Continue reading On the baby front
With just a few hours remaining in July, I'm happy to report that this month saw my first several sales of Chef. It's interesting how that very first sale made me feel - just a couple days prior I had been asked by a few people if I had sold any. At that time, it … Continue reading July
Due to an internet connection mishap and some resulting downtime over the past two days here at home, I decided it's time to upgrade my hosting account and move my Chef website to it. No longer is it running out of my basement.
Last night I decided to start burning the recovery DVDs for the new HP computer in our kitchen, but the burn kept failing on writing/verifying disc 1. After several attempts and ruined DVDs, I hopped online and spent 15 minutes chatting with an HP support rep; restore DVDs are en route to my house. Thanks … Continue reading Kudos HP
The day has finally arrived. We have a "Chef PC" in our kitchen! This is the HP Touchsmart IQ770. That's right, it's a 19" widescreen, touchscreen, all-in-one desktop running Windows Vista Home Premium and Microsoft Media Center. We first saw it Friday night at Office Depot, and today they had it on sale for $300 … Continue reading Chef PC!
As some of you may or may not know (or care), Illinois government is overdue on a budget. Our wonderful (uhh, yeah) Governor is in an annoying little fight with the representatives, seemingly over everything. As a show of protest, here's how special sessions (ordered by the Governor) in Springfield went today (courtesy of the … Continue reading Illinois Government at its best