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Photos ~ Hit the ground weeding

Apr. 2, 2006
Hoola hoes are your friend. Especially when there's a patch of weeds as long as your house to be cleared. That's one of the many [not] exciting activities we...

Now we can't walk around the house naked

Apr. 3, 2006
At least not before we put a cloak over our new webcam. Thanks to friend Steve (of the Fergusons) we have a great new webcam online to help us...

I know a Seattle Stars star

Apr. 3, 2006
The local talent competition Seattle Stars crowned its newest star last night. And I know her. I tuned in while sick last Saturday night and did a double take...

Review ~ Hitting lunch at the Varsity Grill

Apr. 6, 2006
After being denied our craved Thai food at our favorite place in the area, Sarah and I instead tried the nearby Varsity Grill. Although supposedly a sports bar, we...

Eating my likeness in a cupcake

Apr. 7, 2006
There are good and there are bad ways to begin a Friday at work. Today started in a doubly good way with gifts of sweets. Ken brought in some...

Jr. Daffodil Parade and lunch at the Europa Bistro

Apr. 8, 2006
We got up around normal work day time to get ready for our busy day. First up, the Proctor Junior Daffodil Parade and the arrival of my parents. Sarah...

Funky McWeird photo of the day

Apr. 9, 2006
I can't say I fully understand why I saw what I saw but I did. Upon getting out of my car to head into a local Safeway, I spotted...

Photos ~ A walk to curb the Monday blues

Apr. 10, 2006
Although Garfield despised Mondays, I don't usually have much of an opinion on the subject. Until my day reached late afternoon when a few, relatively minor, things went wrong....

Photos ~ Bad Colby on a high window sill

Apr. 12, 2006
Sometimes our kitty Colby has delusions that he's a panther that lives among the canopy of a rain forest. The boy likes to be high. Sometimes, however, his rather,...

Review ~ Sushi at Kabuki Japanese restaurant in Tacoma

Apr. 13, 2006
After a solid day at work Sarah and I got together with a couple friends and co-workers to bid two of them farewell before moving back to Georgia. We...

Running errands and winding down at Chopstix

Apr. 15, 2006
Playing computer games with Matt last night made getting up this morning happen a little later than normal. Once I did, Sarah and I kicked things into gear by...

Repairing a rose bush on Easter

Apr. 16, 2006
After a productive day yesterday Sarah and I slept in and stayed home this Easter. We aimed to do little more than some laundry and much relaxing today. We...

Photos ~ Morning moon over a neighborhood tree

Apr. 17, 2006
Saw a lovely site out my office window as I sat down to eat some breakfast this morning. To help beautify your day please enjoy this photo of the...

Calling all PHP developers!

Apr. 18, 2006
My company is hiring! We have opportunities for a least two (and possibly more) PHP developers that we're looking to interview for immediately. The openings are for entry and...

Cafes in Tacoma that leave something to be desired

Apr. 19, 2006
Lunch duties are passed around the office each week so I've got a decent knowledge of places to grab some grub during the noon hour. I'm usually pretty easy...

So long and thanks for all the fish

Apr. 20, 2006
After a brief visit to work Andy and Sarah with their baby and two dogs left Tacoma with a full truck headed east. It's kinda' hard to see good...

Photos ~ Sarah's birthday party with friends at GameWorks

Apr. 22, 2006
A group of friends met us up in Seattle tonight to celebrate Sarah's birthday how only Sarah would want. Nerding out playing video games all night long! Our original...

Photos ~ Tacoma Daffodil Parade and Pacific Square dedication

Apr. 22, 2006
Sarah and I caught a bus downtown to see the 2006 Daffodil Grand Floral parade and the dedication of the just finished Pacific Square. We arrived after the parade...

Photos ~ Snowboarding on asphalt

Apr. 24, 2006
I joined Steve (of the Fergusons) after work and dinner tonight to get some snowboarding practice in. The catch was that we had to brave the concrete slopes to...

Ideas in education

Apr. 25, 2006
I'm certainly not qualified in this area aside from the fact that I am a product of our edumacation system. My idea, simply, is to have teachers progress with...

Events ~ Get out but stay inside

Apr. 29, 2006
Although Tacoma's weather may be dumpy some weekends there's no reason not to find way to get outside, inside. Here's a few events you can take in inside around...

Photos ~ Tacoma JDRF walk in Point Defiance Park

Apr. 29, 2006
Avoiding getting a little extra sleep on the weekends is only an option when it's for charity. We got up today to take part in a walk to help...

Bamboo for me and you at Jade Mountain

Apr. 30, 2006
Yes, I know that was cheesy. But it's completely true -- Jade Mountain Bamboo is an oasis among suburban sprawl on the southern fringe of what could be considered...
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