I was in the Christmas mood after getting the presents all wrapped yesterday so I decided to make ginger snaps. I don’t think I’ve ever made them before. They seemed to come out pretty good. The kiwi went back for more after the first sample. I took some pictures that I’ll have to post later.


All the presents are wrapped. Now we just have to finish the Christmas cards.

Christmas Party

Well, I finally got the photos from the Christmas party put up. It was at a restaurant attached to the Hilton Garden Inn called Blue Canyon. The menu and the rest of the pictures are on Flickr.

No Incandescents? What?!

I realize I’m late to the party here but… What the heck is congress doing, banning incandescents??? I get really annoyed and upset when people try to decide my business for me. Apparently I’m too stupid to make my own decisions. On one hand, I’m dumbfounded that congress would do something like this. On the …

Testing the LJ Cross-Post Feature

One more time. EDIT: Got to thank Mark and missbabyblue for pointing out this plugin. I’m still figuring out what I can do with WordPress.


I got everything moved over to the new host. So now, hopefully, will not be messed up.


Well, the genealogy section is all there now. I’m still adding photos, etc. and tweaking it but it is working now. It doesn’t look pretty yet, but it’s working. I don’t want to transfer anything over directly for fear of re-infecting things with bad code (not absolutely sure it is the old host). I’m afraid …

Website Coming Along

Had the big Christmas dinner last night for work. Quite nice. I’ll have to post some pictures from the dinner soon. I’ve been so busy trying to set up the genealogy stuff here so that I can turf it off the old site that I haven’t even downloaded the photos yet. I haven’t finished wrapping …

New Website

Trying out a new host so we’ll see how it goes.