Blurt!Sben

Finished reading The Collector by Jack Nisbet, a biography of David Douglas, the naturalist of Douglas-fir fame. Almost more interesting as a window on life as a European in the early-19th-century Pacific Northwest.

Jul. 1, 2019, 10:33pm (edited)

Beer with Steve and Fender at Hellbent Brewing Company.

Jul. 1, 2019, 8:18pm (edited)

Sat in on the dude’s D&D game yesterday.

Jul. 1, 2019, 6:41am

Today’s kitchen victory: helped the kids make chocolate ice cream.

Jun. 30, 2019, 3:45pm

It’s apparently Negroni week (it’s a hundred years old this month?), so I’m having one: equal parts gin, sweet vermouth, and Campari, definitely not to everybody’s taste.

Jun. 29, 2019, 10:06pm (edited)

Fixed the RSS feed, and made the copyright dynamic.

Jun. 29, 2019, 8:21pm (edited)

Tonight’s kitchen victory: linguini with fried lemon slices.

Jun. 29, 2019, 7:08pm

At the Shoreline Arts Festival with the family.

Jun. 29, 2019, 1:05pm

Making progress: proper Open Graph data, for previews in Messages or certain timeline sites.

Jun. 28, 2019, 8:03pm (edited)

The dude has started listening to Welcome to Night Vale.

Jun. 21, 2019, 7:26pm (edited)

The dude has started playing Skyrim.

Jun. 20, 2019, 1:27pm

Last day of school for the kids, so Meghan and I are at Kaffeeklatsch enjoying coffee and breakfast.

Jun. 20, 2019, 9:06am

Viaduct demolition is now happening right outside the office window.

Jun. 19, 2019, 2:45pm

Just updated the lamps' firmware.

Jun. 18, 2019, 7:57pm

Today’s kitchen victory: homemade horchata. Tonight’s kitchen victory: not cooking, and instead going to San Fernando Roasted Chicken for Peruvian food.

Jun. 16, 2019, 7:03pm (edited)