Bought a Garmin fenis 5s Plus Sapphire Edition fitness watch today. After initial set up, first tweak? Notifications… off.
Peanuts Observation: Peppermint Patty is truly a wretched being. What was Schulz thinking?
Friday review will be late this week. It’s a long weekend for me and tomorrow is a volume indoor cycling day. Objective is 60 miles on the drainer… errr… trainer. The first 20 are usually good. After that… yeah.
Apparently we’re amateurs at parenting. Apparently.
It is indeed a banner day in my world. Benjamin Dreyer AND Cal Newport? This is awesome!!!!
Normally I’d wait until Friday to share this one… but THIS is THE book review of the year.
“An Anti-Facebook Manifesto, by an Early Facebook Investor”, a review of the Roger McName book, Zucked.
Tom Bissell rips FB. And it is epic and beautiful!
Please slow down. Please?
Next up in the TBR pile is the Andrew Roberts biography of Churchill. 1,152 pages. Not sure I want to tackle that one just yet. It’s a… commitment.
427 miles… 14,735 feet of climb… last full week of July… in Iowa.
Dear friends… I’m doing this. I am utterly insane.
Finished testing Notion. Love the idea, but it doesn’t fit my work… professional or personal. I did, however, discover something that does.
Plain text files.
And from the frigid tundra that is Minnesota, I hear @patrickrhone chortling… which is awesome.
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. — Kurt Vonnegut, Mother Night
Is it really worth spending 440 pages trying to understand how all this happened?
My head has been inside of several books. It’s probably for for the best.
After YEARS of wanting…. the Compact Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary.
I have MLK Day off. While there is the annual MLK Day basketball game in Memphis in which ceremonies are held in conjunction with the National Civil Roghts Museum, I’m staying home reading In The Shadow Of Statues by Mitch Landrieu. It’s having far more of an impact.
Finally got around the scribbling my thoughts about this book since I came to it with so many preconceived notions.
All I need on a cold and dreary Sunday morning.
When building towers, one must wear a garland of pink flowers and pink butterfly wings. It’s a rule.
Attempted to road cycle today. Feels like 30 degrees F when moving. Result: Fail
In need of some help. Looking for a 0.5 mm mechanical pencil lead that is dark. Have several Uni Kuru Togas that I adore. The lead that came with it… not at all. Anybody got ideas?
Radioactive: Contemplating a world where children glow in the dark. This isn’t about nuclear war. Or is it?