Our Homeschool PreK

The Boy is finally old enough. It’s time. We started PreK Homeschool this year. Here’s a list of all the stuff we’re using and how we’re using it.

happy birthday to me

It's my birthday today and I celebrated by doing exactly what I wanted. Installed CentOS 7 in Virtual Box. Installed MySQL on it. Crash course in VM networking. Exploding course in ssh keys and all the ways things can go wrong. Finally connected to the...

The 4am Experiment

I can't tell you how many productivity books I've read and their main booster was to wake up at 5am. Yeah? Well I wake up at 5am so I have time to leave the house at 6 so I can get to work by 7. If you fight for your excuses you get to keep them so I'm going to try...

My .vimrc

set nocompatible " be iMproved, required set shell=/bin/bash filetype off " required set t_Co=256 " set the runtime path to include Vundle and initialize set rtp+=~/.vim/bundle/Vundle.vim call vundle#begin() Plugin 'VundleVim/Vundle.vim' Plugin 'lsdr/monokai' Plugin...

family culture

hygge. lagom. comfy. sisu. ubuntu. meraki. ikigai. cwtch. ramé. grit. I've been thinking a lot lately about family culture. I was talking to someone and I kind of blurted out that, growing up, my family didn't have a culture that valued education. Meaning, we're not...

Week 4, 2018

These are the highlights from my techo手帳 this week. the good fuego takis joined a gym goal met! had a client meeting that was fast and productive mostly stayed on track with budgetj went to a gymnasium and had a blast. gymnastics is a yes. the not so great went to...

Vim cheat sheet

With my ADHD remembering these things comes and goes, especially if I'm not using it every day. ysst - surround on current line, ignore whitespace, no indent y_ou s_surround(ing) s_selection t_ag ySS - surround, put surrounded text on own line, indent viwSt v_isual...

Week 3, 2018

These are the highlights from my techo this week. the good oui yogurt tomato soup spacemacs set up a payoff plan for Credit Card #1 at the credit union the not so great didn't get a gym membership yet little dragons got canceled because of the snow it snowed didn't...

5 Games I Can’t Wait To Play

I love games. I am terrible at them because my attention span is ...not so good. Bordering on bad. Ok. It's quite bad and getting to the point where I can't go to the store alone. Exhibit A: J: Buy zyrtec on your way home. me: Got it. *three hours later* me: I...

Three Cheers for Master

We played Three Cheers for Master last night...finally. I bought it when it came out and we'd never had the time/place/frame of mind to get into a game. FINALLY, last night we were able to make it happen and we had a lot of fun. I definitely see needing expansions and...