Garmin Nuvi 260w

Santa was good to me this year. At the top of my wish list was this model from Garmin’s very...

December 28, 2008

Solatube Solar Attic Vents

Back in July, I wrote about having a solar water heater installed. About the same time, I also had solar-powered...

December 12, 2008

Some Like It Hot

As I mentioned last month, we planned to install a solar water heater in our home this year. That plan...

July 28, 2008

The End of the Road

Well, here we are at the end of 30 Days of Blog. It was fun, but I must admit that...

June 30, 2008

I’m Cheating

Fridays are the hardest. Whew. When I accepted this challenge, I wouldn’t have guessed that one day would be harder...

June 27, 2008

It Ain’t Over Yet

Looks like I might have spoken a bit prematurely last month when I said that the end was in sight....

June 20, 2008

Going Solar

As I mentioned previously, I was considering installing a photovoltaic system this year to offset some of our home energy...

June 9, 2008

Lost Without LOST

It’s only been a week since the season finale of my favorite show LOST, but I’m already having withdrawals. Season...

June 5, 2008

Time in a Bottle

When I graduated college and started working full time, it was a bit of a shock initially. You never realize...

June 2, 2008

I Accept the Challenge

One of my friends from college (who blogs at the curiously named site Numb Trolley Bus) has issued a challenge...

June 1, 2008

Indiana Jones 4

A while back, I wrote about how movie franchises rarely make it to the fourth installment, and that there’s a...

May 23, 2008

The End Is Nigh

It has only taken seven months, but end of the sewer project in our backyard is in sight. We finally...

May 21, 2008

Asus Eee PC

My new netbook arrived a couple of days ago, and I must say that I am not disappointed. I have...

May 18, 2008

Nintendo Wii

With our little girl in the hospital for two weeks, we are trying to make the best of our time...

May 17, 2008


There certainly was a lot of hype surrounding this film, and J.J. Abrams has a lot riding on it since...

January 18, 2008