Site Development & Funemployment

A log of my work on this site and the other stuff that makes up my days between job commitments. Taking advantage of the free time to relax, recharge, and learn tons of new things.

13 March 2016

Today I went sailing for the first time in ~16 months. Winds were at 15-18 knots. It was COLD. It was raining! And still, it was so awesome. And I survived :)

9 March 2016

I have a little Logitech keyboard that props up my iPad, so I can type on it like a tiny laptop. This post is being generated from the sofa! Not that it's really any different, except I'm in a much more comfortable position. I need a better desk chair. The hard wood dining chair I've been... more.

7 March 2016

Attended career advice webinar this morning. Updated resume. If only I could update the ones I've already sent... Anyway, here's a resumé formatting tip: Bold is OK, but underline & italics are bad bc they confuse the robot eyes.

5 March 2016

Started preliminary work organizing music entries... then spent the rest of the day with a human being. ♥

3 March 2016

Today I was surprise-invited to spend the afternoon with a friend at a members-only club where fancy-ish people conduct business and have meetings and drink whiskey and smoke cigars. There's a billiards room, a putting green, an ascot tie and pocket square lending library. You can cellar your... more.

2 March 2016

This morning I went to the dentist. I got a porcelain crown installed upon an implant that was put in maybe a year ago? Two years since this process started. Yay I have a new tooth!

I got an encouraging message from a friend to apply for a job I would LOVE to have and for which I do... more.

29 February 2016

I've been having so much fun working on my sysadmin skills with DigitalOcean. Today I created a subdomain for the first time. I called it - cute eh? I made the VM from a pre-packaged image of a LAMP stack on Ubuntu... more.