Celebrated my wife's birthday this weekend. All she wanted was some time with the girls, grilling tools and a yellow cake birthday cake! Simple enough! Right?When I pictured making this cake for some reason, I immediately determined that it had to be a round cake that at least attempts to resemble what was on the box. Surely I could make a round cake out of a box? I have … [Read more...] about “Nailed It” – The Birthday Cake Episode
CS50 workshop in Arkanas 2019Thinking about Arkansas, Computer Science, & Harvard. My ability to concentrate on homework and studying is officially exhausted. I put the finishing touches on my homework and prepped a bit for this weeks quiz. I planned to start next weeks homework, but I am confident that is not going to happen tonight! I have reread the assignment details a … [Read more...] about Arkansas, Computer Science, & Harvard
Copyright: Image by StockUnlimitedNew Encouraging and Positive Music for your playlist! One of my favorite features of Spotify is the Release Radar playlist. Over the years the service has significantly improved. It now has a great mix of tracking the artist I am interested and identifying artists I might enjoy. Admittedly, I probably rank in the upper tier of customers who … [Read more...] about New Music Friday
"Summer summer summertime...Time to sit back and unwind..." As the lyrics of this song come rushing to mind, I get excited about all of the potential adventures that come with summer. Summer brings exciting opportunities to apply your fitness and to enjoy being outdoors! The opportunities to actively put your fitness to use while enjoying nature, competition, and … [Read more...] about 7 Awesome Ways to Apply Your Fitness this Summer
If the prospect of a an energy boost wrapped in a quick nap sounds appealing here are 5 steps for the perfect nappucciono. After reading about "Nappuccinos" in Daniel Pink's book "When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing" I had to give this lifehacking power upping napping technique a try. (Say that 10 times real fast!) First, let's define nappuccio. A … [Read more...] about 5 Steps to the Perfect Nappuccino!