Archive for December, 2008

Stranded, Part 2

Thursday, December 25th, 2008

[Part 1 - Seattle to Phoenix] [Originally written on Saturday, December 20 on a flight from New York La Guardia to Boston (most of it, at least)] Phoenix to Boston…err New York The epic aerial adventure to the fabled, mythical northeast city of “Boston” continues. We’re currently in a holding pattern over Boston. Yesterday, Friday, [...]

Stranded

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

I try to not complain much, but this post will be whiny. Sorry. I’m stuck at the Residence Inn in Phoenix Arizona, with half my luggage (not the half that has clean clothes, deodorant, and a contact lens case, but, as you can gather, my laptop). It’s been a long day. I started by oversleeping [...]

Last Photography Class

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Last week, I had my final photography class (Digital Photography 1 at the Photographic Center Northwest). We had two assignments for the last class. The first was to create a photographic essay of five related photographs with an artist’s statement. The second was to bring our five best pieces from the quarter. The last class [...]

Thanksgiving

Sunday, December 7th, 2008

This year, we hosted Thanksgiving dinner at our house in Seattle. This was the first time I was in charge of cooking Thanksgiving dinner, which was mostly very exciting and a little bit daunting. For the most part, everything turned out well. We had a little pre-meal coordination to make sure that we had a [...]

Blog Maintenance and Upgrades

Sunday, December 7th, 2008

I just spent an hour upgrading the blog. I have: Upgraded to WordPress 2.6.5. Installed the WordPress Automatic Upgrade 1.2.2 so that hopefully the next upgrade is easier. Installed Lightbox 2 2.8.0 so I can get fancier pictures. Updated the Google Analytics 1.2.3 info (I had the plugin installed but never added the correct  Javascript). [...]

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