Archive for February, 2009

Trying too hard?

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

[This post was originally entitled "Trying to hard?", which my brother graciously pointed out was grammatically incorrect.] An offer for some board shorts from Whiskey Militia earlier today. A manufacturer’s warranty of “30 damn days”? Shorts that are “so damn rad that they totally don’t care how you squares spell ‘script’.”? Really? Sounds like they [...]

Croissants

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

Last weekend, I decided to make homemade croissants, from scratch. I knew by reputation that it wouldn’t be an easy task, but since I am a bit of a food purist and I like croissants, I decided to take on the challenge. I was leafing through the cookbook of Tartine, Meagan’s favorite bakery from her [...]

25 Random Things About Me

Sunday, February 1st, 2009

(cross-posting from Facebook) 0) I hate chain letters, but this one is different. I’ve enjoyed reading everyone else’s “25 things” posts and hope you like mine, even if it is way too verbose. Computer scientists, for reasons I care not to get into, often start counting at zero, btw. This one doesn’t count towards my [...]

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