March 2, 2009

Net Worth Update (+9.9%)

It was a pretty flat month overall.  The big expenses this month were the $1200 plane tickets,  which combined with my stock market losses on the […]
February 24, 2009

Teaching Myself VBScript… Yuck

I have been brainwashed to believe that everything done by Microsoft is crap.  Their anti-competitive business practices and non-standard complying products have continuously made my life […]
February 20, 2009

Seattle Marathon Course Announced

looking very scary at the moment.  especially the hills from mile 13 to 19.
February 20, 2009

Writing a KDB inferface in Python

For the last week or so I’ve been doing a personal side project.  It’s an interface to the KDB database written in Python.  Mostly for an […]
February 15, 2009

Finished My Second Half Marathon

Finished a half marathon race this morning and posted a new Personal Best – despite the fact that both Heather and I have cold. Compared to […]
February 15, 2009

new iLife 09

yesterday I picked up a copy of iLife ’09 for Mac.  What a great piece of software. iLife, if you’re not familiar with it, is a […]
February 11, 2009

Hill Training

Last night was the first night of hill training. We started the evening with a talk from a chiropractor that specializes in running.  He talked about […]
February 9, 2009

Running update

The 19Km run on the Sunday went really well.  We made our way through the park to the top of Prospect Point then across the Lion’s […]
February 6, 2009

Almost bought a Motorcycle Last Night

Took the skytrain out to Burnaby last night to have a look at a motorcycle I found on Craigslist.  After wandering around in the wrong neighborhood […]