Category Archives: Elsewhere

Free eCookbook from Macheesmo.com

I came across this post in my feeds the other day and immediately headed over to sign up for the Macheesmo mailing list. This eCookbook (PDF format) contains some excellent recipes to add to my collection. As the school year … Continue reading

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Video: Where I live — Los Angeles

A timelapse video by Colin Rich I spotted via this Gizmodo post — This Most Amazing Time Lapse Shows The Beautiful Life of a City. Watch it full screen, if you can. NightFall from Colin Rich on Vimeo. Related Posts: Video: … Continue reading

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Food: Carrot Cake Cookies

I think I may have just found the cookie that will insure my continued material happiness for the foreseeable future. (LAUGH) My wife is a HUGE fan of carrot cake and will eat it whenever she has the opportunity. For … Continue reading

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Food: Garlic & lemon chicken with green beans & red potatoes

This caught my eye immediately, as I would eat everything in it and it also looks great in the picture. As the school starts again for both my high school age son and college professor wife, the task of cooking … Continue reading

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Elsewhere: Pumpkin Pie Frozen Yogurt

I am going to blame the many ice cream/frozen yogurt/sorbet pins and posts on the blasted heat that has been sitting over us all week. Los Angeles usually has a pleasant, temperate climate, but we always get a week or … Continue reading

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Subscribed: PBS Idea Channel

I have been moving away from mainstream broadcast and cable programming for a while and switching over to watching a lot of stuff on YouTube. My son, Joseph, has switched almost entirely to YouTube Channels for his entertainment viewing. I … Continue reading

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Food: Strawberry-Orange Sorbet

In the heat of this Southern California Summer, I have been making a variety of sorbets, ice creams and frozen yogurts. I came across this recipe on Pinterest the other day and I plan on making it soon. My last … Continue reading

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Video: TechIQ Tip – Wireless keyboard, mouse and batteries

From my technology blog, TechnologyIQ… Make yourself a note to remind you about the batteries in your wireless keyboard and mouse. I regularly get calls from my clients that their keyboard or mouse is dead…or their computer has crashed when … Continue reading

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My favorite shared items for May 2012

Here are my favorite shared items for May 2012. Please let me know in the comments if you find any of the particularly useful. I’ll keep my eye open for similar items — Douglas Garden / Grow your own sweet potatoes … Continue reading

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Food: Caprese pops for a party

I same across this in my Pinterest feed recently. My wife’s immediate reaction quite favorable, as she loves caprese salad. You wouldn’t make these everyday, of course, but it would be a great hors d’oeuvre for a party. I don’t think … Continue reading

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Amazing bookshelf in office dome

I came across this post from inthralld and this amazing home office library that uses a dome to house the bookshelves. I am sure some of use dream of a home library and office, but seeing something like this takes … Continue reading

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Any way you use a journal is the “write” way

Even with all my technology, I still carry a paper journal. I don’t “journal” in the traditional sense, but use it to capture thoughts and ideas when I am on the go. I still find that easier than typing into … Continue reading

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Historic Walking Tours in Downtown LA this weekend

LA Cowboy posted notice of these walks… This Weekend’s Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Los Angeles The Last Bookstore Presents…. The Secret Lives of Historic Downtown Los Angeles Saturdays will have the HISTORIC DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES 101  tour and Sunday … Continue reading

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Voiceover class starts January 12, 2012 at UCLA Extension

Our friend, Janet Wilcox, will be starting her UCLA Extension voiceover class again in just a week. If you are interested in getting started in the industry, this could be the class for you. I will be speaking to her … Continue reading

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Audio: Ghosts of the Internet 2011

Looking for a little Halloween-appropriate listening for tonight? Listen to Ghosts of the Internet 2011! Listen to Ghosts of the Internet 2011! More photos from the event   The whole family participated in this annual live reading yesterday and here … Continue reading

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