Ski report: Tahoe, January 2013

The Miles and Daniel ski trip is now strong into its third year. This time we were joined at Squaw by AlbertĀ and lots of Miles’ roommates and friends. Many thanks to Natalie for coordinating the lodging. Saturday: 20.5k feet of vertical in 20 runs. Post-ski, two hour hot tub session. Sunday: 22.4k feet of vertical […]


… and best with wine.


Porch view from the Automattic VIP/media services meetup cabana.

My new crazy idea: Startup time

My new crazy idea: Startup time. Lauren’s thinking about starting a digital news organization in Porterville, California.

Ski report: Tahoe, January 2011

Crashed at Sunnyside Lodge this past weekend and skiied two days at Squaw Mountain with Miles. No fresh snow but the weather couldn’t be beat. Saturday: 28,500 feet of vertical from 31 runs over 7 hours. Beer and chili fries for lunch. Grilling with Burt Herman and his friends in South Lake. Sunday: 22,800 feet […]


Troubleshooting server timeout issues on a Macbook Air through a Sprint wireless hotspot while traveling 70 MPH down I-680 gives whole new meaning to the phrase “mobile office.”