Our vacation in Sunriver last weekend was far too short. I climbed the cinder cone twice, once with a Burley and once without. Ava took her first bike ride to the marina. And we regained all of our calories from ice cream at Goody’s.
Post-work, pre-dinner bike ride around the airstrip. Memo to self: always put the cover on the front. Because dirt and baby.
Braved the mosquitos for a 7 mile hike to Benham Falls. It turned out to be markedly easier than 11 months ago when Leah was pregnant. A last minute plane ticket switch to come to Redmond was totally worth it.
Off to Philly today for SRCCON, a gathering of some of the nerds who make the technology behind the news. I am so excited! For years, CMSes, publishing workflows, and the unsexy but very mission critical technologies have been my passion. Yet most of the conferences, online discussion, etc. have skirted around the topic, in […]
“We kick ass. This morning we finished our second half-marathon and beat our personal record by three minutes at twice the altitude. Now we’re going to eat burgers.” – Leah “This girl is crazy. Over the last forty-eight hours, I’ve pulled an all-nighter, run eight miles around Rome, flown 14 hours back to Portland, and […]
Took advantage of the good weather and VIP’s semi-flexible tools rotation to do my final required cross-country work before my checkride. Departed Twin Oaks for Sunriver via Salem. The flight over the Cascades was a little bumpy so I climbed up to 9,500 ft. Total time to Sunriver was 1.6 hours. For the return, I […]