Donated to WNYC. Feeling less guilty now and am looking forward to the Bittman book, too:

Oranges with Olives

I made this: last night for something to snack on while I made dinner. It was amazing. Highly recommended. I chilled the orange slices while I cut/pitted/ crushed the olives (which were at room temp) the temperature… Read More

Looking for Media Center Setup Suggestions for Man Room 2.0

Looking for Media Center Setup Suggestions for Man Room 2.0 With ManRoom 2.0 almost complete, I’m looking for some suggestions on a media setup. We don’t have a cable television signal coming into our house. We have FIOS… Read More

Looking for suggestions on media center setups for Man Room 2.0, details here:

Modus Operandi – It’s the little things

Modus Operandi – It’s the little things Alex explains why I like the RSS requirement: “For example the Stimulus package requires that government agencies report how they spend the money in an Atom/RSS feed. By itself this is… Read More

Quicksilver has stopped working for me over the past few days giving me an excuse to try LaunchBar (which is up to version 5.0 now)

In Newark representing open software and neighborhood technology in NJ DoT’s discussions on car sharing programs.

Jay at breakfast: “Dad, why can’t all vegetables taste as good as pork roll.”

wow. warren harding looked just like Henry from Thomas the Tank Engine.

Chef Colicchio and Feeding the Kids

I read Tom Colicchio’s think like a chef a few years ago. I thought it was a great book and it really helped me understand some fundamental techniques. I don’t recognize too many chefs’ names so when I… Read More