May 2011

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May 31Learning from Mr. Collins: Practice, conversation, and what to do when someone says something mean 5 communication, life
May 30Seasons and salad days 2 cooking
May 30Made a kitty soap holder sewing
May 29May 29, 2011: bagels, banana bread, bok choi, bath stuff, and books life, sketches
May 29Dealing with a bad calendar week 1 geek, kaizen, life
May 28Weekly review: Weeks ending May 20, 2011 and May 27, 2011 3 weekly
May 27Developing a workflow with Autodesk Sketchbook Pro 4 drawing, sketches, speaking
May 26Taking a break while working on presentations 2 speaking
May 25The flow of opportunities in a large company ibm, work
May 24Experimenting with standing desks 4 geek, kaizen, life
May 23Gardening: Horticultural investments, social dividends connecting, gardening
May 22Victoria Day weekend: back to the garden 2 gardening
May 21Notes from the airport: Missed my flight; not the end of the world after all 5 travel
May 21Presentation draft: Mentoring on the Network mentoring, presentation, speaking
May 20Waiting for my Kindle geek
May 20Travel updates: GPS, Pearl Street, Vibram toe shoes 3 geek, kaizen, travel
May 18Ordered a Kindle with free 3G 8 geek, kaizen, travel
May 17Walking outside my comfort zone – bike? push/kick scooter? 6 analysis, decision, kaizen, travel
May 17Finding the bright side of business travel 3 travel, work
May 16Rails: Preserving test data development, geek, rails
May 15Weekly review: Week ending May 13, 2011 weekly
May 14Cattus Petasatus 1 learning
May 13First foray into community-supported agriculture 3 cooking, kaizen, life
May 12Weekly review: Week ending May 6, 2011 weekly
May 11Back from the Netherlands 1 family, life
May 10Rails: Paperclip needs attributes defined by attr_accessible, not just attr_accessor development, geek, rails
May 9On kids and the learning of tangible things life
May 8Condensing requirements into use cases ibm, learning, work
May 7Rails: Exporting data from specific tables into fixtures 2 geek, rails
May 5Tweaking married life for everyday happiness 3 life
May 4On people changing companies 3 career, work
May 3Cucumber, Capybara, and the joys of integration testing in Rails 1 geek, rails
May 2Thoughts from marriage: Learning together 2 learning, life
May 1Negative productivity and learning from oopses 5 geek, productivity, tips, work