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Technology

Un-teching

My family has a lot of artists in it. Several cousins, my grandmother, and even my niece (dipping into the NexGen) are amazing with a pencil, pen, and paintbrush. The genes for that skipped me. When I used to run a home daycare, I always joked that coloring with the kids was awesome because they […]

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Family

A Whole New World

How I wish you all could meet my 86-year-old mom-in-law. She’s amazing. I think if she were young in the world today, she would be a computer programmer. But she also still has the traditional homey gifts of cooking and sewing, etc. For me that’s an either/or. I can rock a computer…but sewing? Not so […]

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thankful

Job Perks

Aka. The stories a computer tells. There are many things I love about my job, and two of them are:

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Family Jiminy Peak Massachusetts snowboarding winter

Enjoying the Slopes with my Aunt and Cousin

Warmer weather hit the Berkshires and Chris and I were ready to really enjoy our “weekend” days (Thursday and Friday). Added to the fun, today I got to share the experience with my aunt who also loves snow and mountains. I think a lot of you already follow her, and if not, you should check out h

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Wordpress

Highlighted Blog #6 – joblog

Job is a colleague of mine that I greatly admire. He really knows his WooCommerce stuff. I love his site because it has great geeky info on it interspersed with posts about travels and theology. The images he takes are beautiful!

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WordCamp Buffalo Coming Soon

It’s only a month away — one of my favorite activities each year. The calendar is marked, and plans are made to attend WordCamp Buffalo. Although my job working at Automattic entails helping people daily with WordPress.com sites, I always learn so much at WordCamps. And the community? I’ve never seen anything like it. People […]

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Technology Work

Favorite Chrome Extensions

I love extensions. Not too many of them, but certain ones that make my life so much easier to deal with. I thought I might share some of my favorites with you in case it makes your life easier as well. And I’d love to hear about some of your favorites (please feel free to […]

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Family Technology Tools

Apple Watch Design Flaw

I discovered this in church, which was pretty awkward. A huge Apple fan, I was super-psyched to get an Apple watch as a birthday/Christmas/anniversary gift. The thing is that we were traveling here and there, and I hadn’t really gotten around to my online meeting to learn about the watch. And I hadn’t much time […]