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Smoothie Lessons: Episode 3

Thank goodness my wife was around tonight. I was convinced I destroyed my blender. Luckily, she showed me I was only panicking and the blender was fine. I did learn a valuable lesson though: Don’t allow your frozen fruit to wedge underneath the blender blades before turning it on. But with disaster averted, a brilliant […]

Smoothie Lessons: Episode 2

Tried something new tonight. It was pretty good so I’ll share my recipe/steps. Ingredients 1 can of sliced pineapple 2  apple slices 2 straberries ice Steps Pour can of pineapple slices into blender. Liquify pineapple slices. Strain some of the pineapple froth and discard. Add half ice. Add apples. Add strawberries. Blend till smooth. Add […]

Smoothie Lessons: Episode 1

I’ve recently started making smoothies. As I’m want to do, I bought a blender with pretty good reviews and jumped headlong into the process figuring I would wing it. So after a few smoothies, I’ve learned a few lessons the hard way. I imagine I’ll be learning more lessons the hard way, but at least […]

Trying to install NVidia Drivers to Linux Mint

I was recently trying to install the lastest NVidia video drivers to a laptop running Linux Mint. The process was quite painful, as the NVidia installer require absolute and exclusive access to X. All information I could find came from posts dated at least from 2012, and most of them from 2009/2010. Most of these […]

In Defense Of Beauty and the Beast

I don’t think that it is news to anyone that knows me that I am a Disney fanatic. It was my family’s go-to vacation destination growing up. I love the movies to this day, especially what I would consider (as a 90’s kid) the golden age of Disney animated films from about 1985 to 2000. […]

Asking The Right Questions

I am still early on in what I hope to be a long and storied professional career designing software systems. I’m coming up on three years of working full time, and I’ll be the first to admit that I’m still wet behind the ears. There is much I have left to learn about the ins […]

Where Automated Healthcare Has Gone Wrong… And How To Fix It

I somewhat kinda almost work in the healthcare industry. I’ve also talked to many doctors and made observations while at my own appointments. I think we can all agree that while American medicine is some of (if not the) best in the world, we can also all see that there is squandered potential. Doctors, nurses, […]