Shout out to my brother

Yo Goog. I know you’re in LA right now instead of New York (thank Christ for that). I also know you were looking forward to your New York adventure like nobody’s business. I feel for ya., bro. I hope the rest of your holiday (in LA? In NYC? Somewhere else?) works out and you have a rad time. If you can’t get back into...

Godspeed, Jony Ive

Jonathan Ive has been put in charge of Human Interface at Apple: Jony Ive will provide leadership and direction for Human Interface (HI) across the company in addition to his role as the leader of Industrial Design. His incredible design aesthetic has been the driving force behind the look and feel of Apple’s products for more than a...

Kessy

Kessy (keyless entry) on my new GTI is awesome: Kelly and I went out for dinner tonight. Poscol on Westhiemer might just be our new favourite “little Italian place”. It’s small, intimate, personable, and simple. It’s definitely not a dressy place, but I dressed it up with jeans and a black shirt all the same....

Improving the chopping board

Some time ago I was using my beloved big-arse wooden chopping board and I had an idea to improve it, and not by a trivial amount. How to you improve on a chopping board? Well, I’ve seen many attempts in my relatively short travels. Some have been small and non-essential but genuine, while many have been, in my opinion, gimmicks....

Block party

Here are most of the people who attended the block party at the place we’re staying at until Saturday: Yes, I was telling people to keep their hands of our BBQ! ;) We move into our new place this weekend, so I think we were quite lucky to win a BBQ, during the only month of our stay here, and during the only block party held all...