First “I love you” from Rory

Today was the first time my little girl said “I wub woo” to me. I dropped her off at daycare and as i was leaving i gave her a kiss and said “I love you.” Her response was to give me a kiss again, so i decided to prompt her by saying “I love you”…

Continued learning

I signed up for an online code boot camp. The idea is to continue learning about the different things out there and to expand my knowledge. I have done about 2 weeks so far and finally realized i need to start tracking my time in hours instead of weeks. It will make me accountable for…

Welcome to the world Aurora Rooney

Say hello to our new daughter, Aurora Rose Rooney. Born September 10th at 8:35 pm. Kim called me with a bit of a frantic voice at 1:30 am telling me that she thinks her water just broke. I was in Wilmington Delaware for work and thus wasn’t there when this happened. Thankfully her friend Kristen…

Science Dog

Instead of posting on this blog regarding home brew I decide to make a new site specifically for brewing. The idea is that I will keep track of recipes that I use, and what I do differently from batch to batch so I can recreate them or see what I did wrong upon reflection. It…

Say Hello to Gadget

Yesterday we adopted our new Puppy Gadget. At the moment sprocket is a little grumpy about everything but he seems to be slowly warming up to her. We had originally started looking for dogs in the area because my Dad had mentioned wanting a Belgian Shepherd Malinois. So Kim started taking a look to see…

Server Update and using VMware with a physical HDD

Note – This is mainly for my recollection and to make sure I don’t run into the same issues I did while trying to run a physical hard drive in a virtual environment. This isn’t a post for everyone, when talking about things of this nature Kim’s eyes usually gloss in the way that makes…

My first Kegging

I recently got my first home-brew keg setup and today I finally got to keg a batch of beer. We have dubbed this kind of beer “Moo Cow.” It is a clone of the Wisconsin beer “Spotted Cow.” I am really excited to try it once the cold crash and fining is done.  

Redstar world wear

Update – A rep got back to me today, and seemed more than happy to replace my two pairs. I had mentioned something regarding shipping these back to them in my original email, and in the response receive no mention of this. It seems that I may be able to keep these. (Though what I…