Accomplishing My #LawnGoals

Ah, spring is here and that means it is time to put on my yard pants and get to work on my lawn goals. Each year before winter my wife and I get all of our kids’ toys and put them up so the yard is clear of anything that could damage it during the cold months. We put up houses, cars, sandboxes, slides, and more. It’s a lot of work preparing for winter, but it’s even more work afterwards.

This year I am attempting to crush my lawn goals by getting rid of our bare spots. This requires some [...] Continue Reading…

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World Backup Day 2017

It’s that time of the year again. Time to backup all of your data. Obviously you shouldn’t wait a whole year to do this but if it hasn’t been done, now is your reminder. I wrote about World Backup Day last year and provided a few tips and tricks for backing up your data.

Now that another year has passed so I figured I could offer up a few other ideas on how you could keep your data backed up and ready in case of a failure.

When you’re dealing with personal backups typically, not always but most of the time [...] Continue Reading…

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Superheroes, Chess and Comics at the World Chess Hall of Fame!

The World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) in Saint Louis proudly debuts an interactive new exhibition, Pow! Capturing Superheroes, Chess & Comics on Thursday, March 23, with a special public opening reception from 6-8 p.m. This exhibit will be on view through September 17, 2017.

With Pow! Capturing Superheroes, Chess & Comics, the WCHOF is delighted to present a family-friendly exhibit geared toward visitors of all ages. This colorful and interactive exhibit is sure to wow even the most seasoned museumgoer.

Visitors will enjoy:

Over 200 chess-themed comic books
Dressing up like their favorite superheroes
Taking a selfie in the photo booth
Perusing favorite comics in the reading room
Illustrating in a drawing room
Playing chess on fun [...] Continue Reading…

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Happy Birthday to My Wife!

I thank my lucky stars each and every day that I have this beautiful lady in my life. She is my rock and my soul. She is my best friend and my biggest fan. A fantastic mother to our kids and a remarkable wife to me. There’s not a lot that I can say that hasn’t already been said. I wish my wife the most happiest of birthday’s today.

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