Mastering Photoshop CS2

I’ll be attending the “Mastering Photoshop CS2” seminar in Atlanta on August 21st. It looks to be a pretty cool mix of classes. It’s been a while since I attended a seminar specifically on Photoshop, so it’ll be nice to be able to “sharpen the saw” with tips and tricks learned from this seminar. Learn… Continue reading Mastering Photoshop CS2

Combatting Blog Spam

Blog spam is a huge problem. Akismet estimates that 93% of comments made on blogs are usually spam. That is a ridiculously high amount of spam! A little blog like mine doesn’t receive a lot of traffic (maybe 20-30 visitors a day). Yet, since my conversion to WordPress several months ago, I have received well… Continue reading Combatting Blog Spam

Better Living by Giving

Let’s face it, most greeting cards aren’t that great. Better Living by Giving aims to change that, with a twist. They’re looking to make a difference: We started this company with passions for great design, art and music, nested with a need to make a little difference in this big world. We looked inside to… Continue reading Better Living by Giving

Categorized as Design

Nobody loves me, it’s true.

It’s a sad, sad day for fans of Windows 95/98/Me *gag*. Effective today, Microsoft will no longer support your antiquated operating system(s). Perhaps it’s time for an upgrade or possibly a switch? End of support for Windows 98 and Windows Me – Effective July 11, 2006, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, and Windows Me… Continue reading Nobody loves me, it’s true.

One Month Down

Saturday marked the end of our first month in our new home. We’re not completely settled in yet, but we’re getting there. I wish I could say it’s been completely stress-free, but it hasn’t been. Our house turned out great, but I’ve struggled with dealing with the contractors working on our street. We’ve had several… Continue reading One Month Down

Categorized as Personal

Wherefor art thou, Basecamp?

UPDATE: It appears the problem has been resolved. Though I am still curious to know what happened… Is it just me, or is Basecamp (and all of 37Signals’ websites) down now? None of their sites is resolving for me now. I know they just moved their servers recently…and perhaps this is related to that move… Continue reading Wherefor art thou, Basecamp?