I had been looking for the perfect strength-conditioning workout for a long time. To be honest, I'm a bit scared to use barbell free weights because the idea of lifting a massive weight over my head and body seems a bit dangerous. I enjoy using the strength training machines at the gym, but I also want something I can use at home. Buying a machine for home is out of the … [Read more...] about Getting Started with Kettlebells
Here's a family favorite soup I've been making for many years now. I started making it for myself as a single college student in my apartment, and now I make it for my family of five! #recipe: Pnot Noir Bf Stw: 1# bf, 3 leek, 2 garlc, 1T oil, 2C broth, 1C wine, 1t thym, 2 ptato, 2C carrt, 1C celry, crnstrch cook 1hr (9/10)— Steve's Notebook (@stevesnotebook) May 20, … [Read more...] about Pinot Noir Beef Stew
Toys 'R Us is out of business. It was fun while it lasted. Did you go to the liquidation sales they held? Everything 50% off. Then next week, everything 60% off. Then 70% off. Like standard practice in these retail liquidation events, they kept having bigger and bigger discounts until everything was gone. Everything has a price that people are willing to pay for it. That's … [Read more...] about Can a Liquidation Model Work for Retail?
I lived in Blacksburg, Virginia 1997-2005 while studying at Virginia Tech. In 2002, I bought my first camera. It was a Canon Digital Elph that was small enough to put in my pocket and carry around with me. Photos taken in 2002 A corpse flower about to bloom at the horticulture gardens View from "The Cage," the large parking lot at the edge of … [Read more...] about Portraits of Blacksburg, 2002-2005
Children generate a lot of artwork. Parents often want to save the artwork in case it has some meaning to the kids or parents when the children grow up. In the digital world we now live in, there needs to be an app for saving kids' artwork. I quick search turns up several apps that do this: Keepy Artkive Canvsly Paint My Wings Artbook Or you can also save your … [Read more...] about Ideas: Saving Kids’ Artwork