Archive for March, 2005

Posted in Blog on March 30, 2005

Passport finally arrived!

Of course there is nothing like waiting to the last minute to apply for your passport before leaving, but thankfully my passport arrived today! Now as long as my EuroRail tickets make it (UPS and I don’t get along, and of course they are shipped UPS) I should be set! Will be interest ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on March 23, 2005

Bought a new backpack/suitcase for the trip

I decided I didn’t want to take normal luggage (which I have plenty of) for my trip to Europe because of the hassle of trying to lug it around. After exploring numerous options, I finally decided on a large backpack. I then decided my back might get tired carrying it, so I opted for ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on March 12, 2005

O’reilly declined me as a speaker for OSCON ...

Unfortunately it doesn’t look like I will be speaking at OSCON this year in Portland. I should still be going, so if any of you are attending I look forward to seeing you there! Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on March 5, 2005

Flight Confirmed for International PHP Conference

After a small delay, I now have my flight fully confirmed for the International PHP Conference 2005 in Amsterdam this May. Hopefully I will get my passport soon and all that will be left is finalizing my vacation plans for after the conference. I would love to hear from those of you who ar ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on March 1, 2005

Wrong turn leads to nowhere

Learned today that you really need to pay close attention to the exit signs when you get off the freeway. Was heading home on the I-5 today after running some errands and accidentally made an exit on the 55 instead of the 57. As you can see from the map shown below, I truely did end up goi ... Continue Reading