Jan 29

This weekend Nanc and I realized a dream that was years in the making: one bookshelf to rule them all. A bookshelf big enough to contain our books.

Come inside for a photo of the mammoth and some ridiculous statistics.

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Dec 24

Tree cam rides again

Posted by Matty

Last night the camera died. Perhaps too much Christmas spirit?

Luckily, I still had the receipt, and got a replacement at Fry's this morning, before the rush started. Also, I added some new lights for you to play with. Merry Christmas (eve)!

dial-up version

Java-based streaming video(IE, Firefox, Safari, etc)

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Dec 23

Tree cam outage

Posted by Matty

Hi. The tree cam is experiencing an outage right now. It should be back up (hopefully) Christmas eve.

Dec 19

Just when you thought the tree cam couldn’t get any better… Now you can control it over the internets!

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Dec 16

The 3rd semi-annual tree cam is now active through the holidays. Take a peek inside for all the details.

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Nov 5

Scrapple

Posted by Nanc

Not the pork-based breakfast meal, but a mix of blog fodder.

Today, I’ve got an odd assortment of pictures and what-not for y’all. A few Maker Faire pix to go along with Matt’s post, Halloween pix, and a spooky cheeseball!

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Oct 4

Talk nerdy to me*

Posted by Nanc

Some of you might have guessed that Matt is a bit of a geek. (Just a hint of geekry, really.) But he is also a sweet guy. Combine these two features and what do you get?

Simple documentation with graphics on how to turn on our hot tub. If that doesn

Aug 24

Berfday Boy

Posted by Nanc

It was his Bonez’ birthday this week (yesterday, to be exact). Birthdays are celebrated for an extended week at our house: weekend to weekend.

So far, he has received all things that make a Matty happy:

  • a kewl pad of diner placemats
  • PEZ shoes
  • PEZ display stands
  • battery-operated, swimming pool shark
  • spinning books
  • spumoni ice cream
  • Weeds season 2 DVD

And there’s so much more left to do/give (get, in his case)!

Come on and wish this Bonez a Happy!

Jun 4

I wish I could quit you

Posted by Matty

I don’t really talk about real life on the blog much, but sometimes the stories are just too good to pass up.

This might be a little rant-like. I have some purging to do.

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Apr 20

Huh?

Posted by Nanc

{{rubbing eyes with fists}}

What’s going on?

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