New Scientist: The Santa Delusion

A friend (who shall remain nameless) sent a link to an article after we had several discussions this season about Christmas and Santa (yes we both have kids).  If you still believe (or find the whole discussion about the issue(s) tedious) then come back...

Florida Freeze

Sure, plan a trip to Florida and watch the record cold weather creep in. Current Temps: Pensacola – balmy 24 degrees (12 wind chill) Destin – 26 / 14 Jacksonville – 26 /15 Surely further south will be nice …. Clearwater – 32 / 21 Kennedy...

Heading "South" – Any Ideas?

For various reasons we haven’t taken a vacation (of more than a long weekend) in several years.  When looking at the calendar late last summer, it looked like the best time, schedule-wise, wouldn’t be until the end of January / beginning of February...

PC ProSchools of Grand Rapids

Before I forget this with all that is going on, I came across a new resource in town when I was talking my certification test last week (or was it the week before?).  I was looking online for a place to take my test when the “PC ProSchools” link came...

Programming WPF: Books: Chris Sells,Ian Griffiths

I posted a review of this book to Amazon, but also wanted to share it here.  It really is the best single book on the topic now.  I met both of the authors many years ago in Boston at a WinDev/DevelopMentor conference and they are both really talented...