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Monthly Archives: September 2006

she’s in surgery

got to the hospital at 6a, all the folks who’ll be taking care of her are real nice and hopefully put her at ease…
the primary nurse is the mother of a kid that went to the boys high school last year – so they talked about school and kids stuff instead of focusing on the [...]

karyn’s update site

KarynOriginally uploaded by glemak.
my wife karyn will be going in early tomorrow morning for a pretty serious operation – she’s asked me to keep her online buddies updated on her progress, which i plan on doing via this blog instead of trying to go to the various messageboards where she’s a regular…
she’ll be in the [...]

ian on game day

2006_09_game_day
Originally uploaded by glemak.

on the day of a game, the players wear their jersey’s to school over their uniforms – sean did the same thing when he played hockey…
last week’s game got called because of a really bad thunderstorm – but this week’s should have really good weather and is due to be in the [...]

ian freshman football pre-season

2006_09_09_trinity_vs_new_canaan 185bOriginally uploaded by glemak.
ian team has played two scrimmages so far, both against local traditional powerhouse public high schools: greenwich (tied) and new canaan (beat) – their showing was good especially considering the size differences in school population and team size in general…
regular season starts this upcoming week and the team seems ready, as [...]

ian – trinity catholic freshman football

ian – trinity catholic freshman football
Originally uploaded by glemak.
my youngest just started his freshman year of high school, and he’s a football player so mid-summer he started preparing w/ the team for the upcoming season…
he been playing organized football since 5th grade, always as a lineman – usually starting both ways (offensive and defensive tackle)…
he’s [...]

pandora widget

disclosure: the company i work for invested in pandora, but my comments here represent my opinions alone…
i added the one that produces a list of my stations, which so far are alternative rock and techno focused – will probably add a couple for jazz and blues too…
its a pretty neat application – a lot like [...]

widgets: messing with raw sugar

added the widget that raw sugar produced, thought its got a problem right out of the gate – missing part of the needed path – /links/ in front of the user name…
i did get really quick support from bill lazar at the company – kudos for that…
good to have them part of the community…
update: still [...]

stratton spring 2006 – 30′ quarterpipe

Watch the Video

this is ian bombing the us open 1/4 pipe at stratton last spring – i was using it to test my video plugin for blip.tv but ended up just doing a straight cut & paste instead – i still need to work out the best way to seamless post via blip.tv to this [...]

still tweaking the blog

messing around w/ my plugins, modified my about page and added my anime headshot…
instead of manually adding which plugins i’m using to my sidebar, i found this cool plugin (spanish) that does it automatically – neat…
one of the things i’ve figured out is that while i don’t mind tweaking to figure out how to integrate [...]

a bowl of cat

a bowl of cat
Originally uploaded by glemak.

what would a new blog be w/out a cat post – this is a great shot of courage sleeping in a much to small bowl on the table in our family room…