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  • March 13, 2016

    Shannon got into Stanford's MA Liberal Arts program

    Shannon applied to a master of liberal arts program at Stanford and was accepted. She starts her program in the fall. Only 21 applicants were accepted this year, so it was pretty selective. (They didn’t say how many total applicants applied.) She’...

  • March 13, 2016

    Selling Girl Scout cookies

    These past three weekends, Callie and Lucy and Molly have been selling Girl Scout cookies. I’ve been one of the adults at the their cookie booth each time.The first time we were out selling, we brought Molly. But after about an hour and a half, sh...

  • March 12, 2016

    Some site updates

    At some point in this blog’s history, I had merged it in with my technical writing blog. I did this to try to consolidate and simplify the management of the site. However, I have now separated it back out into its own site because I think it will ...

  • December 05, 2014

    Free from limitations and imaginary lines

    A few weeks ago I was riding out near Stevens Creek park when I came across a bicycle painted white. In front of it were two gravestones, giving memory to two cyclists who were killed by a motorist at that spot. One of the gravestones said, Reth...

  • November 10, 2014

    Crystal Springs Reservoir ride, and other details

    I'm starting to lump together weekly posts into a theme but also include some other details. This isn't necessarily a bike journal (given the post title, you might think that), but the rides are sometimes more fun to document.Callie is learning to...