Monthly Archive: December 2007

slim pickings in my blog world

slim pickings in my blog world

I have a confession to make. It’s about my blog consumption, blog reading habits. About 3 years ago, I used to skim through about 1,000 blogs using the web-based Bloglines reader. I trimmed that down to about 300 select blogs...

most effective FREE internet filter

most effective FREE internet filter

Having 2 kinds of computers at home (PC and Mac), I needed an internet filter that would block adult porn websites and other stuff littering cyberspace. Many of the filters are software-based, which would not work cross-platform, and/or require a...

Erwin McManus drove me to drink

Erwin McManus drove me to drink

To drink differently, that is. I’ve heard Erwin (Pastor of ultra-hip Mosaic LA) mention his love for coffee and/or espresso drinks, on several occasions (via podcast, not live, yet). He describes how our sense of taste doesn’t come from the...

Pinkberry hype to the max

Pinkberry hype to the max

Today was my first Pinkberry experience. I have heard from several foodie sources and a magazine article about how great this new dessert franchise is. And it may well be a fast-growing chain, and things look quite efficiently streamlined. I...