• ChatGPT, my AI Cycling Coach

    AI is awesome. No, AI is terrible. Whatever it is, it is powerful and I enjoy playing with it. No, I’m not about to hop on the bandwagon and shift my career to it; I was forced to re-path my career two months ago and I’m just beginning to feel settled. I digress. August 26. […]

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  • Bryn, 1 Year

    Happy birthday, little one! We had a small celebration with cupcakes (she ate the frosting off of four) and phone calls yesterday with the “big” party planned for the weekend. Very fun to compare this post with Mia’s (which had some text injected into it by some vulnerability? Ack. Concerned for other posts…). Bryn is also […]

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  • The Snip

    At risk of sharing too much, I have been snipped. I’m mostly sharing because despite tons of Googling, I had a hard time figuring out exactly what was going to happen, how I’d feel, and recovery would look like. Hopefully my timeline helps at least one person out there. I know other with vastly different […]

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  • Bryn, 11 Months

    This month Bryn stood for about two seconds, but hasn’t repeated it (luck/chance), has become a stair climbing and descending pro (her sister never figured out the backwards scoot down), can reliably say “mama” and “cat,” enjoys walker type things, received her first haircut (thanks, Dad!) and wants to climb up everything all the time.

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  • Bryn, Month 10

    She’s cruising and she can climb stairs. Babbling is off the hook, climbing on Daddy is a favorite game, and temperament continues to improve. With Mom starting to work this month, Bryn now goes to daycare half the week and has a nanny at home another day of the week. Growing up!

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  • 2023 Starting… Now!

    January was one of the most challenging months of my life. WEEK 1 Layoffs to start the new year! I survived, but 30% of the people who did what I did were suddenly gone. I firmly believe the names were picked out of a hat and we’re not sure things will be done at any […]

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