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Finished Rifle Project 2 – Turk(ed) Mauser

Finished Rifle Project 2 – Turk(ed) Mauser

I can’t believe it has been over 3 years since I finished my first rifle. Times slips away too quickly. The lapse could have something to do with spring of 2006 being when Dawn found out she was pregnant with Tucker. We spent that summer and fall…

Easy Bootable USB for Installing Windows 7 to Netbooks

I’ve done two Windows 7 installations on my netbook (an eeePC 900) – Windows 7 Beta and Windows 7 RC. Both times involved creating a bootable USB drive with the Windows 7 files to use as the installer. My little netbook does not have a DVD drive and…

An answer for the “So what do you do?” question

I get asked this question a lot from friends and family, I’m sure we all do. It’s easy to explain to my geeky friends, not so easy to explain to my friends and family who aren’t so geeky. It usually goes something like this Me: “I work for Telligent…

How to add NUnit as a test framework option to the ASP.NET MVC 1.0 dialog for VS2008

There are much longer more detailed ways involving editing the registry, running “devenv …” command-line stuff, etc. This is by far the fastest and easiest way: 0.a. Make sure you have the ASP.NET MVC 1.0 Framework installed. I’m a dummy and still…

Nerd Dinner at Dewey’s Pizza in West Chester tonight

There is a Nerd Dinner at Dewey’s Pizza in West Chester, OH tonight (June 12, 2009) at 6:30 PM . The organizers of the event intended it to be a: Gathering for those in town and those coming in town for the CINNUG ORM Firestarter at Dewey’s Pizza…

Say Hello to Homebrewing

My brother, Andy, and I began homebrewing beer in January of this year. We had been talking about taking up the hobby for years and finally made the leap. Since then we’ve brewed about seven 5-gallon batches of different styles. We’ve used ingredient…

Must Have Windows Home Server Add-Ons?

I’m still an inquisitive kid at heart. As soon as I bring home a new toy I spend a lot of time figuring out how it works, customizing it to my liking, adding things to it to make it better. My browsers have my favorite add-ons, extensions, and plug…

Best @TFFRatio Requests, Part III

I’ve been trying to convince myself over the last couple of weeks that I should write a blog post, but I truly feel that I have nothing worth sharing that couldn’t be put down in 140 characters or less (referring to Twitter/Facebook, of course). I’m…

The Bacon and Cheese Stuffed Pizza Burger

The Bacon and Cheese Stuffed Pizza Burger

What wondrous specimen of perfection has the following ingredients list? Two (2) DiGiorno Cheese Stuffed Crust frozen pizzas Two (2) 12-oz packages of bacon One (1) egg One (1) pound of ground beef One (1) medium sized onion Two (2) cloves of garlic…

Create a Twitter-like logo

Create a Twitter-like logo

I recently upgraded the look of the TwitterRatio site. The charcoal look was okay for starters but I wanted to make it look more Twitter-like, something that I’d noticed that a lot of other Twitter utility sites had been doing. In the process I…