Beach in Puerto Rico


Just a few steps from the house we’re stay­ing in lies the beach. I’ve had a won­der­ful few days work­ing with the Jet­pack team at Automattic.

Fall begins


My favorite sea­son in Port­land is the cusp of Fall. After tor­ren­tial down­pours last week the weather is clear and the air crisp.

Spend­ing last week in Sonoma, San Fran­cisco, and Santa Cruz was fan­tas­tic. It also made me appre­ci­ate the vari­ety we get in the Northwest.


24 hours in Kirkby Stephen

At the very end of our 3 weeks in Eng­land Leah and I took the train up to Kirkby Stephen to stay with a col­lege pro­fes­sor of ours. It was a won­der­ful change of pace from South­ern Eng­land and Lon­don. Kirkby Stephen is just east of the Lake Dis­trict and is gor­geous. We stayed in…


Cambridge and Newmarket

After Bath and Lon­don, Leah and I went to spend a week in Cam­bridge with our friend Sarah. While there we wan­dered around the city and the col­leges and took a day trip out to New­mar­ket and The National Stud horse facil­ity. With the excep­tion of the day in New­mar­ket the weather was won­der­ful. Sarah’s…