Arrived in Portland on Tuesday afternoon. Since then I’ve walked 36,877 steps over 15.99 miles, and climbed 42 flights of stairs. I’m also entirely too familiar with the inside of the Oregon Convention Center. It’s been an interesting four days, at least.
Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Technology, day 1: The swag bag: The bag itself: shiny. The stuff: More pens than I’ll need for the next couple of years 3 screen cleaners 2 notebooks and a pad of post-its 1 water bottle The pile of “women will like this” stuff: * 3 mirrors (4 if […]
Taken somewhere out by Arlington, back in… July?
The dogmonster turned 1 this past weekend, and finally got the backpack we’ve been wanting to get her all year. The day was spent hiking, foraging for mushrooms, and enjoying the company of some good friends from work (and enjoying the first real day off I’ve had for three long months). It was glorious. The […]