New site theme

Updating the site theme has been on my “to do” list for quite some time. When creating any new site, I usually start with the Thematic WordPress Theme Framework and start modifying to suit the needs of the site. I have always had a dark theme for my site, and not many customizations beyond that…

Solar Hot Water Retrofit

When our house was built in 1988, a solar hot water system was installed. Although providing hot water reliably throughout the seven years we have lived here, the twenty year old system was needing some attention. In particular, the solar storage tank had started to leak, and standing water under one’s house is never really…

CompassionateChild.com Launched

Suzanne’s new site, www.CompassionateChild.com, is an online resource for information and opportunities to all those seeking to exercise efforts in helping the world thrive through nurturing the inherent love and compassion our children are born to share

Oboe Launched

There wasn’t much fanfare, really. In fact, there were only a few of us left in the office at 3:00am Wednesday morning, November 30th, when the new MP3tunes site was rolled out. The east coast was just starting to come to life, and the initial articles would soon be hitting news sites. The speculation would…

MP3tunes and Project Oboe

Back in March, 2005 I joined MP3tunes, a new Michael Robertson company, to head up the development team. The initial site was developed by the Linspire web team, and soon after launch the site was spun off into a separate company. My initial team was pretty small. Including myself, the team consisted of, well, one…