Archive for August, 2010

LEGOs Hurt My Feet

I love LEGOs, and I’m so happy that my kids (now aged 4, 6 and 8 ) are getting into them. The time has come to make the LEGO a mainstay of the creative toys in our house, which means moving them to the family room. But have you ever stepped on a LEGO? It […]

Last Windows 2000 Holdout

In the fall of 1999 I got a Windows 2000 computer. This was a huge step up from Windows 98 and from NT, and I rediscovered that Microsoft could get it right sometimes. I ignored the eye candy version when it came out (Windows XP) until SP2 when they actually had something worth upgrading for. […]