The Space Station Bakeshop Captain’s Log

Archive for March, 2009

Books 2009

Last year I kept a log of the books I read during the year.  I enjoyed it so much that I thought I would do it again in 2009.
The Shack (Wm. Paul Young) Fiction
Double Whammy (Carl Hiaasen) Fiction
Scat (Carl Hiaasen) Youth Fiction
The Girl With No Shadow (Joanne Harris) Fiction

TechShop Durham Opening

Today was the opening day for TechShop Durham, “your very own DIY workshop”. There were demos of several pieces of equipment, and instructors on hand to answer questions.

This is my name on a sign created by the ShopBot (in the background). Kevin has already taken the Safety and Basic Usage (SBU) [...]

Tequila Shot Friday

This week’s Tequila Shot Friday is dedicated to Katie, who can make an awesome St. Patrick’s Day meal for the Gunnerill compound (appetizers, salad in a martini glass, beef and Guinness stew, peas, and gingerbread cake). This will surely be a St. Patrick’s Day to remember…
Katie and Sue partook of the “Teuqila Gold Ultra [...]

Weekend in the Mountains

Last weekend we headed up to Boone for a relaxing weekend get-away. On the way up, Desdemona was able to legitimately use her fog lights!

Saturday was spent poking around on King Street. The Mast General Store was having a sale, and I got some Teva shoes. After a stop at the Bead [...]