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Aug
04

Emma in Brooklyn

A huge consideration in our decision to move to Brooklyn was Emma’s experience (she’s about 20 months old
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Jul
05

Last Days in Chicago

Last week we moved to Brooklyn after a decade of living in Chicago. I had the privilege of spending our
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Jun
14
Why We're Leaving Chicago and Moving to New York

Why We're Leaving Chicago and Moving to New York

I moved to Chicago eleven years ago. Rachel moved here the year after that. If you know us or have
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May
29

City Living

A few weeks ago my parents flew to Chicago for an extended weekend. Living in Phoenix, they don’t get
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Mar
23

My Chicago Birthday

Today is my eleventh Chicago birthday. I moved to Chicago on March 22nd, 2005. But that’s not the day
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Mar
16

New York City in March

Earlier this month we took a trip to New York City. Some would say that New York is the Greatest
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Mar
02

Why and How I Get Up At 4:30

2020 Disclaimer: I don’t do this anymore. It worked great until it didn't. Six hours of sleep isn't sustainable
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Feb
23

Hawaii

About 15 years ago, my parents bought a timeshare in Hawaii. About every year since, they’ve spent a week
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Dec
29

HN Comments on Kids and Coding

In my post on programming BASIC on the TRS-80, I lamented how much harder it is for kids to start
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Dec
27
Programming in BASIC on the TRS-80

Programming in BASIC on the TRS-80

I started programming when I was six years old. If that sounds impressive to you, it’s only because you
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