after a month of being frustrated and writing bids on projects we wouldn’t get, erin and i re-evaluated what we were doing, how we were approaching the business, and what we should be doing. since then, in a little over a week, we’ve scored 7 new projects on Elance and completed 4 of them. saying… Continue reading freelance success!
so just about all i blog about these days is how the web design gig is going. that probably has something to do with the fact that i’ve been dreaming CSS lately. well this post won’t be any different. and i’m still f’ing dreaming CSS… we recently hit a landmark accomplishment. when we were first… Continue reading out of the woods
so it seems totally contradictory that now that i am home all day i actually have less time to blog than when i was working at albertsons. that probably says something about my job. but that also says something about having kids around and being a parent. and, you know, that part is cool. so,… Continue reading a free second to type…
there comes a time in every blog where the blogger just randomly, for no particular reason and with no malicious intent, disappears. try as you might to bitch, moan, and nag the blogger in question, it is, alas, to no avail. it’s happened before on this blog and it undoubtedly will happen again. this particular… Continue reading post from the dead
topography was yesterday and it’s official, i have Keratoconus, or KC as it’s commonly abbreviated. so the funness comes in here in that i went in for an eye exam, expecting a prescription, on the day my medical benefits from albertsons’ went buh-bye, and now i’ve got a eye condition that needs treatment with no… Continue reading pointy like my eyeball
so, today is my last day with albertsons. thus concludes Operation GTF Out of ABS. there’s a major safety net that is being removed by this transition. stability, decent insurance, a steady paycheck, a moderate, but highly middle class salary. what’s coming in its’ place is a low-paying (comparatively) P/T job and an unsteady, self-motivated… Continue reading ohgodohgod
quick camPAIN post: here’s the banners i made for kucinich. feel free to download and use them if you feel so inclined. —————- Now playing: “Deadboy & The Elephantmen – Break It Off.mp3” via FoxyTunes
it’s official. if you haven’t been checking my calendar (and really, who does?) after thanksgiving i will no longer be a supervalu employee. the concept scares the shit out of me. after 2 years of being a salaried employee making middle class wages with decent enough benefits, it feels like i’m jumping out into ice-cold,… Continue reading it’s official / camPAIN 2008