Tesla Model 3: Quick Thoughts

Assuming you haven’t been living under a rock, you’re probably aware that Tesla Motors recently unveiled their “car for the masses” recently.  This is a big deal for many reasons, most of which I won’t bother to rehash here.  As a current Tesla vehicle owner, however, I wanted to provide my friends, family, and followers with my quick thoughts on this car, why it may be relevant to you, and hopefully answer the most common questions I’ve been getting.  Enjoy!

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Star Wars Toy Review: BB-8 Toy by Sphero & Millennium Falcon Quad-copter by Air Hogs

A slew of new Star Wars toys have arrived, hot on the heels of the theatrical debut of Star Wars: Episode VII.  Ready for the 2015 holiday shopping season, both the BB-8 toy by Sphero and the Millennium Falcon Quad-copter by Air Hogs are sure to please the Star Wars geek on your shopping list.

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Forget about movie night, let’s bring back the orchestra!

Early last week I received an unordinary email from my Mom.  Getting electronic mail from my mother is far from rare, but the content of this message was atypical.  In some fateful turn of events she had two members of her usual concert-going crowd cancel for the up-coming  orchestra concert.  Would the wife and I like to join?  My answer was a quick YES!

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Introduction

Wisdom begins in wonder.
Socrates

Look around you.  The world is filled with things of beauty.  And if you look beyond the surface, most of those items are filled with something inexplicable.  Every day we encounter the unexpected, the unfamiliar.  Many of us turn a blind eye, going about our business with focus on only the task at hand.  It is only when you  seek to explore the wonder around you that you achieve, as Socrates says, wisdom. Continue reading Introduction