Monthly Archives: June 2009

Sailing Photos

I’m a sucker for hot sailing photos. Recently Glenn turned me onto’s Big Picture feature and I found some good sailing photos – The Volvo Ocean Race and sailing around the world. For you J24 fans here’s a YouTube … Continue reading

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Longest Bike Ride Yet – 129 miles

Saturday we hopped on the Whidbey Island Ferry at Mukilteo and rode forever. Check out the ride on Bikely (which is a pretty cool site for mapping your rides): The ride started with me blowing out my rear tube just … Continue reading

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links for 2009-06-25

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My First Century, The LIVESTRONG Challenge

Every few months my mom emails me asking to use my blog to raise money for one cause or another thinking I write for an audience measuring in the tens of thousands. I try and tell her that I only … Continue reading

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links for 2009-06-22

Handing down the family cottage – The Globe and Mail

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My Favorite Program Manager Books

Welcome Redfin interns! Woo-hoo! Redfin’s summer 2009 intern class started today. Welcome Patrick, David, Daniel, Aeron, Edward and Ben. Seems a fitting time as any to press publish on this post that has been languishing in draft form way too … Continue reading

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A Quick Visit to Salt Spring Island

This past weekend we made a quick visit up to Salt Spring Island (in British Columbia, Canada) to visit my dad. He was there kicking the dirt on a piece of land he bought a few years ago. To get … Continue reading

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links for 2009-06-06

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