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Tortellini Salad

This is a family favorite summer salad, and it’s also very good at potlucks. It’s easy to make and doesn’t contain any mayo or eggs, so it’s very forgiving in hot weather. Originally I...

New Toy 0

New Toy

The old air compressor that I bought back in high school when I was painting the MG, has been getting tired and cranky lately. It keeps overheating, and I’ve been feeling like I’m spending...

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Muffins (not waffles)

I made muffins today. They were peach and blueberry. They looked like this. They were a result of a sudden desire for muffins at breakfast. I ended up walking through the rain to get...

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A little something I made in Inkscape. It only took me a couple hours. Most like this will take me days. It was actually an assignment for school.

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Buzz Aldrin at the Pops

We went to the Pops last night. It was a special event that was part of the Giant Leaps symposium at MIT, which was in honor of the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11...

Balanced Ternary 0

Balanced Ternary

Do you have a favorite number system? I do. Knuth said: Perhaps the prettiest number system of all, is the balanced ternary notation. Balanced ternary is a number system where the radix is 3,...

Class of 1984 0

Class of 1984

Chris had her 25th college reunion last weekend. Quite a few of her friends were back in town. Here’s a picture of her with her friend Ellen at the big Saturday night gala. And...

Hello Again 0

Hello Again

Peter hasn’t really been posting much on his own, so we’re adding the rest of the family as editors. Hopefully that’ll result in a little better traffic. Here’s a picture of the kids at...