- 05:38 "Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't." Erica Jong (via @iscool)
- 09:22 Yay! #sjsharks Dan Boyle is on the Canadian olympic team
- 09:32 @motherpucker not sure why they chose the live format to do it... did they really sell that many ads to fill the dead spots?
- 09:36 thrilled to see #sjsharks Heatley, Thornton, Marleau, Boyle on the Canadian Olympic team. Go #Sharks!
- 14:18 New investment model for social enterprises: @villagecapital info session 6 PM Jan 5 2601 Mission St SanFran @hubbayarea #socent
- 17:08 Getting ready to head out to see the #Sharks (my now team) play the #Caps (my old team). Gonna be a great game!
Thursday, December 31, 2009
Wednesday, December 30, 2009
- 05:27 The Major & his family are off to the airport this morning. Has been a great visit even with 5 little kids & 3 dogs in the house.
- 07:58 @sarahkay Happy Birthday! Hope this coming year is your best yet.
- 09:45 Headin out on the last bike ride of the year. 40 miles and 3000 feet of climbing. What fun!
- 15:33 great end-of-year ride with the guys. Neil's focus on bike training shows: he soundly kicked my butt over the 35+ miles.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009
- 05:56 Love waking up on "East Coast Time" while newly home in California. Camped out at the local #Peets so as not to disturb sleeping family.
- 11:03 I love that our next-door neighbor's family owns a dairy farm. We got fresh cheese as a belated xmas gift. yum!
- 12:18 @pathbreaker you still using Twitter?
- 15:33 trying to find a good Thai cooking school to take classes at while in country 1/15-1/17 (Bangkok or Chiang Mai).
Monday, December 28, 2009
- 05:59 Beautiful chilly 5 mile run along the Potomac River this morning in my #fivefingers. Great to run again.
- 07:38 In line at the national botanical gardens. Going to see the holiday trains exhibit with the wee ones
- 11:38 Hit a lull in check-in and security at Dulles. Made it thru in 5 minutes flat. Now to spend the extra time in the red carpet club
- 12:23 @bradrourke nice jacket, Brad! Hope you had as much fun on your run as I did.
- 13:04 Safely on board UA915. SFO, here we come!
- 19:01 Landed 40 minutes early at SFO. Good to be back in California
Sunday, December 27, 2009
- 10:56 Off to see #avatar with my dad. Will be my first 3-D movie in the theatre. Hoping it doesn't suck
- 14:36 ZOMG #avatar was epic.
- 15:13 RT @ceonyc: @Jason If people feared getting fat the way they fear Islamic extremists, we'd be better off + healthcare would be cheaper.
- 21:47 Why some smart people are reluctant to share? bit.ly/7aphNL (via @om) Please make it a point to share more in 2010.
Saturday, December 26, 2009
- 11:50 Thoroughly enjoyed seeing Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes. Highly recommended.
- 19:42 Shhhh! sneaking a second piece of my mom's delicious pecan pie. Love getting fat in the off-season. training begins in January!
- 20:42 RIP Vic Chesnutt. Just came to appreciate your music recently. sorry you were successful this time. bit.ly/4YUPJb
Friday, December 25, 2009
- 08:29 would love an #iPhone app that automatically displays last few tweets/FB updates of anyone I'm about to txt/call
- 10:27 enjoying the luck I'm having finding parking at busy shopping centers. hope I'm not cashing in all my parking karma in the process.
- 12:04 getting ready to make xmas eve dinner: broiled salmon w mustard herb glaze, smashed potatoes & roast brussels sprouts
Thursday, December 24, 2009
- 04:27 about to brave the (still) icy side streets to meet up with good friend @bradrourke for coffee in DC
- 04:30 wow, contacted @amazon cust svc about a delayed delivery and within 10 minutes they'd refunded my shipping charge. w00T!
- 08:49 Great to spend time and mental space with @bradrourke this morning. Glad to have such talented and earnest people around me.
- 08:50 @bradrourke ditto, and any time! (and we should talk more often)
- 08:59 Hey, I'm all for something other than "nonprofit": why not call it the Humanity Sector? bit.ly/8NhLHz
- 12:00 @MsCWitsberger welcome to Twitter!
- 12:22 Trying to purchase my ticket SFO-BKK departing 1/8/10. Very excited to travel!
- 14:39 @lblumenthal thanks for the follow!
- 15:09 Just signed up to run the Mardi Gras half marathon in New Orleans February 28!
- 18:38 Change happens when the cost of the status quo is greater than the risk of change.
Wednesday, December 23, 2009
Tuesday, December 22, 2009
- 05:47 RT @Afine: Fantastic post by @kanter on about best practices for crowdsourcing and social change. bit.ly/6XXxxb
- 08:39 This California kid is having a wild time trying to navigte the icy sidewalks in metro DC
- 11:08 OH: if a chicken makes noise in a bizdev meeting, you gotta whack it!
- 12:06 I love moving files from the Pipeline folder to the Current Clients folder!
- 19:03 @mashenka @dcallejon @denniswhittle great to be a part of the extended GlobalGiving family for lunch today. So proud of how GG has grown
- 19:56 how 'bout that empty net goal from Clowe!? Go #sharks!
Monday, December 21, 2009
Sunday, December 20, 2009
- 06:04 I love the quiet beauty of a snowfall. There's a certain calming stillness found among the dancing flurries.
- 09:49 Borrowed my dad's Vietnam-era combat boots and did the first round of digging out. Snow's still falling
- 14:24 So bummed that snow storm coverage pre-empted the Ironman Championships show on NBC4 in DC. Glad I DVRd in CA
- 16:27 No NFL network on TV at home, so dad & I are beating a path thru the snow to local sports pub to watch #cowboys & #saints play
Saturday, December 19, 2009
- 10:43 Great to be back in DC, if a bit chilly. Not great to be threatened with so much snow tonight/tomorrow. Should've brought my boots!
- 11:46 Looking forward to speaking about Urban Chickens at the Secret Gardens Tour in Oakland: April 2010.
- 12:36 Dear Metro conductor: I know we have to wait for the train ahead to clear, but could you close the damn door? It's cold!!
- 17:54 The flurries are flying in Northern Virginia. This could be fun
- 18:21 Interview with SF Examiner re: @urbanchickens went well. Story to appear at end of year.
Friday, December 18, 2009
- 07:16 hooray! it's payday :)
- 08:13 @smallbiztlc thanks! happy holidays :)
- 10:56 Made it thru TSa with two wee ones just fine. Now safely in row 21 on our way to LAS from SFO
- 10:57 @ncjack happy birthday! Hope this coming year is your best yet.
- 11:07 Watching skirmishes break out over limited overhead space. This could get ugly
- 13:25 Hi Vegas. Bye Vegas. Made our connection in time to pick up chocolate ice cream for the kids. Mow on our way to IAD
- 13:25 Hi Vegas. Bye Vegas. Made our connection in time to pick up chocolate ice cream for the kids. Now on our way to IAD
- 17:55 Touchdown IAD. Not a moment too soon. The wee ones are restless.
- 21:26 nestled in warm at my folks' house. So glad my daughters love flying as mu ch as I do: they, too, beam with joy at takeoff & landing
Thursday, December 17, 2009
- 07:46 @stevegarfield nice combo: 1/2 coffee and 1/2 hot chocolate is a poor man's mocha
- 08:53 top states for small biz? Surprised to see NV (2), WA (5) and OR (38). Not surprised to see CA is #49. bit.ly/8NjOAL
- 10:31 Proud papa moment: watching my daughter perform in the school holiday show matinee
- 15:03 LMAO! RT@FakeAPStylebook It is not necessary to refer to the Mountain Time Zone. There will never be a story from there.
- 16:04 Flight to DC for the holidays leaves in less than 18 hours. Guess I'd better think about packing soon.
- 16:08 @joanhan thanks, Joan! Happy Holidays to you, too. Hope to see you in 2010 around Otterfest time?
- 16:18 @joanhan you don't need to bring m e a bike, but I'll gladly take a 'cross bike off your hands ;)
- 16:18 @nddulac you gotta lead the team to a win tomorrow night so we get a good seed in the playoffs. Happy Holidays, Cap'n!
- 23:26 @PamO That looks like a lot of fun... I need to make sure it doesn't conflict with a triathlon tho, will let you know so you can sponsor me!
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
- 09:35 Just interviewed by NPR Atlanta for a story about urban chickens. We'll see what makes it to the air...
- 09:48 @missusp I'd ask what's the difference between PR and social media and how to measure the ROI of each
- 10:06 @RoadID is the number 108?
- 10:31 Just realized I own 21 different domains. How the heck did that happen?
- 12:28 I hope everyone's day is going as well as mine is. Loving life!
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
- 06:50 Super excited to meet Chris Lieto at tonight's Silicon Valley Tri Club meeting!
- 09:13 @joanhan (re: twitgoo.com/5z78i) glad you made it safe. hope your flight(s) are uneventful
- 09:38 Want to become a recipe tester for Cook's Illustrated like me? Apply here: bit.ly/6Jmi7k
- 17:26 Twitter announces its first business account upgrade: "Contributors" - ow.ly/M6GF (RT @andybeal)
- 18:10 Amen RT @Constance No public option, no Medicare expansion; where's the 'reform' part of the health reform bill?
- 21:44 great talk by @chrislieto at the SVTC meeting tonight. 3 areas he covers for better performance: mental game, nutrition, training
Monday, December 14, 2009
- 11:11 @garykebbel good luck, Gary!
- 20:59 Listening to 'Agaetis Byrjun' by Sigur Ros for the first time in a long time. Wow, did I miss this music! bit.ly/93m40j
- 22:35 @wendyconway it's gotta be something about killing the trees
Sunday, December 13, 2009
- 07:33 Meeting my friend Dave for a swim in the SF Bay at Redwood Shores. Cold and wet!
- 08:44 Mother nature got the best of us in the Bay. Aborted a frigid swim. Will spend rest of day trying to thaw
- 10:36 getting ready to take the girls to see Princess and the Frog. Good entertainment for a rainy day
- 14:33 Girls loved the Princess and the Frog. Cute story, great old-school animation. Classic Disney fun.
- 20:17 @PamO LOL. happens to the best of us
Saturday, December 12, 2009
Friday, December 11, 2009
- 07:53 @dangillmor I think use of retweet v RT may have something to do with the interface used to do so
- 15:53 @iad2la new skinny? or old skinny? you're talking the FTC disclosure stuff that came out earlier in the Fall, yes?
- 16:11 @racevine resolved to finish three 70.3s in 2010 (Wildflower, Vineman and one TBD)
- 23:51 Great dart match tonight. Came back from 1-6 to win 9-8!
Thursday, December 10, 2009
Wednesday, December 09, 2009
- 08:40 @sesamebuns congrats on your run! I saw your tweet up while running by the @phVegas video screen: cool stuff. safe travels to you too!
- 09:00 walking Hannah to school reveals my pre-race plans to go to Tai Chi this morning were a bit ambitious: don't think ITB is up to it yet.
- 09:54 @Zensah [Arm Sleeve that reflects at night for safety & has a pocket for your iPod] #zensah bit.ly/5RN2Bl
- 13:54 .@joanhan make sure to stop at the Deschutes Brewery -- their Black Butte Porter is to die for! bit.ly/De2jH
- 16:12 loving that months of hard work are paying off in multiple arenas: marathon now run and today was awarded a new work contract
- 16:19 @smallbiztlc congrats on the new contract!
- 16:23 @smallbiztlc ain't that the truth?! hope your honeymoon phase lasts a long, long time!
- 23:08 Fellow disgruntled iPhone users: want to let ATT know where coverage sucks? there's now an app for that! bit.ly/8VrXrN
Tuesday, December 08, 2009
- 08:51 @PamO I have no doubt that if you put your mind to it, you'll beat the 8yo next year. We can train 2gether when you come to RWC next!
- 08:51 @ncjack Thank you, Nina!
- 08:57 Thankful I can still touch my toes this morning. Hanging out in Vegas for the day, then flying home tonight.
- 18:52 Hanging out at LAS waiting for a delayed flight home to SFO. Easy to spot fellow runners shuffling thru airport
- 19:48 awesome. someone used one of my CC'd photos from my trip to Malaysia to create a cool work of art bit.ly/7JowwI
- 21:39 Landed at SFO. Now to catch the train home.
Monday, December 07, 2009
- 05:01 Up early in Vegas. Starting the marathon at 6:15. It's time to do this!
- 12:03 Yay! First marathon in the bag in 4:43 unofficially
- 16:52 @dallant @cbracy @pamo thanks so much! was a great race, and I think I might just do another one next year :)
- 17:37 burned 4000 calories on the race this morning. Got some of them back via a Krispy Kreme Glazed Donut just now (my weakness)
Sunday, December 06, 2009
- 07:41 TSA lines at SFO are enormous this morning. WTF?
- 08:01 Evidently many TSA screeners called in sick at SFO terminal 3 today. Get to airport early!
- 10:06 20 minutes early into LAS means I've got 45 min to work before Thom lands from IAH
- 10:46 @iad2la TSA slowness must just be a weekend thing (has been a while since I've flown on the weekend). Gonna be a fun holiday travel season!
- 10:51 Thanks for all the Las Vegas marathon well-wishes! I'll need them at mile 22 tomorrow. Good luck to all my SVTC peeps running CIM in Sacto
- 18:13 Dinner reservations at 8:45p at Caffe Giorgio. Last pasta meal before the run! #lv262
Saturday, December 05, 2009
- 05:36 24 hours til flight to Vegas. 48 hours til the marathon start. weekend here we come! #lv262
- 10:16 RT @encorelasvegas: Join us for a post-race Tweet Up on Sunday at 12p with our friends @societycafe! RSVP here: bit.ly/7kpln6 #Lv262
- 13:21 @billjohnston congratulations, Bill!
- 13:23 @mashenka will be in DC on 12/21. You in the office that afternoon for a drop-by?
- 15:52 Shouldn't be too hard to spot the healthy runners amidst all the usual waddlers at LAS tomorrow #lv262
- 18:47 @sarahkay you can take the girl out of Virginia... but you can't deflock her tree!
- 18:48 @glennstrachan my deepest sympathies to you and yours, Glenn< /li>
- 20:58 Dammit. Just as I learn to love using EtherPad, it posts of shut down in 3/2010 (thx, Google) bit.ly/6z5nDl
Friday, December 04, 2009
- 09:16 wondering why my gmail sponsored links keep coming up with ads in chinese characters. is this a hint?
- 10:07 @cwolz @imawindycitygal thanks for the CMS recommndations!
- 10:11 @pelesmk I hear ya on your #Garmin 310XT issues. mine's losing data and I can't update firmware because I have a Mac (no ANT support yet)
- 11:23 @gwachob have a great time at the Tank. go #Sharks!
- 11:54 Wikepedia Community at inflection point. What to do when a community's primary purpose shifts? bit.ly/8DFCFb
- 14:27 @mikeuph thanks for the link... rankspeed.com looks like it'll be useful for a lot of comparisons
- 17:38 all these FB pleas: "get 50,000 to join and my weak-willed so-n-so will quit a bad habit"... or else what? we each get $10?
Thursday, December 03, 2009
- 10:20 happy to say 2010 is already looking exciting on the work front!
- 12:58 Cooling my heels waiting for roadside assistance to arrive
- 13:21 Battery jumped, engine running, off to the repair shop under my own power
- 15:43 minivan's back in service: just needed a new battery (after only 5 years? not as durable as I'd thought!)
- 19:17 acted on the impulse to bake another pumpkin pie. house sure smells yummy while it's baking
- 20:06 watching Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer with my girls. classic
- 21:48 anyone out there able to point to a good resource to compare CMS features?
Wednesday, December 02, 2009
Tuesday, December 01, 2009
- 09:06 Dear retailer on the web: just because I bought something from you once, long ago, doesn't mean you must ALL spam me today, Cyber Monday
- 10:15 @sesamebuns safe travel to Vegas... see you at the starting line on Sunday?
- 10:17 @phVegas run strong, run long, TK! We're back to doing triathlons in 2010
- 10:49 Mahler's Symphony No. 1 is the perfect Monday morning soundtrack bit.ly/7pHHK9
- 16:23 Research shows it's human nature to help, which means all the asshats out there fight hard to act so bit.ly/5QtjHT
- 16:35 @ncjack see you at Vineman 70.3 next year!
- 16:41 @ncjack had a similar issue when I signed up for WF+Vineman. Wanna help me organize a tweetup at Wildflower? (I'm doing long course)