Category Archives: general

Happy Trails!

So, imagine spending the last few months minimizing your life. Deciding what to keep and what to sell off. Everything you’ve decided to keep must fit in 5×10 storage. Next thing will be to leave your job and move out … Continue reading

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Talking the Talk

Not too long ago, I was on the train talking with one of my coworkers, Jayesh, and I saw him working on something. So, I asked him about it. He told me he submitted three different proposals for talks at … Continue reading

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What Dreams May Come

One of the things my wife always found strange about me is that I always try to listen to my dreams.  If I strongly remember a dream after waking up, I try to gleam any useful information from them.  Often, … Continue reading

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5 Things This Nerdy Dad Wants to Share with His Daughters

This is a list of 5 things this Nerdy Dad wants to share with his daughters as they grow up. 5) Eating My eldest daughter has already shown signs that she’s an adventurous eater and I hope her new baby … Continue reading

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War Stories and Job Interviews

I’ve sat on the other side of the table in a job interview. It’s not uncommon in companies for a member of the software team to evaluate a potential candidate, because it’s this team member who will be working everyday … Continue reading

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Nerdy Dads Teach Your Daughters Well

I don’t care if she’s a girl. I’m teaching my daughter how to make stink bombs and potato cannons. And about Star Wars. The day Olivia was born I blasted the above statement on Facebook. My wife and I decided … Continue reading

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Crazy. Insane. Holy Cow.

I am a lost for words. Today, my blog was promoted to the front page of In particular, it was this story that made it’s way there around 1:30 PM Central. I’m just shocked. I didn’t think much of … Continue reading

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