Category Archives: Try This!

The Happiness Final

Last year, I was taking a course called “A Life of Happiness and Fulfillment”. It’s really good, I would recommend it. But not long ago, I was looking at the site and realized I had never actually finished the course. … Continue reading

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Favorite: Free Code Camp

If you’re interested in learning web development, and you like checking things off a list and getting little encouraging messages, this is the place. HTTPS://www.freecodecamp.org Not only have I worked my way through most of the front end development section, … Continue reading

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VR or not VR?

Having just come back from an event where I was able to experience a couple of different VR demos, I feel fully qualified to give my opinion about what we should and should not be doing with VR. We should: … Continue reading

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Quote: 10,000 ways

I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. Thomas A. Edison

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Fear says

Fear says: Don’t do it You can’t do it right It’s a waste of time There is no point It doesn’t matter Joy says: Try  

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Quote: What to do

“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

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Favorite: Meetup.com

I don’t even think of this as a favorite, because it’s more like a tool. One that lets me find out about all kinds of groups and meetings the area that I can go to. https://www.meetup.com I still have a … Continue reading

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So Close

But I wasn’t paying attention. It must have happened on Sunday when I was driving back from IKEA. It would have been cool because you could also turn it upside down and it would the same. So close.

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The Henson stitch dilemma

Sometimes I make notes for myself and later I wonder what I meant. This is my note: “Henson stitch dilemma”. The context, I know, is puppet making. This is one of those things you learn when you start figuring out … Continue reading

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How to get through your to-do list

First, make your to-do list, but don’t include everything under the sun. Start out with about 9 things that you can do (or make progress on) in half an hour or less. Find a random number generator, roll some dice, … Continue reading

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