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Tech

After being talked into the field of Computer Science by a tour guide at Midland Luthern College in Fremont, Nebraska, I joined the program at Simpson College in 1998 and got my first computer ever that Christmas.  Though I got a late start, I dove in head first.  I received my Bachelors in Computer Science […]

Sports

I’ve grown up a sports junkie.  I’ve always loved baseball, but football has been the sport that has giving me the most opportunities.  I played both of those in college as a Simpson (IA) Storm.  Previous to that I played football, basketball, soccer and baseball in high school for the Newton Cardinals.  Also either in […]

Family

I was raised in Newton, Iowa, the original home of Maytag and the Newton Senior High Cardinals.  After getting my Bachelors in Computer Science from Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, my wife Amy and I started a family in Omaha, Nebraska,  Her hometown.  We have a son, Graham, daughter, Flynn and a loving Golden Retriever, […]

Moving…

I/We are officially moving. We’re moving houses as well, but I was talking about my blog.  It has been hosted with Newtek (formerly Crystaltech, http://thesba.com/) and running on BlogEngine.NET (http://dotnetblogengine.net/) for years and it seems like I spent more time updating it then posting.  I know that’s mostly my fault since I enjoy the technical side […]

My Playing Career

I am originally from Newton, IA.  I grew up playing any sport I could.  I started playing YMCA soccer at 5 years old, flag football and basketball at 9.  I also started tee ball at 5 and baseball was always my favorite sport.  For soccer, I got involved with NASA, the Newton Area Soccer Association, […]

Google CR-48 Cromebook

I got home the other day and saw a package on the front step.  I didn't think much of it, I kinda have an addiction to ordering stuff off of Amazon.  Then my wife said, "What'd you get now?".  I got to thinking, I haven't ordered anything in a few days, I wonder what it […]