GM 2017

From September 11-18th, I joined nearly 600 fellow Automatticians for our annual Grand Meetup, in Whistler Village, BC.

Since we all work remotely full-time, meetups like these are great and rare opportunities to catch up in person. The Grand Meetup has the added benefit of not just involving a team or two, but the whole company.

Although tiring, it was a great time, and I’m looking forward to next year!

I didn’t get a ton of photos, but managed to snap a few during downtime:

House Update

In the last few months, I’ve lost momentum working on projects around the house.

I did a pretty good sprint of work when I first bought the house – lots of painting, hanging shelves, and replacing lights, counters and appliances. Once the place got into liveable shape, though I kind of ran out of steam — I’ve been stepping around the last remaining boxes and, outside of the constant battle against the backyard’s blackberries, living with things the way they are.

Now I’m tallying a list of final projects, to start working on them in the late summer and fall.

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