Monthly Archives: June 2014

More storage, Captain! We bought a WD My Cloud NAS device

We’re running out of space around here. I’ve been digitizing our Blu-ray and DVD collection, and my original 2 TB hard drive partition has rapidly filled up. What to do? I have a dream of having our music and video … Continue reading

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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

I was in Chicago earlier this month, and I went to see X-Men: Days of Future Past with my colleague after a long day. This is the recent sequel to the 2011 film X-Men: First Class. While Matthew Vaughn successfully … Continue reading

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Business Trip to Chicago

I was recently in Chicago for a businesd trip. I had spent most of my Sunday morning fighting the good fight against the backyard patio, then rushed inside to shower and pack up for my flight out of Newark on … Continue reading

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It seems our shipment of packing boxes arrived

It seems our shipment of packing boxes arrived. We have been moving all of our stuff to the storage unit, decluttering the house as we go week by week. We used up all of the original moving boxes that we … Continue reading

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Packing up the house on Memorial Day weekend

We arranged with my parents to take the kids over Memorial Day weekend, so that we could begin the process to clean and pack up the house in earnest without distraction. Having the kids around isn’t bad, but with all … Continue reading

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Visiting the Chackos at LBI

After attending the Trenton Thunder baseball game, we drove down to Long Beach Island to meet up with my sister-in-law and her husband, and my niece for dinner. It took us about 90 mins to get from Trenton to LBI, … Continue reading

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Church outing to watch the Trenton Thunder

As a member of the newly reformed Men’s Group at our church (St. Barnabas Episcopal Church), we organized a fun outing for our interested parishioners to see a Trenton Thunder┬áminor league AA baseball game down in Trenton. The Ipes have … Continue reading

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