Archive for date: June 20, 2005

Return of Design – Individual Color

June 20, 2005 | Blogging, Web Programming | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’m not color saavy savvy enough to actually design a good color scheme for websites. What I did years ago was come up with a particular blue (#336699) and just chose to use it as the predominant color for my website. I keep thinking that it would be nice to add some different colors, but […]

More Food Thoughts…

June 20, 2005 | Cooking and Recipes | By: Mark VandeWettering

While I was out touring wine country this last weekend, I began to think a bit more about something that I’ve only recently become to realize: that many of the foods which are handed down to us over the years are only edible because of the actions of other critters. Beer, bread, and wine all […]

JuiceBox Hacking

June 20, 2005 | My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

I can’t really stop geeking even when on vacation with my wife. We stopped in at the Target in Napa to pick up some toothbrushes (I always forget to pack ’em) and found that they had the Mattel Juicebox on the clearance aisle. The Juicebox is a tiny little media player intended for kids, but […]

My weekend

June 20, 2005 | Cooking and Recipes, My Diary | By: Mark VandeWettering

Yeah, my blog was a little sparse on the nerd front this weekend: Carmen and I were off for a short anniversary getaway in Napa, sampling some of the local food and wine and generally trying to relax. We give a hearty thumbs up to Julia’s restaurant in the Copia center in Napa. We began […]