Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Interesting article

Brewing up a Civilization

I imagine that before grains were cultivated, they were nearly completely inedible, and fermentation was about the only way to make them useful. So it would make a lot of sense if beer came before bread.

Monday, January 18, 2010

Why isn't this more commonly known?

They're mostly wrong about what oils to use, but still worth reading: Anti-cancer diet

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Hardwood flooring

You have to top-nail the first few rows of hardwood flooring.

We're putting in Brazillian Cherry.

Day 1: It broke my drill bits and laughed at my nails.

Plan for day 2: Get heavier nails. And maybe some spare drill bits.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Good read

...for those worried about cholesterol with my diet: Four patients who changed my life

Monday, January 11, 2010

Pictures from trip

Here they are, more or less unprocessed.

Lightroom doesn't appear to pick up on the fact that I had a red filter set on the B&W ones. Annoying. Just imagine them looking better than they do, ok?