Archives for 2009

2010 – My Year of Change

Tweet (affiliate link) Reading my new eBook Beyond Blogging (affiliate link) by Nathan Hangen & Mike Cliffe Jones. In 2009 I decided to dig into Social Media and wrap my mind around some of the core tools in its universe. I started this blog Sept. 9th with my 1st post “Where Are You Going?”. Since […]

Pocono Tweetup Scheduled for December 18th

Tweet This is a real quick post to let everyone know that the 1st Pocono Tweetup has been scheduled for December 18th at Panera Bread on Route 611 beginning at 8:15am. Full details can be found at the Pocono Tweetup Ning / Forum under the Events tab. You can sign up to be a member […]

Coffee, Like Minds & Passion

Tweet Coffee Like most people I start my day with a cup of coffee. I’m not a big drinker – one cup / mug usually is enough. Today like last Friday I was brought into a conscious state when I realized I was thinking about my last post Invitation to Coffee in the Pocono Mountains. […]

Invitation to Coffee in the Pocono Mountains

Tweet The Inspiration Last week Jason Trump (twitter: @jtdesigns – blog ) sent out a tweet inviting anyone in the Pocono area to meet up for coffee. A couple days later I had the chance to connect him with Ryan Knapp (twitter: @ryanknapp blog) on twitter that was looking for help designing a web banner. […]

Choosing between WordPress.com or WordPress.org?

Tweet There have been a number of people recently asking the question “What’s the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org?”. There’s a great explanation of this very subject on the Support section of WordPress.com WordPress.com vs. WordPress.org. Still confused after reading the above – then consider these questions. 1. Are you looking for a quick and […]

4 Things To Remember About Adversity

Tweet We all run into adversity at one time or another. Adversity as defined in Merriam-Webster is: a state, condition, or instance of serious or continued difficulty or adverse fortune. Adversity is a learning tool.Adversity teaches us how to view our world from a new perspective. Observe the surroundings, take notes, remember where you are […]

Breaking Through The Resistance

Tweet Inspired by Steven Pressfields’ “the War of Art” Cycles Life comes at us in cycles. From getting out of bed in the morning knowing that in a few short hours we’ll be right back under the covers. The changing of the seasons – spring to summer to autumn to winter and back to spring […]

Just Installed Buy Me A Beer / Coffee WordPress Plugin

Tweet A number of blogs that I have come across lately have had the Buy Me A Beer / Coffee link at the bottom of their posts. Thought this was an interesting idea so I googled plugin buy a coffee and found Ankesh Kotharis’ BlogClout blog explaining the plugin, how to download and install it […]

Pinto ’74 – Gas Tank Back In…

Tweet I’m in the middle of completely redoing the rear suspension. As the original leaf springs were rusted beyond repair I bought replacements from a local spring shop and ordered them 1″ de-arced ( 1″ lower than stock height ). With the new springs I bought rear shackles and new poly-bushings all around for a […]

A Day at Island Dragway

Tweet My son, daughter and her fiance gave to me as a birthday gift a day at Island Dragway. My daughter Caitlin drag races her 2007 Subaru STi along with her fiance Brent who races his worked 91 Talon Tsi. Caitlin asked Brent what they should get me for my birthday and he just looked […]