August 2000

Summary: Rebuilt my web site, Polished my resume, Prepared for the move to San Francisco

Dates on this page

Tue 1

worked on the redesign of my personal web site.

Wed 2

got a filling put in - upper right wisdom tooth. sold a scsi card at pc trades for $50. dinner with kk and shelly at the waterfront restaurant called the waterfront. our server there carded kevin and me! i finished creating my sans souci playlist.

Thu 3

installed mouseremote and maX10 so that i can control winamp and powerdvd remotely. lunch with mikey at cafe hue.

Fri 4

golden gardens beach (which sounds better in french: la plage des jardins d'or) with mikey. biked around here and there.

Sat 5

stayed home, worked on the web site.

Sun 6

lunch with mikeob at daly's on eastlake. mikey stopped by for a few minutes to drop something off and check out the new web site. i read Adobe Acrobat 4.0 Classroom In A Book Second Edition.

Tue 8

organized europe photos. took mikey to the airport. lunch at world wrapps on broadway. grocery shopping at QFC. bought flowers at Camellia Design, which is a really nice flower shop. web site work at home. mikeob came over to visit for a bit.

Wed 9

lunch at tacos guayamas. printed portrait photos for patrick.

Thu 10

doctor appointment.

Fri 11

steve came over in the afternoon to pick up stuff for his garage sale. i worked on my resume today.

Sat 12

more resume work. takeout for dinner from ballet.

Sun 13

dinner with mikeob at siam on broadway. drinks and computer stuff afterwards at my place.

Mon 14

lunch with kennedy at chinoise cafe on madison, then came back to my place to do computer stuff. researched salary ranges for senior web developer positions.

Tue 15

made a 2-egg omelette and hash browns for breakfast. took the car in to get an oil change - the people are nice there, but i waited forever. lunch at kfc. dinner with steve at monsoon.

Wed 16

lunch with kk at firenze. sat in the sun by lake sammamish reading jakob nielsen's designing web usability at idylwood park.

Thu 17

dinner with marc, jenny, and mikeob at jimmy's table.

Fri 18

mailed packages for dexter and victor. lunch at angel's thai cuisine. grocery shopping and other errands. it rained today!

Sat 19

stayed home, read more of jakob nielsen, worked on the website.

Sun 20

dinner at ray's boathouse then x-men at pacific place with kevin and shelly.

Mon 21

web work at home. finished reading designing web usability.

Tue 22

web work at home. late lunch at New American Broadway Grill.

Wed 23

lunch with kennedy at Cafe Flora.

Thu 24

reread Killer Websites by David Siegel and Hotwired Style by Jeffrey Veen so that I could get rid of them. sunbathed at volunteer park. dinner with bryan at fleming's prime steakhouse and wine bar, which just opened in Seattle this month.

Sat 26

arrived in san francisco for househunting. dinner at my friend with patrick. stayed with brian and kelly.

Sun 27

breakfast at the port cafe with brian, kelly, and patrick. renttech. dinner at firewood with brian, kelly, and patrick. club inferno at paradise lounge with brian, kelly, and patrick.

Tue 29

breakfast at sparky's with patrick. late lunch at osaka sushi with patrick. househunting all day.

Wed 30

mexican food with tina, daniel, and patrick at tina and daniel's new place in sonoma. beauty and the beast (vhs) with tina, daniel, and patrick.

Thu 31

doughnuts with tina, washed luna, pasta pomodoro with patrick. patrick's first day teaching 30 students. shoe shopping at stonestown mall.