Last night we started building The Happy Isles puzzle.

We made good progress but Raquel is very impatient to find out what the “reveal” is and did not like my suggestion that we pick away at the puzzle over the next few days.

As news of community and school spread increases here in Nova Scotia I have been thinking about the potential for another lock down period.

I definitely have developed a strong dependence on the dogs. Without them I would definitely go stir crazy.

This xkcd is immediately one of my all time favourites

Final Exam

I feel like I need to inflate a rooms worth of balloons just so I can celebrate the election finally being called by jumping around and popping them.

I am always astonished by how applying some artificial constraints to my regular work routine always leads to a surge in creativity. I am feeling pretty jazzed about work potential today.

I can honestly say that I did not expect to spend my evening watching someone solve a sudoku puzzle.

Even more shocking is that I feel the need to share the joy of this with others!

I usually don’t follow US politics but every now and then I see a clip that reminds me that I really should avoid US politics if I don’t want to be sad on every level.

See if you can spot the math error. 🤦‍♂️

— Scott English (@iamscottenglish) March 6, 2020

Above 📷 That moment when you realize it is time to start the work of the day.

Spending the day figuring out how to deploy and run a web application with Kubernetes and Istio.

Received my copy of “The Meaning of Liff”. Immediately rewarded with some great words.

Abilene adj Descriptive of the pleasing coolness on the reverse side of the pillow.

Abligo n. One who prides himself on not even knowing what day of the week it is.

I took a moment to complete a Myers-Briggs evaluation today to see if I have changed from when I had done completed one previous. Results were ENTJ today.

My favourite part of the description was definitely

Commanders are also characterized by an often ruthless level of rationality

This is hands down my favourite news story of the year, possibly longer. How Do You Move A Bookstore

vulnerability and the ability to say I don’t know

TEDTalks : Diana Laufenberg: How to Learn?

This is one of the best talks on education I’ve heard in a while.

the greatest thing I have probably seen ever.

I ♥ math!