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  • The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    Jan 26, 2015 9:34

     

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator: How to Build Your Portfolio to Maximize Returns and Minimize Risk, William J. Bernstein I read this book many years ago but on recommending it to a friend of mine who was looking for advice on […]

     
  • Top Dog

    Jan 26, 2015 9:23

     

    Top Dog

    Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing, Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman I finished it, but it was a bit of a slog. Some interesting tidbits along the way where the authors aggregated a handful of studies for the […]

     
  • Boreal Training

    Jan 18, 2015 14:20

     

    Boreal Training

    A day getting used to the skis up at Tahoe before we hit Utah next month

     
  • Family Photos

    Jan 11, 2015 20:07

     

    Family Photos

    With two great grandchildren under two, family photos don’t always go as planned…

     
  • Back in Geyserville

    Jan 5, 2015 20:09

     

    Back in Geyserville

    Making the most of the sunshine (even though it’s freezing outside!)…

     
  • Christmas in Australia

    Dec 28, 2014 3:08

     

    Christmas in Australia

    We ventured to Adelaide for Christmas this year, the first time we’ve been in Adelaide for the holiday season since 2009. The jet lag rule of thumb – that it takes a day per hour of time change – was […]

     
 
 
 
 
 
  • The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    Jan 26, 2015 9:34

     

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator: How to Build Your Portfolio to Maximize Returns and Minimize Risk, William J. Bernstein Rating: ★★★★½  I...

     
 
  • The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    Jan 26, 2015 9:34

     

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator: How to Build Your Portfolio to Maximize Returns and Minimize Risk, William J. Bernstein Rating: ★★★★½  I...

     
 
  • Warm Springs Loop

    Warm Springs Loop

    Nov 23, 2014 15:01

     

    KT and I managed a rare getaway to check out the Warm Springs loop around Lake Sonoma this morning. 15.4 miles and 4200 feet of climbing had...

     
 
 

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  • The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator

    Jan 26, 2015 9:34

     

    The Intelligent Asset Allocator: How to Build Your Portfolio to Maximize Returns and Minimize Risk, William J. Bernstein Rating: ★★★★½  I...

     
  • Top Dog

    Top Dog

    Jan 26, 2015 9:23

     

    Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing, Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman Rating: ★★★☆☆  I...

     
  • Boreal Training

    Boreal Training

    Jan 18, 2015 14:20

     

     
  • Family Photos

    Family Photos

    Jan 11, 2015 20:07

     

    With two great grandchildren under two, family photos don’t always go as planned… ...

     
  • Back in Geyserville

    Back in Geyserville

    Jan 5, 2015 20:09

     

    Making the most of the sunshine (even though it’s freezing outside!)… ...

     
  • Christmas in Australia

    Christmas in Australia

    Dec 28, 2014 3:08

     

    We ventured to Adelaide for Christmas this year, the first time we’ve been in Adelaide for the holiday season since...

     
  • Christmas Tree Time

    Christmas Tree Time

    Nov 29, 2014 20:31

     

     
  • Warm Springs Loop

    Warm Springs Loop

    Nov 23, 2014 15:01

     

    KT and I managed a rare getaway to check out the Warm Springs loop around Lake Sonoma this morning. 15.4 miles and 4200...

     
  • Early Thanksgiving

    Early Thanksgiving

    Nov 16, 2014 10:40

     

    We headed out to Inverness this weekend for an early Thanksgiving gathering with Lisa’s parents, brother’s family...

     
  • Cheryl Visits Wine Country

    Cheryl Visits Wine Country

    Nov 16, 2014 9:48

     

    Thanks for coming to see us Chezza, always to fun to see you!

     
  • A Weekend in Mendocino

    A Weekend in Mendocino

    Nov 5, 2014 19:30

     

    Last weekend Lisa and I took a couple of days away from the munchkins (thanks Grandma and Grandpa!) to venture up the...

     
  • Halloween

    Halloween

    Nov 2, 2014 13:09

     

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  • A Few Seconds of Panic

    A Few Seconds of Panic

    Oct 23, 2014 11:43

     

    A Few Seconds of Panic, Stefan Fatsis Rating: ★★★½☆  This is another repeat author...

     
  • Pumpkin Picking

    Pumpkin Picking

    Oct 12, 2014 7:49

     

    It’s that time of year again, some shots of our excursion to the little pumpkin patch down the road from our house. ...

     
  • Harvest 2014

    Harvest 2014

    Oct 4, 2014 15:23

     

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  • Antifragile

    Antifragile

    Sep 16, 2014 7:10

     

    Antifragile, Nassim Nicholas Taleb Rating: ★★★½☆  I have thoroughly enjoyed reading...

     
  • Peach Season

    Peach Season

    Aug 18, 2014 19:55

     

    Boxes and boxes of fresh peaches coming off the tree in the backyard at the moment, I know two little Vegemites that are...

     
  • DIY Water Table

    DIY Water Table

    Aug 16, 2014 13:06

     

    I’ve had a few requests for the schematic for the water table I built the kids for Max’s first birthday, so I...

     
  • Max Turns One!

    Max Turns One!

    Aug 10, 2014 14:02

     

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  • Pre-Dinner Swim

    Pre-Dinner Swim

    Jul 25, 2014 19:37

     

    Can’t beat a pre-dinner swim with these two water babies to finish up the week! ...