MacBook Pro Packaging is the Apple of my Sustainable Eye

When you have a MacBook Pro delivered, the nice shiny white Apple box comes inside a less shiny brown shipping box. In fact, the Apple box is suspended inside that shipping box by paper corner pads. While I’m stoked that these packaging pieces are recyclable (Apple does pay attention to the impact of its products),… Continue reading MacBook Pro Packaging is the Apple of my Sustainable Eye

Just A Few of Our Favorite Things from 2011

Every year on January 1st, our little family sits around the kitchen table and talks about the highlights from the year that’s just passed. Then each of us takes a peice of paper, and writes down all of our favorite things from the previous year. After that, I type them up, upload them to Wordle.net,¬†and… Continue reading Just A Few of Our Favorite Things from 2011

Purple Lego Brick Update

We found another purple lego brick! In 2009, I blogged about how rare purple Lego bricks seem to be, so my boys were stoked when they found the single round¬†piece above. We have always wondered why purple Lego bricks were so rare, considering they were one of the “main” colors. When I did my original… Continue reading Purple Lego Brick Update

Found :: My First Flash Movie from 1998

Back in late 1997, Gabo Mendoza single handedly changed the course of interactive communication forever when he unleashed Gabocorp.com (archive removed!) upon an unsuspecting design world. Flash had been around for a short time, but nobody had ever built an entire site with it. In fact, I’m not sure anyone had even thought to…except for… Continue reading Found :: My First Flash Movie from 1998