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Found out recently about this site. It allows you to enter departure and destination cities (by prefecture) and even specify the time of day you want to travel. I've been thinking more lately about taking advantage of Japan's many overnight... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Posting this as a resource for my gardening peeps. Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Probably posted this after Ricky Jay's too soon death, but, if I did, it doesn't negate the miraculous nature of what Ricky Jay could do. The only video I've ever seen that made me believe that someone else was in... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
A while back, when I was looking for motorcycles to rent on vacation, I found out that Hertz — I get discounts and bonus miles when I rent from Hertz using my ANA credit card — rents motorcycles in a... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Due to some changes in Typepad security, I was unable to post for about two months. Back in business after an upgrade to MarsEdit 4. Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
My last trip had me hobnobbing with the likes of these folks Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Been having some trouble uploading posts from MarsEdit. My help desk response from Typepad said that they've implemented some security changes to the API and that those changes are causing some headaches for users of 3rd party apps. If this... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Just needed a place to save this link, so I could find some of these things again. I haven't switched to something new since del.icio.us stopped taking new bookmarks. Looking for green web hosting? free and open source collaboration software?... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Posted Mar 20, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Really interested in checking this out. Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
I saw a post recently at 101 Cookbooks about pasta videos. Heidi points to the YouTube channel Pasta Grannies that has videos of Italian grannies cooking in their own kitchens. She has some sample videos in the post and they... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Cal Newport was on Innovation Hub this week. I read his blog and I think he makes a lot of sense w/r/t being intentional about our use of technology. Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
Just did this on a jar of pickles that I needed for a Nashville Hot Chicken Recipe. Worked like a dream. Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2019 at tonari no shibafu
I hope you're all going to have a good holiday. Drink some eggnog for me. Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
Misa and I are just back from a short tr... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
Man, I love this show. Reminded of said love by Treehugger Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
Been following the Ed Coan template for ... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2018 at 的射
Gotta hit this place in Ginza. Japanese restaurant staffed only by women. O - mo - te - na - shi via Boston Sake Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
In the near future, I'm going to password protect this site. I'll notify frequent visitors to the site of a username and password for access. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
Next Sunday, as every year, there will b... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
1) Loved Rami Malek in Mr. Robot 2) Love... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2018 at tonari no shibafu
Went to the gym today. Got 80 kg on bench pretty easy without a spot, so I'm going to calculate my cycle based on a 85 kg 1 RM. Also did 50 kg on standing behind the neck press, which'll... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2018 at 的射
Switching to a power cycle (probably next week). Found this spreadsheet of a 10-week peaking cycle from the great Ed Coan. I'll have to go for some PRs this week (sumo squat w/bands, bench, sumo deadlift) to make sure I... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2018 at 的射