We visited Banff and Jasper National Parks in the Canadian Rockies earlier this month. It was unusually cool for this time of year, even for the Canadian Rockies, and we experienced a snow storm enroute to Jasper from Banff!
With work colleagues, I recently did some volunteering work at a local non-profit, Spirit Open Equestrian, which offers numerous healing programs involving therapeutic riding, equine assisted learning and psychotherapy programs. We learned about the program, how to take work with and take care of horses, and also spent some time …read more
I've been in London for nearly a week and a half for the IETF 101 meeting, and stayed the weekend after to visit and catch up with my (many) relatives here. This Sunday (March 25th) I walked around London with my brother and his wife. A bit chilly and overcast …read more
I'm in Puerto Rico for the DNS-OARC Workshop and ICANN 61 meeting. Yesterday, with some conference friends, we visited the world famous Arecibo Observatory. From it's completion in 1963 until about mid-2016, it was the world's largest radio telescope (at which time it was overtaken by the Aperture Spherical Telescope …read more
I've redone my website, something I've been planning to do for quite a while. I'm now using the Pelican static site generator. Over the next few days, I will also be pulling content from my old (and long neglected) blog hosted on Google's blogger platform gradually back to this site …read more
We visited (completely unannounced) a small village in Srimongol, Bangladesh on this day. The locals (and especially the kids) were delighted to see us. And one of the young girls, Jasmin, even invited us into their family's home to sit down with them for a bit.
Here's a short video …read more
I've put up some photos from both parks at Google Photos:read more
We went on vacation earlier this month to visit national parks in Washington State.
I've put up photos from the spectacular Mount Rainier National Park here:
We also visited Olympic and the North Cascades National Park. I hope to organize and put up photos from those …read more
A colleague on her office door, has a picture of a famous New Yorker cartoon, in which one dog says to another, "I had my own blog for a while, but I decided to go back to just pointless incessant barking". Well, I finally decided to join the barking classes …read more