Greetings from Dania Beach, Florida! The organization I work for has its headquarters here and so at least a couple times a year I find myself down here. It's not the most exciting place in the world, but it is
very different from Washington. If it doesn't rain too much, I'll have a full post with images from Dania. For now, a palm frond.
On the Web
Each Tuesday, I post a roundup of the best stuff I saw on the internet that week. Enjoy!
One Book, Many Readers - Choose Your Own Adventure
I'm still working my way through this long
article, but it's a pretty cool statistical analysis (there it is again!) of choose your own adventure books. I was obsessed with these things as a kid.
Helen and Ross in Montone, Italy via Leo Patrone
Some day, I will go to Italy. I will go to Italy. I will go to Italy. Do you ever start freaking out because you haven't been to Italy? Leo Patrone is one of my photo heroes. Some day I'll post a list of those.
The 10 Secrets of a Master Networker
Everyone that has a job could stand to be a better "networker." Like just about everybody, that phrase scares the crap out of me, especially when I realize that it's probably vital for my business. I always enjoy hearing how other people pull it off seamlessly and this dude is like a networking god. The headline may be a bit off-putting but I found this article really fascinating.
A Comprehensive rap-graphic
This is too awesome not to pass along.
DIY hula-hoop pool warmers via Lifehacker
I don't have a pool or know anyone who has a pool (okay actually not true but I can't see Ray putting these in his pool, right?) but this idea to use the sun's energy to heat your pool is DIY and brilliant.