Studio Update

Studio Update

I’m currently about 80% done towards completion of my studio.  Unfortunately, I’ve hit some snags and unexpected challenges.   These are primarily related to covering the previous wall colors evenly and without splotchy effects.  Perhaps I should...
Road Trip to Waco

Road Trip to Waco

Taking a road trip with the purpose of creating a YouTube video to share with family is a different experience.  Normally, going on a road trip at our house involves having a different goal in mind, such as visiting with family or friends, with the ancillary goal of...

Past is Prologue

In a past blog post, I wrote about the untimely death of my sister-in-law, Kelli Hysell, who passed two weeks after her 46th birthday.   One of the impacts of Kelli’s death has been an intense desire to connect with family who are far removed by distance.   It...

The Evening That Came To Soon

Habits in our daily lives can be lost when someone we know dies.   This is especially true if the death involves a family member with whom we developed a daily habit in our life.   Kelli Burbank Hysell is my sister-in-law, who recently passed one evening.

Secure a WordPress Website using Plugins

Secure a WordPress Website using Plugins

Introduction WordPress is reported to power over 25 percent of all websites that are found on the web, making it the most popular content management system used on the internet.  That is an outstanding statistic which speaks to the utility and usability of WordPress. ...
Review: 2016 VW Passat SE TSI

Review: 2016 VW Passat SE TSI

A New Car This is my review of the 2016 VW Passat SE TSI, which my wife and I picked up last month.  When we turned the key, it had 7 miles reading on the odometer from our dealer, Hewlett Volkswagen in Georgetown Texas.   We took advantage of VW’s labor day sales...