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“A man who doesn’t spen…

“A man who doesn’t spend time with his family can never be a real man.”

Don Corleone (The Godfather, 1972)

This one hit home for me. (2/12/2012)

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Ambition, Confidence, and…

Ambition, Confidence, and Conviction.

New mantra I picked up today reading about small business/entrepreneur tips, from the book “The Everyday Entrepreneur” by Rob Basso. I need to work on the conviction part.

In the Mix


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(2/11/2012) The homie Arnold taught me how to mix today. Key takeaways:

  • It’s best to mix during the hook/chorus
  • Use the sticker on your scratch discs as references points when scratching
  • Pitch/level controls are your best friend when mashing up songs
  • I need to get better at mixing  

The Perfect Steak

So apparently cooking the perfect steak is as easy as freezing it, giving it a quick sear, and then throwing it the oven. While I still a stand by my George Foreman as the ultimate tool in a man’s kitchen, I’ll definitely be giving this a try. Keep you posted.

See the full article from Kitchen Konfidence here.

Low light photography 101

Starting to get serious about photography/video so I’ve been looking up tutorials online. Here’s a good one from Lifehacker on shooting in low level lighting. For more tips, read the full article here.

The Pledge

I have pledged to learn something (anything) new EVERYDAY. This is the chronicle of my continued education.