• Goodbye, Paper Towels

    We did a little thing here at Casa McGee that I think and hope is both good for our wallet and good for the environment. For years, we’ve gone through paper towels at an alarming rate. We’ve used paper towels for pretty much anything and everything. We’ve used them to clean up spills, of course. …

    July 24, 2022
  • There’s More Than One Party Into Voting Restrictions

    I’d like to think most of us can agree that what the Rs have done to restrict voting in recent years is reprehensible. But you might be surprised to learn that the Ds are also into restricting voting, too. This Andrew Yang tweet sums it up pretty well. The more complete version of events, along …

    July 10, 2022
  • The Curious Relationship Between an iMac and an Electrical Outlet

    About a month ago, my iMac’s hard drive died (or so I thought). I was working in my office when all of a sudden I heard a pretty loud zap-zap sound from the iMac. A moment later, it shut down. Dark screen. Totally off. A moment after that, it restarted itself, but during the startup …

    March 9, 2022
  • Stumbling onto the LOST beach in Hawaii

    We were on a day trip to Oahu last month. The purpose behind the trip was to learn more about Oahu, scout some neighborhoods, and see more of the island than Honolulu proper. We were up on the north shore, driving around, getting out of the car here and there, all really casual and such. …

    December 11, 2021
  • My Top 10 Snorkeling Tips

    Let’s get the obvious out of the way: I’m not the world’s best snorkeler. (Does such a title/honor even exist?) So why read my snorkeling tips? I get it. I hear you. Look, I’m just a guy who loves snorkeling, has done it a few dozen times, and has a knack for finding turtles, rays, …

    November 27, 2021
  • 2021 General Election Voting Record

    It’s kind of a weird election year this is in our area. All of the positions up for grabs are non-partisan — things like city council, school board, fire commissioners, etc. And I don’t know whether it’s Covid or not, but something seems to have brought out what I would consider a few less-than-ideal candidates. …

    October 17, 2021