Category Archives: Personal

Finally getting rid of my money pit of a timeshare!

After having a timeshare for ~18 years, I’m finally going to be rid of that money pit! I got it when I lived in Houston, TX and wanted to go elsewhere and I mainly checked the week into RCI to … Continue reading

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Tetons & Yellowstone 2020 Trip

This is a long post and a journal of my two weeks in the Tetons & Yellowstone. I plan on going back an adding links to pictures for certain parts of the post and maybe some additional text. I kept … Continue reading

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Izzy’s books of 2019

Here is the list of books I’ve read in 2019, or almost done reading. I’m 100% done with books 4 and on; except for The Guns of August which was too slow and try for me and probably won’t finish … Continue reading

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2019 Shows & Events

Here is the list of the 2019 shows & events I’m going to or have gone too. My 2020 Shows & events. 1/26 PM Odd Fellow’s Shrimpfest w/ Cat Jerky 2/8 – 2/10 Steamboat with Nitro & Burners 3/2 – … Continue reading

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2020 Shows & Events

My 2019 Shows & Events list Last Updated: 10/24/2020 Yeah, most these didn’t happen because of COVID 😭 1/24 – 1/29 Weekend in Atlanta 1/28 – Tool in Atlanta 2/7 – Queensrÿche @ Ogden 2/8 – 2/9 – Steamboat Trip … Continue reading

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Aftershock 2019 Music Festival Summary

This festival started in 2014 as a one-day event and this year expanded to three full days, with “90,000” attendees which in reality was around 30,000 per day. There were three stages, two main stages and a smaller one; scheduled … Continue reading

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Off to Europe on X-Mas for an adventure

NYE trip to Lisbon, Portugal and dirt biking near Porto, Portugal with layover in AMS Continue reading

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Why I’m Supporting Bernie Sanders

I’ve been following Bernie for a couple of years. When he announced he was running for President in May I was ecstatic since I knew he would bring some attention to major issues, but I admit I didn’t think he … Continue reading

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I got married 5/15/2015 15:15 and life has been very busy for the last year…

This past year has been VERY busy, well the past three have, and I’ll blame this on the three children I’m now helping to raise. Well worth the time investment! Two of those are Rose’s, my partner/companion/wife as of 5/15/2015. We … Continue reading

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RIP Microsoft MCA\MCM certification programs

See this blog post: Are Microsoft Losing Friends and Alienating IT Pros? by Steve Goodman, or this one Retiring the Microsoft Master certifications and training by Neil Johnson (who 1st broke the news I think), this one Microsoft Certified Systems Master certification now … Continue reading

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