Updated and Upgraded

Migrated to WordPress 2.5 this evening, which was a nice and painless upgrade. In the process I discovered an old and useless plugin that had been left turned on, and disabling that pig made my whole site so much faster – it was killing me to find the reason why this thing was so pokey before and I can’t believe I didn’t see it before.

The new admin interface designed by Happy Cog is instantly tons more usable. Everything else seems to work fine, including the iPhone happiness.


It is a pretty planet on which I live:


Grabbed this shot up on Mt. Diablo today. The wildflowers were off the hook. Really gorgeous out there lately. The poppies were predominant, dotted with other spots of purple, white, and yellow blossoms here and there. The flowers ran rampant down the hillside:


And then in this perfectly bucolic scene, we have the 3 year old, making faces:

My crazy son, with poppies.


Sigh… πŸ˜‰