Rip's Malt Shop Brooklyn

While scouring the web for Black Friday deals I had stumbled upon a Reddit post linking me to this article which mentioned a vegan restaurant in Brooklyn by the Navy Yard. After skimming through one of the owner’s Instagram account…


I had a tripple headder today at Brearly for NYUrban. In the first two games I was a sub and my last game (at 9pm) was with Katimba. I was really exhausted during the third game. It might be due…


Games from tonight. I was so sore from the Powerzone tournament, but I managed to pull through. I completely forgot to record all the games, but at least I got two:

Powerzone Volleyball Tournament - Nov 2018

I had the great opportunity of playing with come of the current Hunter College Men’s Volleyball Team players at the multi-annual Powerzone Volleyball Tournament. We had some really good games, and I was reminded of what it was like being…

A day off well spent (MySQL Cluster and Dinner)

I had spent my day off leaning about clustering a MySQL database. I had followed an amazing tutorial from DigitalOcean and read some official documentation from the MySQL Reference Manual. I began by setting up some new VMs on my…

First post summer snow storm of 2018

Ahh the first snow storm of 2018. I went out to take some pictures. I feel the city was not well prepared for this. There is traffic everywhere, the buses haven’t chained their tires, sidewalks are a mess, and the…


We lost three sets today. Though losing is never fun, we should still be in second place which puts us in good standing to make it into playoffs 🙂


The season’s looking good so far!!! This was our 8th game which ensures we stay in #1 spot in our division. Three more games left until playoffs. Here we go!

Sweet Chick LIC

It’s been a while since I’ve done a restaurant review, however this spot was very appealing to me and I though I should mention it. After our day trip apple picking in Masker Orchards Tania and I decided to be…

Masker Orchards

Tania and I went apple picking at Masker Orchards today. It was great to get out and spend some time outdoors. On our way back we stopped by Bear Mountain (Harriman State Park) once we drove past Little Long Pond….

NYUrban Volleyball - Nov 8 - 2 Games

I was lucky to have played two back to back games at John Jay college today. I would have had a bit more luck if I read my messages. Apparently I was being asked to substitute for an additional game,…


Here are the games from this week. I think I forgot to start recording for two of the games. Oh well, there’s always next week.

Fall season in Jackson Heights

Tania and I took another walk through the neighborhood this weekend. Luckily the weather was amazing and the fall foliage looked to be in full bloom. I’m happy I didn’t listen to her when she asked me to leave my…

Switching to https

This website now operates over https. This means all traffic which is sent to and from this website will be encrypted. This is accomplished by using certificates issued by a certificate authority. Every time you (or anyone) requests something from…