Easter in Brooklyn

Date March 25, 2008

We spent Easter weekend in Brooklyn at Paul and Patty Lyren’s place. On Saturday morning, the kids (including Paul) dyed Easter eggs:   In the afternoon, we headed to the Polish part of town to get the Easter basket that Patty had made up blessed in a Catholic church. They do these blessings every half […]

Within Eyeshot of the Statue of Liberty

Date March 23, 2008

We’re wrapping up the first major stop of this trip — staying in Brooklyn for the weekend. I had an impromptu “tweet-up” with Marshall Sponder on Saturday thanks to a quick post on Twitter. Marshall chairs a Web Analytics Association committee that I sit on, so it was great to actually meet him in person […]