Copying all Devise emails to Salesforce

I’ve had the “joy” of working with in the last year or so. When users receive emails from my application, the sales department wants to know about it, including anything that Devise sends (account confirmations, password resets, etc.). Setting this up is fairly simple. I’m using Devise 3.1.1 in this instance. First, create a … [Read more…]

Yes, I’m schilling, what of it?

Ok, technically I’m not schilling because I’m not even pretending I’m not involved. Luke and I are paying for the bulk of our wedding costs… and we’re coming up a bit short. If you’re interested in buying any of Luke’s music, now would be the helpful time to do it. “WHAT A RIPOFF! VOLUME 2”, … [Read more…]

Ready for Zombies.

Remember my last post about how I was starting an herb garden, about two months ago, and I wasn’t expecting anything to actually grow? Stuff grew! The big foof of green you see on the left is parsley; I had to separate it out from the others so they didn’t hog all the sun. The … [Read more…]

1,2,3, There are zombies on the lawn…

Seedling starter tray: $4 Seedling soil: $4 Seeds: $6 Being prepared for zombies on my lawn: Priceless. Well, here’s yet again another attempt at me starting an herb garden. Difference this time is that I actually have land to plant on. Yay, home ownership! I’ve got parsley, catnip, oregano, thyme, tarragon, and basil. Any tips … [Read more…]

Ebay auction for MarsCon Dementia Track

This is my 3rd re-listing of this item. I’ve dropped the starting bid to $35. If this doesn’t work, I give up. I’m auctioning off a white 1000 thread count king-size sheet set, proceeds to go to the MarsCon Dementia Track Fund Raiser. If you are local to Chicago I can deliver. :)

I wish

…for an end to world hunger, but that’s a long-term goal. If you were wondering, here’s my Amazon Wish List for the short term. (And I like used books just fine.)


I’m blown away. President Obama. My pessimism wouldn’t let me believe it until McCain conceded. Not only that, but we’re well on our way to a Democratic Senate and House. I have to admit that makes me a bit nervous. We’re going to have to still be vigilant, as citizens, to make sure the laws … [Read more…]

Go Illinois! Yay for Lisa Madigan! “Attorneys general from 13 states on Wednesday protested a proposed Bush administration rule that would give stronger job protections to doctors and other health care workers who refuse to participate in abortions because of religious or moral objections. In a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services, the states said the rule … [Read more…]