Journal Is Moving

Hey Everyone, Well after nearly 1 1/2 years on LJ, I’ve decided to move my journal to a self-hosted solution at jonwestfall.com using NucleusCMS. If anyone wants to join me, I’ll be happy to set you up an account over there with either your own domain name (If you have…

New Server!

Server is a very subjective term for me.  To me, a server is anything that runs services to be used by other computers.  Granted, this definition turns every computer I own into a server (since they run P2P apps (And I mean old-skool peer-to-peer windows smb networking kind – not…

Lunch @ The Olive Garden.

Well, I was at the Olive Garden today and as I was walking in I heard a loud booming voice of Mr. Boddy say “Mr. Jon Westfall”. I had remembered Kyle was working there, but for some reason, didn’t think it was THAT olive garden. Nonetheless, it was good seeing…

You Have My Name

Got an interesting email today from someone with a very good name, Jon Westfall: I typed my name into my browser just to see what would pop up. Yea i was bored. I was surprised to see your site. I guess its not that wierd to see someone shares your…

I didn’t expect to be here right now…

Well, I didn’t expect to be lying in bed right now. Figured I’d be close to Main St. exit on 77, heading down to teach. BUT on the way down pleasant valley road, I got a Yahoo! Mail alert (I have a rule set up to SMS me whenever email…

Working On Cell Mailing List

I’m working on a mailing list for SMS messages to my friends cell phones / email accounts. I figure its a quick way for us to communicate. It also got me thinking – anyone else done anything innovative with communications lately?

Broadband at the lake

Well, its official now, I’m a hardcore geek. I just had DirecWay installed at my lake house so I will be plugged in no matter what dwelling I am at. It works pretty good so far… and I’ll report more later on it as I use it. My mom left…

Lake Internet Questions

Well, I think I’ve figured out what I’m going to do at the Lake for internet. Direcway is looking pretty good. 15 month commitment, but hell, I’ll be here for atleast 4 years… ๐Ÿ˜‰ Plus, it will be a lot easier to stay in contact with my friends at home…

Saturday… and no A Class!!!

This is the first saturday since a long time ago that I don’t have to teach A+. Its nice to be able to just chill out down here in PA with Karey. I’m sure mom will read this, so let me tell you : I’m still alive, and will most…