Todd Grotenhuis

27 Jan 2023

Another thoughtful implementation: how micro.blog handles Mastodon DMs

26 Jan 2023

🎲 Alternatives to Dungeons & Dragons

Perhaps you’ve heard some recent controversy around Wizards of the Coast and Dungeons & Dragons. Perhaps you haven’t...
26 Jan 2023

⚽️ Serbia win, but a lot of promise from the newer #USMNT feet.

25 Jan 2023

⚽️ Great shot from Vasquez and save from Slonina #USMNT

25 Jan 2023

Do you financially support your Mastodon host before you finacially support a Mastodon client? Or vice versa?

25 Jan 2023

If you feel like writing a thread, ask if yourself if it should be a blogpost, instead.

24 Jan 2023

⚽️ Rog and Davo (Men in Blazers) are going to be 🔥 talking about the developments at Everton.

24 Jan 2023

I have so many questions, and yet I want none of them answered

24 Jan 2023

🎲 Many have heard tales of the Githyanki and Githzerai, but few know the true origins of the Github.

@Judd@dice.camp probably knows.

22 Jan 2023

I used Plex mostly for 🎶, but tonight we dove into 📺 and 🎥 with the addition of an HDHomeRun and antenna. Hope this works!

22 Jan 2023

🔎 watched six 🦌 play at dusk near the creek, as fluffy ❄️ fell.

Good end to the weekend.

22 Jan 2023

📚 2022 Book Review

Welcome to my yearly summary of books! Table of contents: Intro - my process and tools The Books - which books I recom...
22 Jan 2023

I gave readow.ai as many of the books as it could find from my ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 📚 list, and then deleted some results (things I’ve read or am reading, multiple items from the same series), and these are the books it recommended to me.

22 Jan 2023

Sunday Quote 📑

Leaning into a challenge means that we ask ourselves some version of the question: "What can I learn about me in these circumstances?"

21 Jan 2023

🎲 Thinking that the enshittification anti-pattern describes very well to what is going on in D&D, too.

21 Jan 2023

I unfollowed 200+ people today.

It’s not you, it’s me.

21 Jan 2023

👨‍🍳 Tonight I used the time-honored recipe of:

“stick stuff in the oven at 400 for a while”

21 Jan 2023

⚽️ What is the point of offsides? It’s to prevent the game from devolving into constant lobbing of longballs to people hanging out near the goal, right?

The amount of investment that goes into checking offsides on setpieces and other near-goal play feels like a waste. #mastodonfc

20 Jan 2023
20 Jan 2023

🔎 I call this “creepwalkin’”

Sorry for the bad angle, but I didn’t want to lose the shot. #GreatBlueHeron

19 Jan 2023

🕊 Mennonite Central Committee and Mennonite Church USA are hosting a series of webinars: Beyond Incarceration.

Over the last forty years, the era of mass incarceration has seen a rise in the U.S. prison population by five hundred percent.

16 Jan 2023

🔎 I like the interaction of the rain and ice and waves

15 Jan 2023

Finished reading: A Man Called Ove: A Novel by Fredrik Backman 📚

A rare Five ⭐️ Read.

15 Jan 2023

Secret Rule Parlor Games:

  • Black Magic
  • Green Glass Door / Moon Pennies
  • Bang Bang, Who’s Dead? / Whose Triangle Is It?
  • Grandma Doesn’t Like Tea
  • How Many Watermelons?
  • Tommy Tommy
  • The Moon is Round

Know of others? Tell me about them! (or better, let’s play them!)

15 Jan 2023

📑 Sunday Quote

“We describe hospitality as “making room,” and we tend to think of this as making room in physical space—making room at our table or making a bed available in our home. The practice of stopping is a different sort of making room. Interruptibility is a practice of making room in time, finding space for others in the midst of our busy day. That’s the inhospitality of hurry; there’s no room for you in my schedule.”