Cruft Manor has Halloween traditions every year:

1. We give out full size candies
2. Make a listing of all costumes
3. Make a timelapse movie

I let the kids choose their favorite candy themselves. This can sometimes lead to a prolonged choosing process and debate. …

It’s been a year since my company sent everyone to work from home due to the pandemic, but I’ve been in the office, keeping the lights green and the wheels spinning.

I manage technology for part of a large American media company. In my division, I’m responsible for “everything that…

Two months with a Tesla Model Y

Two months ago, I bought a Tesla Model Y. The purchasing process was simple, all done online. Reminiscent of the old Saturn dealership model, where prices were clear, no haggling, no drama. Quite nice compared to the antiquated dealership process.

I could go…

Cruft Manor has Halloween traditions: Every year, we give out full size candies, made a listing of all costumes, and make a timelapse movie.

I let the kids choose their favorite candy themselves. This can sometimes lead to a prolonged choosing process and debate. …

Michele, my wife, and I are voracious readers. She tends toward Scandinavian crime novels and I tend toward hard sci-fi, with us both dipping our toes into fantasy novels from time to time.

Over our 20+ years together, we collected quite a library of books, filling upwards of three Billy…

Cruft Manor has Halloween traditions: Every year, we give out full size candies, made a listing of all costumes, and make a timelapse movie.

I let the kids choose their favorite candy themselves. This can sometimes lead to a prolonged choosing process and debate. …

I posted these practical tips on Twitter.
Might as well share them here where things are not so ephemeral.

Do not leave ferrous metal items outside in the rain.

Clean your knife after each use.

Righty tighty, lefty loosey.

Check tire air pressure before leaving on a long car trip.

Michael Pusateri

Evil Corporate Exec, previously Technology Ronin & Man of Leisure

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