A missing week

I’ve been away on a well needed, and long overdue, holiday in the sun for the past 10 days (and congrats to Gus & Ger on their wedding – everyone had a great time!). It helped sort out that burnt out feeling that was giving me shudders down my spine at the mere sight of PHP & Javascript code. It’s all good again and I’m ready to get back into it.

One of the downsides of working on your own, and leaving for a week is the mountain of email and RSS items awaiting your return. It took a couple of hours to get the inbox back to its healthy state. Less easy was the state of my Google Reader. Even being brutal with the “Mark All as Read” button, there was still lots of good stuff to read.

Here are some of the highlights that jumped out from my first attempt at clearing the reader:

There are still 1000+ posts to go, but I reckon it’ll be dealt with over the weekend….