I took some extra time to make a real breakfast this morning. I don't always make the effort when it's just me at home, but... Blueberry peanut butter sourdough pancakes with blueberry syrup... Yum!

Oh, and the garden is starting to pop, so fresh veggies and greens are on the menu now too. 🌱

Damn, this plane just came *barreling* through here at 1500 feet above the ground. I didn't see it, but I sure heard it.

I look at this image in awestruck tears at just how maddenly slow even the speed of light is and how isolated we really are.

My CPU emulator is 20% more gay for pride month and, more importantly, now has working interrupts!

I'm at the point in the architecture bootstrap process where I'm debugging its first CPU emulator while also debugging its first assembler.

When something doesn't work right, tracking the bits all the way through is a tedious yet rewarding puzzle.

I have some of the CPU boards built (ALU, registers, etc.) and tested already, but as it's time to make them all work together in concert, I'm making sure the whole system works in emulation before designing any more hardware.

I've finally cleared out a space to start bringing the retro computers out to play.

As a little extra something to honor the trailblazers, I've been adding quotes from women in computer science to each of the PCBs in my homebrew CPU project.

As should be no surprise, there's been no shortage of inspiration to draw from.

I removed the seat from this old bike trailer and built a platform to turn it into a grocery hauler.

Thought the dog might like to go for rides too, but it turns out she is less than amused.

Here's my early-1980's Workslate with all the leaky caps removed. I later cleaned up as much of the damage as I could and installed new caps, but it still won't boot up. So the next step is to dive deep to try to isolate the problem, with very little reference material out there to work from. Fingers crossed...

Also, I wonder if anyone's ever dumped the ROMs from this thing. That could be the start of a fun project.

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