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It's Been Awhile

It's been awhile since I posted here, and in that time I notice that Google has decided to delete most of the photos I had linked to. Such are the joys of using a hosted blog.

One of the reasons I've been gone so long is because life has become incredibly busy. I've started a monetized blog, the Nate Drescher Blog (here) which is self-hosted. That means nobody can decided to delete my shit (I'm looking at you, Google). I've also ramped up my language business, NLingua. I've got a business license, a dozen teachers working for me, an advertising budget and a rotating customer base in Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph and Toronto, with a new site opening in Ottawa at the end of the year. To finance this without borrowing I'm working a full-time job at another startup in Guelph.

Then there is the biggest news of my year: in September I'm going to be a father. We found out in January that Katya was six weeks pregnant, which means we conceived right around the time h…