I had been imagining food getting everywhere—the floor, his clothes, the ceiling... There's a bit dripping off the tray, but not nearly as much as I pictured.
To kill the dock in Mac OS X, in a Terminal, type:
The dock will shut down and re-start automatically. If do not want the dock to run at all—for example if you want to free up memory or free up pixels from the screen—remove the
/System/Library/CoreServices/Dock.app directory with:
sudo mv Dock.app Dock.app.orig
While Emily and I were brainstorming naming for Ryan, I briefly threw out the idea of giving him an entirely different, shorter last name than either of our last names. The dreadfully un-scientific thoughts I had were:
Before we had Ryan, Emily had predicted one benefit to having kids would be we could see the world afresh through their eyes.