Dreams do come true - have you seen Sapphire in Steel? This is an awesome way to leverage the Visual Studio IDE while enjoying the comfort of coding in Ruby and using the Rails framework.
Here's a beautiful how-to - http://www.sapphiresteel.com/Ruby-On-Rails-Development-In-Steel
My weekend just started to look up... Enjoy!
tags: Ruby, Rails, Ruby on Rails, RubyOnRails