Monthly Archives: April 2007

Dealing with Unfounded Criticism

I was reading this Kids, the Internet, and the End of Privacy: The Greatest Generation Gap Since Rock and Roll the other day and thinking about International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day. It seems to me that some of the approaches described … Continue reading

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A Possibility for Reading Ebooks?

Charlie Stross mentioned that he reads ebooks on a Nokia N800. Jaimie keeps asking me to find her a good ebook reader and this looks very good – now I just need the extra $500 or so.

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How to Make Homemade Taco-Seasoning Mix

How to Make Homemade Taco-Seasoning Mix What you need: * 6 tsps chili of powder * 4 1/2 tsps of cumin * 5 tsps of paprika * 4 tsps of onion powder * 1/4 tsp of cayenne powder What to … Continue reading

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I’d ignore him too

Seth’s Blog: I’d ignore him too links to a story about a world class violinist playing in the Washington subway. Pretty much everyone just walked past and ignored him – the biggest crowd he could draw was two-three people who … Continue reading

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Memo to the very small

Seth’s Blog: Memo to the very small gives another project I can do for Tone Ag Consulting Ltd.

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What Knives You Need

I’ve been thinking about replacing our kitchen knives with good quality ones. Here’s some advice via the Fly Lady mailing list. One of the most overlooked techniques in cooking has to do with using a knife. A lot of people … Continue reading

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10 thoughts for 2006

Unexplained Mysteries Discussion Forums > 10 thoughts for 2006 We know exactly where one cow with mad-cow-disease is located among the millions and millions of cows in America but we haven’t got a clue as to where millions of illegal … Continue reading

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Hillbilly Housewife

I’ve run across the Hillbilly Housewife site a number of times. It looks good, but I haven’t tried the recipes.

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What Should I Read Next?

What Should I Read Next? looks like an interesting site. Mind you, these sites can be rather hit and miss. Maybe I’ll try it out sometime.

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40 + Tools and Hacks for Gmail

Gmail Craze: 40 + Tools and Hacks for Gmail MakeUseOf.com

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Back up Gmail with fetchmail

Geek to Live: Back up Gmail with fetchmail – Lifehacker

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Menu-Mailer

Menu-Mailer looks like a good idea. Something else for me to try rather that our usual dialogue of: “What do you want for supper?” “I don’t know. Food?” “What kind of food?” “Whatever”

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FlyLady.net: Crisis Cleaning

Strategies such as FlyLady.net: Crisis Cleaning have worked well for me in the past. Now if I can just put them into practice…

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WoW 2.0 Macros

I may set up some of these macros, especially the warlock DoT one.

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