Here’s some interesting information — supported by actual pictures of temperature of surfaces near our home in Ahwatukee (Phoenix, AZ) — that shows just how hot the pavement can be. Read More
Now that 2016 is upon us, I decided I’d take a look at projects I worked on during 2015. Some of them were started in 2014 — and there’s the rub: most of the 2015 projects went unfinished, and have become de facto 2016 projects. Or not. Here’s there list of what I worked on, with some links to other posts for more information.
I’ve now had my sixth skin biopsy. Getting old is tough!
So this morning I come to my home-office and find my four monitors dark. Nothing unusual, except that a wiggle of the mouse and a tap of the keyboard fail to bring them to life. I glance down at the UPS and find that it, too, is dark.
Apparently during the night my Tripp Lite G1000U UPS “faulted”, and somewhere along the way, it shut down, taking everything else with it. Read More
I saw a chicken crock pot recipe posted on Facebook this morning, and while it sounded yummy, after reading some of the comments it was apparent the recipe “lacked something”. So I fixed it, in both senses of the term. Read More
We’re moved in – but as you might imagine, not totally unpacked yet.
I’m no artist, and certainly no histotech, but here’s my creation for the weekend.
Pretty nasty storm last night sent some shingles flying through the neighborhood.
Our house wasn’t the worst, though. A few streets over, older houses with rolled shingle material were pretty much totally ripped up.