Monthly Archives: August 2009

It’s Funny Because It’s True

I received this old classic in my email the other day. Being a PNWer (Pacific Northwester) these rang pretty true (although I don’t own a mountain bike or eat Chinese food.) The PACIFIC NORTHWEST According To Jeff Foxworthy. 1. You…

Photo of the Week – Through the Bars

Let’s kick this off with my first attempt at actual photography with my iPhone camera. While I tend to use the iPhone for snapshots a lot, there are many times when I see something and think “I wish I had…

I Really Shouldn’t Have

Today’s edition of “I really shouldn’t have” is brought to you by Adorama Camera. A Box arrives from Adorama Camera Company: Removing the packing slip and pulling back the packing reveals a purple bag bearing the logo of my favorite…

Red-Skinned Mashed Potatoes and Crockpot Corn

Here are a couple quick and easy recipes that I haven’t gotten around to posting yet. Red-skinned Mashed Potatoes Ingredients 1-2 lb. red skinned potatoes washed 1/2 cup or more liquid, see Notes below 1-2 tablespoon butter 1 tsp-2tsp minced…

Bandit the desktop PC

With the arrival of the final version of Windows 7, it was time for a little maintenance on Bandit the desktop PC. See, the desktop PC used to be the media PC, until I built a newer, faster computer to…

Cleaning Up and Cleaning Out

After spending the last few weekends cleaning up some of the main living areas, the latest project was to finish the new upstairs linen closet, and get rid of all of the stuff I decided not to keep. The old…