7 things I installed on my computer when I set it up last week. JAWS 11, (my screen reader,) which then turned into 12, because I downloaded and installed it afterwards. Skype. Qwitter, (http://qwitter-client.net.) Miranda, (http://miranda-im.org Firefox. MS security esentials. CCleaner.
Some people on twitter were asking me why I had 35 windows open at a time. I gave the short answer, which is that I read google reader in list view, and open the windows that interest me. But here’s the longer answer. I do read google reader in list view, why? Because it’s way … [Read more…]
It’s national chocolate day! here’s a list of other days, including national chocolate day. So, because of this, and because it’s almost halloween, here are 13 of my favorite chocolate candies. Most things from sees candy! Chocolate creams, as long as they don’t have fruit in the center, I like everything but the fruit or … [Read more…]
I got my new computer set up yesterday! So, I almost forgot to do weekly links! But I managed to remember, so here are a few links. Google safe browsing tool. Check any site for malware before going there. Change the site =google.com part at the end of the URL, and it will check any … [Read more…]
7 things I’m looking forward to. Getting my new system set up! The system came today, so now all there is to do is set everything up. Doing Na Blo Po Mo again this year. Thanksgiving. Decorating the Christmas tree, I always love to do that! Christmas shopping, love that too! Baking Christmas cookies, love … [Read more…]
13 quizzes I’ve taken! yep, I actually saved quiz results in a text file to post as a thursday 13 list, originally it was going to be a Saturday 7 list, but for some reason, (I don’t remember why now,) I decided to make it a Thursday 13 list. You Are Periwinkle You’re very intuitive … [Read more…]
This is the really, really, really fast edition of weekly links! Why? Because I only found 3 sites I thought were worth linking to this week. Not for lack of trying, though. So, here they are. directions for me. I’ve always wanted something like this! There used to be something called the cooking instructions wiki, … [Read more…]
I ordered a new computer yesterday! Only after a year of waiting. So, here are 7 system specs. Intel core i5 processor at 3.2 GHZ. This system actually would have came with a core i3 processor, but I was able to get a bit higher end one. 6 GB of ram. It was a 50% off … [Read more…]
Sorry for a lack of links last week! I’ll try to link to some extra ones to make up for that. Caringbridge We used this for mom while she was in the hospital, we’re actually still using it. This site lets you make a website for someone who’s having health problems, family and friends can … [Read more…]
I’m skipping Saturday 7 today. We’re going to be going home, mom’s being released from the hospital today!
Yeah, I never got to those weekly links… did I? Oh well, extra links for next week! I haven’t posted exactly what happened here, so I will. Mom had a brain aneurysm on Sunday night, while she was on a trip. So, we’re still not at home, and we don’t know when we’re going to … [Read more…]
Not sure when I’m going to get around to posting them. We had a major family emergency yesterday, and we’re out of town right now. We had to drive all night to get here.
I’m making a list of 7 of my favorite quotes. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” Helen Keller. There’s a long version of this: Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger isno safer … [Read more…]