Monthly Archives: March 2012

RPG night

Last week was an adventure at RPG night! Of course, it is always supposed to be an adventure, but last night there was adventure outside of our pens and papers. We try to always get these seats upstairs and in … Continue reading

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Bike ride!

Like everyone else in the world that I monitor, we are having drop-dead gorgeous weather here in Dublin! TheRedhead and I go on a long walk almost every night anyway, but because at the moment we have only one bike … Continue reading

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SQL Saturday 105

Had the wonderful opportunity to volunteer at SQL Saturday 105 on the 24th. WOW! I don’t know what I was expecting, but certainly not that it would be that much fun! I am always hesitant about committing my weekends two … Continue reading

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Party pinwheels

Made a slight variation on the baked pinwheels I did for the going-away party in Heilbronn. There I made them with pastry dough, sour cream, onions, pizza cheese blend and optional bacon. All very popular. Today I made them with … Continue reading

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Relearning French

Many many moons ago, I lived in Brussels. Since then I moved off and on, but recently spent 7 years in Germany. While there, I concentrated on improving my German and only spoke French on vacations. Since the move to … Continue reading

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Set def, cd, dir

VAX/VMS has been my primary command line interface for so long that I keep typing “set def” instead of “cd”. I am sure my fingers will be back into it before long – they remembered how to navigate vi after … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks – domain.com email

I wanted this blog to be different from my other, in that I would put more “tips” or “solutions” up here – and I wanted to publish them as I went along as opposed to a summary at the end … Continue reading

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Did I mention …

That I have never been able to get AdSense running? I got an email once saying I was approved, but was never able to log in, and apparently that is not a valid status to have, because if you go … Continue reading

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But the worst part is …

Did I mention what the worst part is? The exploding number of usernames and passwords! I have a username for my account at domain.com (don’t know what it is, so don’t ask!), a user for ftp, a user for the … Continue reading

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Everything here is new!

OK, so one of the themes to this blog (well, to my life!) is the excitement of new things! I experience the day and make notes in my calendar/diary at the end of the day so I don’t forget. The … Continue reading

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