Monthly Archives: August 2013

Luckily, she likes the back yard

After I started a load of laundry, I started vacuuming. It’s a good thing the washing machine have uneven load, and that Ziggy likes the back yard and didn’t stray far. Yes, Wing, you once again didn’t close the screen door, … Continue reading

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Well that made my day

I get an email notice when AusPost has a parcel/deliveries headed my way. So, I waited. I heard a knock on the front door. I went out the side, as usual and looked over the gate. I spotted a new … Continue reading

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I’ve upset Ziggy… again.

I cleared off the playground, aka cleaned off my desks.  She seems a bit riled, as she keeps jumping onto the windowsill, leaping to the sofa, down to the floor, repeat.  Now she’s deliberately knocking things off the TV stand. … Continue reading

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Short list of three

I’ve had this photoshoot concept, and have been hammering away at how to do it (solved) and who will be my female model (solved).  My problem was finding the right male model for it. I had a list of about … Continue reading

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Corel PSPX6 Update

Just for giggles, I opened up the 32bit version of PSPX6. Selected Preferences, File Locations, Plugins. I clicked on add and pointed the program to the Paintshop Pro X5 plugin directory and to my delight, all the plugins I had … Continue reading

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Corel Paintshop Pro X6

Corel has new version of PaintShop Pro Ultimate out soon. I had the good fortune of being able to get my hot little hands on it before the mass release.. LEGALLY First up: it loads a helluva lot faster than … Continue reading

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Pretty much guarantees people won’t use their software again

I had a bit of a boggle a few days ago. Was installing an update to something (there were three candidates) and I missed the sneaky “hey, look let’s put this crap adware in here” and one of them installed … Continue reading

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Uhh, more TeaBorg mental re-writing of Constitutional Law.. regardless of facts

Senator Ted Cruz has made the most outlandish statement. He’s saying he’s renouncing his Canadian citizenship, and that although he was born in Calgary, he’s a natural born (ie by birth) US citizen, because his mother is American. That’s not … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz renounces Canadian citizenship in statement

The hypocrisy of Teaborgs – He can renounce his Canadian citizenship all he wants, but unless he was born on US territory in Canada (ie Embassy, military base etc) he’s not a US citizen by birth, but naturalized, as he … Continue reading

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Mom-in-Law (and Yin) update

The doctor said there’s a slight yet noticeable improvement in An’s mental state. Small increases in her medications are showing signs of working. Yes, she still insists the medication is making her ‘dopey’, but she is told immediately that the … Continue reading

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