Category Archives: Every Day Life

Yeah, it’s getting better

Today, I washed, hung out, dried, folded three large loads of laundry.  I also not only cooked dinner tonight, I cleaned up afterward. Seeing as these simple tasks might not seem a big deal, but after total knee replacement, and … Continue reading

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Interesting results

Yesterday, I went out to get some stormy skies photography, and brought the 7DmkII paired with Canon 400mm f/5.6 prime lens.  Don’t get me wrong, it’s a good lens, but without stabilization, I found most my photos had some variation … Continue reading

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DxO has Released a ‘New’ version of NIK

I got an email from DxO about how they’ve re-released a “New and Improved” version of NIK software.  Well, I downloaded the demo and tried it out. If you already have the free version that Google put out, or even … Continue reading

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6 Month Post Op (plus 4 months post accident) check up

Had an appointment with Mr S, the osteo surgeon that did my total right knee replacement.  I still have some residual bruising and pain on both tibia from the car accident, but he was thrilled when I said my left … Continue reading

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Might have to start using VPN to order from Amazon

I got an email from Amazon. Because of Australian gov’t wanting to get in on Amazon money, have changed the GST laws, and now Amazon had to change how it handles overseas customers. I will be forced to shop on … Continue reading

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Yes, it does make a big difference

The past several months, I have been on very short rations of sleep due to knee and car accident related pain.  I had a meltdown last week, crying, ranting, and just nuts. But sleep deprivation can do that.  Last night, … Continue reading

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I declare Monday "The Menagerie Day"

With the help of Alan, the cats’ food and water dishes have been scrubbed and refilled. Their sandboxes cleaned and refilled. I went outside, took down, scrubbed and refilled the hummingbird feeders.  I had a chorus of Wattlebirds, and at … Continue reading

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