Hardly a stable week

So just when I am starting to get comfortable that my network and server configuration is nice and stable, of course I suffer an outage.  If you had been trying to reach my site over the last couple of days (since Saturday), most likely the connection was up and down. …

My credit card went on vacation

Had a bit of excitement over the weekend, when I was notified that my credit card was being used in San Francisco to take Lyft trips.  Normally not a concern, except that I have not been to San Francisco in many years.  From what I can tell, during our recent …

Facebook connections

Finally got around to configuring a Facebook presence for the site, and adding the various links.  May or may not add to the traffic of the site, but if nothing else, it continues the experiment.  I doubt there will be anything unique on Facebook that isn’t posted here, but if …

The great move is beginning

Although we have previously worked on a number of home repair and improvement projects, it isn’t really a move until the boxes arrive.  Our plan this year has been to sell the house, and move to a larger home, to fit the growing family and collections.  However, until recently, not …

The Crabcam

A couple years ago, during our trip to Myrtle Beach, we adopted a collection of hermit crabs for the kids.  As these things happen, they became the pets of the wife instead, and over time, various things were added, including at one point a streaming webcam with the intent to …