About this blog…
I use this platform to share things that are of interest to me or things I'll want to reference later. Occasionally other people like these posts, hence "Shared Interests".
What might you find here?
- Problems I've solved (mostly computer- or network related).
- Recipes and cooking-related posts.
- Hobbies and projects.
- Our remodeling experience.
- Local (Sacramento) information.
- Anything that strikes my fancy.
Monthly Archives: November 2009
I finally finished my first antenna tonight! I made a [twinlead slim jim] and tried getting on the air. Unfortunately, there aren’t many people on this late on a holiday evening. I *was* able to make one contact with a … Continue reading
This is a recipe we got from Carol Hopfe. – 2 cans (~14 oz ea) *non-marinated* artichoke hearts, drained, rinsed, and chopped – 1.5 c mayonnaise – 1 can (~5 oz) diced green chiles, drained – 1.5 c parmesan cheese … Continue reading
Thanksgiving Eve! 🙂 Things to do today: – Make stuffing – Get mac-n-cheese ready for the oven – Make pie crust(s) dough – Hard-boil the eggs for deviled eggs – Make another pumpkin roll (Barb thought the first one would … Continue reading
Two days until Thanksgiving, time to start preparing our feast! Today (Tuesday) is when we: – De-bone the turkey (which has been defrosting in the frig since Saturday) – Make turkey stock with the bones – Make the cranberry sauce … Continue reading
It’s just about time for my favorite holiday of the year, Thanksgiving! My daughter thought I was going ***extreme geek*** last year when I wrote up our [notes from Thanksgiving 2008][tg2008notes], but a few weeks ago when we started planning … Continue reading
Here’s a recipe for spinach dip from one of Barb’s co-workers. – 1 c sour cream – 1 pkg (1/2 lb) cream cheese, softened – 1 pkg ranch dressing mix – 1 pkg (10 oz) frozen spinach – green onions … Continue reading