Do not recognize this cartoon/logo/icon? It is a mastodon[W], using a tablet, engaging with social media. Continue reading “Oh, we have this other service, too…”
Okay, so we have not gotten much written during the long and involved process of recovering, because in part we are severely distracted by the rest of life. But here’s some stuff we have been doing: Continue reading “Right, write!”
You apologized for Canada’s actions in the past, which were reprehensible. Canada identified an ethnic group for selective discrimination. I applaud that. The BDS movement targets a country, Israel, for doing the same thing. I applaud them, too. Continue reading “Dear Mr Trudeau, about that BDS comment”
The latest grocery trend, for some years now, has been home delivery of ever-more-prepared ingredients. The more urban your environment, the more options you have to get almost-completely-cooked food delivered. Well, you can also get completely cooked food, too. Continue reading “Prepped meals…”
Every so often it is useful to be able to quickly copy and paste a bit of text to the internet so someone else can see what you are talking about. There is a name for this kind of software, a paste bin. Continue reading “Pasties?”
This is a cool phrase! just ask me. Roughly speaking, it translates to “come hither”, a rather dated word choice in French. It is also our latest domain, and where we are hosting our url-shortener and paste-bin.
A fellow amateur genealogist shared a link to a ‘sketch’ family tree, including one of our prominent family lines – the Cartier ancestry, which has particular interest for me. But what caught my eye was the date of the earliest death, 966 CE. Continue reading “Long and involved rabbit holes”