Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Years Resolution

By | Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 12:21 pm

I’ve been sick all the way through the holidays, and every year I have a cold through winter that lasts pretty much until spring.  I hate winter.  I used to love it.  I’m realizing more each year why older people migrate to a warmer climate.  Not that it’s a requirement, but I can see a… Read More »

Christmas Photos

By | Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 8:10 am

Our Christmas photos are now online.  Click the thumbnail to view.  Sandy and I were (and are still) sick with very bad colds, so we didn’t have such a great time.  As they say though, it’s for the kids, and they had a great time.  Let’s just get this whole winter thing over with already.

Christmas is approaching fast, ready or not

By | Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 10:29 pm

Here it comes.  I’m way beyond sick of Christmas music this season, thanks to WMYX starting it up 24/7 the day after Halloween…sheesh.  I’ve already watched some of my must-see annual holiday classics:  Miracle on 34th Street (the original 1947 B&W version), Elf, and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, and I loved seeing them all again. … Read More »

Alternate Android Launcher

By | Friday, December 9, 2011 at 7:01 am

One big advantage Android devices have over Apple is their ability not only to to allow the user to completely customize their  home screens using widgets and icons, but to change the entire “launcher” app itself!  This is the interface delivering the experience which connects the user to their device and apps.  Yesterday, one of… Read More »