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Wanted: Seeds to Grow Pizza in my Vegetable Garden

Wanted: Seeds to Grow Pizza in my Vegetable Garden

Well well well. Congress: Pizza IS a vegetable.*Saw this brilliant tweet from McGarry’s Ghost: Thinking about planting pizza in my garden next spring, now that Congress says it is a vegetable. Anyone know where I can buy pizza seeds? So, on Facebook, I said this: I guess this is the result of one of those […]

Things I learned the hard way: Transferring cel fone pix to computer

Phone: Samsung Alias. It has a micro SD card. What I want to do: Move cel phone pictures from the internal memory to the memory card and then transfer to the computer Problem: When I move all photos to card, take card out and then insert into USB card, connect to computer, do my file […]

Keeping My Money Local: San Gabriel Valley Credit Unions

Keeping My Money Local: San Gabriel Valley Credit Unions

After the last post‘s revelation of the 5 days for money to travel to USAA’s otherwise excellent bank in San Antonio, Texas, I’m taking a look at local credit unions again. The idea of keeping my money local is very appealing. Here’s one description of a what a credit union is. A co-operative not-for-profit financial […]

Liveblog: Reading USAA Bank Account Agreement

Liveblog: Reading USAA Bank Account Agreement

Okay, Okay, this is guaranteed to be the most boring liveblog evar. In the spirit of Occupy a Bank Other than Bankof AmericaChaseCitiGroupWellsFargo (i.e, 1 of the Supremely Consolidated Too Big To Fail banks), I’m making a second attempt to move my money from Big Bank to USAA. I hear all the good stuff about […]

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs’s influence on our lives is all-encompassing. Profound. We are as aware of it as we are of the boundary between air and lungs, between water and gills.

The road to illumination

“The road to illumination is paved with bad assumptions.” (I coined that. Yesterday. Topic of conversation: Project Management, specifically defining all the pieces and parts of the project. And you know, discovering my assumptions about it. Including the bad ones.)