Yet Another To Do List

Brick WallI realize it doesn’t hold a candle to a tablet or a smartphone but if you don’t have one of those or you do but it doesn’t work for you, this is what I use for recurring tasks. I make X’s in the boxes when I succeed. It’s in-my-face on my bulletin board telling me constantly if I’m meeting my goals. Or not. Continue reading

Having Fun With BCC

I only learned about BCC (Blind Carbon Copy) because I needed to. This is how to send one email to a gazillion people with one click but in a way that no-one else on the list knows you’ve sent it. It’s just more polite and private than CC because you’re not sharing everyone’s email address with everyone else. Continue reading

The Cavalry Is Not Coming

Ok, maybe the cavalry’s coming. But not that often.

Recently, through a chance encounter with a distant cousin, I was able to find the correct name, with supporting documentation, for a half 2nd great-grandaunt known as “Jennoriad” in census records, married to a 4th cousin 5 times removed. Continue reading