Category Archives: Tech/Geek

The evolution of Neopagan.net

(Moved from comments) It looks like Noira has made a good start on the revamp of our website! What do our other readers think? I’ll check with our service provider (Pagan owned and Pagan run Drak.net), but we use only … Continue reading

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Blog software updated

Today, with a certain amount of trepidation, I decided to update the Word Press software that runs this blog. To my great relief, everything works fine! The problem we had with false “no comments” notices was fixed by updating Spam … Continue reading

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We’re So Convenienced, It’s an
Inconvenience

I used to live a cheaper and better life in many respects.

Our fridge broke down, on a Friday of course. Totally. About four years old. Just past the warrantee. No warning signs. Temp seemed fine all along until sometime during Thursday night. We had gotten an expensive model that had an ice and water dispenser, complete with lock function. ‘Cause we deserved it. Well, I’m to the snappish point and my ‘tude is now that I’m not going to ride the dang things to Mars and back so give me simple, cheap, and durable.

In the last 12 years, I’ve had 2 larger chest freezers, two fridges, and one standing freezer die on me, all relatively young units, only the last one a more expensive model. Only one died when it wasn’t the weekend or a major feast holiday. No joke. Neither is that kind of waste. Continue reading

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