A place for Kay to experiment with being a blogger. (Designed for 800x600 resolution at this point... mostly because I haven't found a way to make a background
that also looks good
Friday, January 23, 2004
I hate to admit it... but I fall for it.
That free shipping is so hard to resist, that I end up buying $25 worth of books when I only went looking for one or two... but who really wants to pay for shipping, especially when odds are if I checked every Barnes and Noble in the county I could probably have the books today?
Well... at least they offer the free shipping!
Thursday, January 22, 2004
The wonders of technology.
I've spent some of my spare time recently scanning family photographs -- and been amazed at the way a simple home computer, combined with a simple scanner, and the use of a website like www.dotphoto.com can make digital prints that look so very much like the originals.
My grandfather had a darkroom in his house when my dad was a boy, and at the time that was the amazing technology. I remember as a kid wanting to learn how to have a darkroom of my own, and through the magic of technology it almost feels like I've made one for myself!