Category: Making & Fixing

How to Carve a Dragon Pumpkin

I really need to make things more often. This was just a pumpkin carving, but it still scratched a deep psychological itch or two… more on that in a minute. After carving a “normal” jack-o-lantern, I tried to prompt Sydney to think of something special to do for the other. Kitty? Witch? Quickly fired up images.google.com...

Macbook adapter surgery: success!

A couple of weeks ago I bought a replacement adapter for the household computers. The old one gave up the ghost; internal problem of some sort. So I popped on down to the Apple store. $79 for a replacement; ouch. But, I do really like being able to charge the...