Category Archives: Technology and The Kat


Remember that awful story I told you on Saturday about how I fell for a scammer? It goes on… My computer was acting funny after I hung up with Mr. Scammer, so I did the thing we have all learned … Continue reading

Posted in Technology and The Kat | 4 Comments

News of the weird.

BIG NEWS TODAY! My printer, which stopped communicating with my computer back in March when we swapped out the printer stand for three file cabinets, suddenly started working today. I was printing something to pdf but clicked on the wrong … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, Silliness, Technology and The Kat | 5 Comments

Money, money, money

Sometimes spending money is fun — buying yarn, going on a vacation, upgrading your phone. But when money is spent simply to maintain the status quo? Not so much fun. Case in point: we are emptying the checking account and … Continue reading

Posted in Antler Lake, Bloopers, Jeopardy!, Matthew, Miscellaneous, Motorcars, Smokey, Technology and The Kat, What's going on | 9 Comments

Excitement! I changed my desk!

Of course, I forgot to take a before photo. Just know that my monitor and computer have lived on a card table for over ten years. A card table is 34″x34″, which doesn’t leave much space after the shelf (pictured … Continue reading

Posted in Technology and The Kat | 10 Comments

Whatever could this be?

To be continued…

Posted in Antler Lake, Rural life, Technology and The Kat | 1 Comment

Well, that didn’t take long.

…and I say, Why not?

Posted in Technology and The Kat | 2 Comments

Question(s) for you.

In the tradition of La Harlot, I am asking The Blog for advice. (This is also known as consulting the Hive Mind. You can decide for yourself whether you part of The Blog or the Hive Mind.) Younger Son, the … Continue reading

Posted in Technology and The Kat | 10 Comments

Finally on a Friday.

Let’s do bullet points, m’kay? My computer that died two weeks ago came back to life. Sort of. Last Sunday it was turned on — don’t ask me why it was on, cuz I have no idea — but the … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew, Matthew, Technology and The Kat | 2 Comments

So sad.

photo credit: Time for a nap via photopin (license) My computer died Sunday morning. Well, most of the computer is probably still fine. Certainly the keyboard and mouse and monitor and speakers and external hard drive are working as well … Continue reading

Posted in Rants, various, Technology and The Kat | 9 Comments

FO Friday.

Two pairs of socks that had been OTN for months (and months!) finally got finished last weekend. Both are made from Plymouth Yarn Socketta, colors 618 (left) and 5618 (right). I decided I was tired of plain vanilla socks when I … Continue reading

Posted in FO, Socks, Technology and The Kat, Web/Tech | 3 Comments