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Changing rear brake pads – caliper piston stuck gotcha, read on! (with VIDEO)

First a question, how many times have you ever changed your rear brake pads.

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Golden Gate Canyon State Park – camping, Aspen Meadows

The following is a trip report for a camping trip we took on July 17th 2015 to the Aspen Meadows campground on the North side of the park. The park is about an hour from Boulder, CO or Denver and is accesable from highway 93 in the east or the Peak to Peak Highway in […]

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SA in the dark ages, 2015 – welcome to the new South Africa!

Welcome to the New South Africa where the government’s lack of planning and their mishandling of the power utility Eskom has led to rolling blackouts. They have literally taken the country back into the dark ages! According the the Economist: THE people of South Africa are learning to live in the dark. Their beleaguered power […]

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Drupal to WordPress Migration Complete!

Finally migrated all 200+ posts to WordPress, sorry Drupal ūüôā Will post on why I moved but mainly WP is much easier to use and I was fed up with messing about with Drupal. Also there was the¬†¬†massive security breach¬†for Drupal 7 none the less.

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Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad – trip report

At the end of June 2015 I had the pleasure of riding the Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad – a small out and back tourist railroad that departs daily (summer 10pm and 2pm) from Leadville, CO and travels north for an hour or so toward the now abandoned town of Climax, CO. It’s a pleasant […]

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Trains stolen from Boulder, CO – new trains on order!

Ok, so I’m not talking about the trains Boulder was promised some 10 years ago, we got a bunch of bloody old tarted up busses with new seats instead. I’m talking about the trains, the wooden Thomas the Tank Engine Trains that reside in the kids section at the Barnes & Noble bookstore. Some rascal […]

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How to Redeem an iTunes Gift Card (No Credit Card Needed!)

In this article I’ll show you how to redeem your iTunes Gift card at the iTunes store. It covers both physical cards bought in stores such as Costco and Best Buy and virtual cards you have received via email. You also won’t have to sign up for an iTunes account which requires a credit card.

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Winmail.dat attachments issue with Apple Mail

It blows my mind that here in 2015 we are still having problems with the old WinMail.dat attachment issue. It stems from the fact that MicrosoftLookOut¬†err,¬†¬†Outlook still uses a proprietary¬†¬†format for its email attachments. There is a workaround which I will link to here for Outlook uses ¬†to tweak their settings that it seems to […]

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test gallery ver 2

This is kool and media file example.

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Ram Dass Gallery test page

Testing out basic gallery build into WP with RD!