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Fools' Errands

Thursday, January 29, 2015      8 comments

I have carried out, quite successfully, any number of fool's errands (fruitless activities) in my lifetime. emoticonRead more

S. NH.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015      9 comments

We had three power outages during storms, this summer. But only one partial day of outage this winter -- so far. None during the latest storm. As soon as the snow allows my lame legs to get out there, I do, however, need to check the propan... Read more

Storm not so bad in S. NH.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015      11 comments

Lots of dry snow, but no power outage.... Read more

Giving Up a Loved Food?

Monday, January 26, 2015      14 comments

I was talking to someone last week and they are having trouble with "letting go" of a favorite food -- a soft drink. I shared with them my experiences with coffee AND ... I used to drink coffee with a HUGE amount of Coffeemate. This, I... Read more

Rene Descarte

Sunday, January 25, 2015      11 comments

People who inspire me, show me how to ... For example: Lee Read more

Have you used your attention, today?

Saturday, January 24, 2015      8 comments

* To better your program? * To better your performance against program? * To make your program more efficient? * To make your program easier? * Do I ask these questions of me? * I am asking these questions of me! Read more

Why was yesterday's blog titled: "Attention -- Achtung!"?

Friday, January 23, 2015      3 comments

Because "attention" can be used at least two ways in English. 1. The cognitive "stuff" that gets applied to problems, learning, skill development, etc. 2. "I have an important thing to tell you, listen up." For Americans, used to ... Read more

Attention -- Achtung

Thursday, January 22, 2015      4 comments

* If you apply your energy, focus, creativity, time, and computer skills, etc. to inspirational words, pictures, web links, and other artifice, there is no doubt that you can collect, write, and otherwise call attention to a limitless number of ... Read more


Tuesday, January 20, 2015      6 comments

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Recursion, Again?

Monday, January 19, 2015      1 comments

Have you noticed the various backgrounds on my blogs? It's hard to tell from looking at them with the super-imposed web pagelet, but they are always tessellated. That is, they always form a perfect seamless tiling. Tessellations, like the m... Read more

Recursion Applied to Weight & Fitness

Friday, January 09, 2015      8 comments

Goals & Objectives -------------------- Goal: I want to be fitter. Some Objectives: * I want to lose 50 pounds * I want to change my eating behavior, permanently * I want to be more active * I want to be able to walk for a... Read more

Successful Change?: LatherRinseRepeat() NOT! ;-)

Thursday, January 08, 2015      6 comments

Thank you, AlexTheHun, for your comment on my previous post on Iteration/Recursion vs. Obsession/Compulsion. As usual, I was unclear. As will be the case from now on, I will attempt (KEY WORD!), if at all, to organize all my posts as ideas... Read more

Terms Defined

Sunday, January 04, 2015      8 comments

Iteration: to carry out the same steps repeatedly in the the service of some objective. Recursion: Often involves iteration, but the steps are adjusted as the goal is reached. -- Results: Iteration allows you to take small st... Read more

So you like adages & neat packages?!

Saturday, January 03, 2015      9 comments

emoticon Simple answers, generally, not found anywhere Read more

where are the statesmen and stateswomen?

Tuesday, December 16, 2014      12 comments

* Not in office! Witness Bill Bradley. * Elizabeth Warren spoke up; Wall Street still got what they wanted. * A few try, but most who do have the gumption, get lost in the noise. * Why can't these people stay in office? .--To... Read more

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