Caveat Emptor!

I have lost the 2nd Compaq laptop in 3 years due to motherboard failure this week. No warning, just suddenly dead and every boot attempt results in a beep code saying that the CMOS can’t write to RAM. Replacing the CMOS battery and removing/testing the RAM didn’t help, leaving the motherboard as the culprit. AGAIN. … Read more


I am going to be redesigning my site soon. Whee! But of course, me being me, I am not content with the many site templates I’ve been looking through, so I am looking into designing my own (or basically, figuring out what I want and telling my husband to do it. 🙂 ). So back … Read more