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My birthday is coming up. That means it is time to renew the registration on our vehicles. I was able to renew mine online. But, my wife’s vehicle needs a...

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I like the Wayback Machine. It has saved me multiple times when researching an issue only to find that the website is defunct. But, after deprecating my ol...

In Progress

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I am still working on my blog. In fact, my to-do list keeps getting longer:

Hello (Again) World

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I started blogging back in 2003 after moving from Northern California to Northeast Ohio. Since I was suddenly working from home, I felt the need to fill the...


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When I started my Toastmasters journey five years ago, I did not quite know what to expect. I started on June 1, 2014, when an impending work presentation le...