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Winter is finally over!

April 20th, 2009 · No Comments

Well it’s been a long and cold winter and it’s finally over. Not sure that what we have today (its cold, blowing and raining) is much better but at least almost all the snow has melted except for one recalcitrant blob in a dark corner of the garden. I was tempted to take a power […]

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Tags: Birding · family · Photography

New and Updated Recommendations

March 16th, 2008 · No Comments

I’ve updated the Recommendations page with: updates to the AVG line of products for version 8 Added AVG Internet Security, a full featured product that compares well Norton Internet Security Added AuctionSniper.com, an excellent tool for winning eBay auctions

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Tags: Technology · Update

New look and feel

December 27th, 2007 · No Comments

I have converted all aspect of giraud.com to use the blog as the jumping off point for everything. I have also removed some of the original content from the site to make space for new content. If there was something you enjoyed and want it back, please drop me a line and I’ll be happy […]

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Tags: Blog · Update

Picture galleries converted

December 21st, 2007 · No Comments

All the old picture galleries have been convereted to use gallery2, the new piece of software I’m using to manage my photographs online. You can access the new galleries by clicking on PHOTO GALLERIES at the top of the page. I’ve extolled the virtures of the software below, quite a few of the older galleries […]

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Tags: Blog · Photos · Update

Picture Gallery Updates

December 21st, 2007 · No Comments

I’ve been working behind the scenes converting my photo galleries into the new system on my web site. I’ve converted all the photos and added keywords to about 50% of the pictures. As I install them, the picture galleries will go up and down with unpredictable results.

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Tags: Blog · Photos · Update